10 Apr Successful A-CDM trainings in Bangkok
In June and September 2018 To70 instructors conducted two successful Airport CDM trainings in Bangkok Thailand. The trainings aim to prepare Thai Airport partners for implementation in the coming years.
The first training in June 2018 at Suvarnabhumi International Airport aimed to provide general information on Airport CDM in assignment of AEROTHAI. The training, conducted by Karin Elbers and Matthew Shepherd in cooperation with To70 Thailand colleagues Nikki Limtanakool and Naratip Pholthavee, involved multiple partners including Airports of Thailand (AOT). The training was conducted in four days, for partners’ management, Operation and Engineering, and AEROTHAI staff.
The second training in September 2018 at Don Mueang International Airport in assignment of Airports of Thailand aimed to focus more on airport staff and consequences. The training was conducted by Karin Elbers and Eugène Tuinstra, again in cooperation with To70 Thailand colleagues Nikki Limtanakool and Naratip Pholthavee,. The link with AFTM and Airport Operations Centre (APOC, or AOCC) was made in order to prepare for future developments.
About AEROTHAI. Aeronautical Radio of Thailand Limited (AEROTHAI) is a State Enterprise under the Ministry of Transport. With the consent of the Royal Thai Government, a group of airlines founded AEROTHAI in 1948 to provide air navigation services for airline operations. In 1963, the Government acquired the majority of the Company’s share capital from the founding airlines thereby altering the Company’s status to that of a State Enterprise.
AEROTHAI operates with a commitment to maintain a quality of air navigation services in accordance with international standards and to upgrade technology and human resources with the goal to enhance national capacity and develop the aviation industry in Thailand.
About AOT. The Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited (AOT) is a public limited company at 333 Cherdwutagard Road, Don Muang, Bangkok 10210, Thailand. AOT is a leader of Thailand’s airport business operator. Its main business lines are managing, operating and developing airports. Presently, AOT has 6 international airports under responsibility: Don Mueang, Phuket, Chiang Mai, Hat Yai, Chiang Rai and Suvarnabhumi, all of which accommodate both domestic and international hights.
About To70. To70 was founded in The Netherlands in 2000 and has since expanded with offices in Europe, Australia, Asia and Latin-America. Our clients include airports, airlines, governments and air navigation service providers. At to70 we believe that society’s demand for transport and mobility can be met in a safe, efficient, environmentally friendly and economically viable manner. To achieve this, policy and business decisions have to be based on objective information. With our diverse team of specialists and generalists to70 provides pragmatic solutions and expert advice, based on high-quality data-driven analyses.