August 24, 2009 – Commander of Phuket Provincial Police Pol.Maj.Gen. Pikad Tantipongs leads a security training and drill at Phuket international airport.
Pol.Maj.Gen. Pikad said this security exercise will start from August 24 to 28. The meeting between the concern authorities will be on August 24. Then a briefing and training will be carried on August 27-28 the last two days of the drill. According to National Security Plan, the drill will be held at Chiangmai Airport, Konkean Airport and Suvarnabhumi Airport besides Phuket airport also. The exercise and training help the teams to go over each process so that they could operate effectively during an emergency.