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    Don Muang Airfield (Bangkok Airport) Bangkok Thailand

Location
Located in Bangkok. Also sometimes spelled "Don Maung".

Construction
Built prior to the war.

Wartime History
Occupied by the Japanese.

Japanese Units Based at Bangkok
12th Sentai (Ki-21) early 1942 - ?

American Missions Against Bankok
December 26, 1942 - February 7, 1945

Occupied after the offical surrender of Japan, Allied forces entered the airport on September 3, 1945. RAF 152 Squadron was one of the first to arrive, to service Spitfires transiting to Saigon.

Today
The airport is still in use as Bangkok's main airport.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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