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  Passenger Opinions about Phnom Penh Airport   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Phnom Penh Airport indeed doesn't have much to offer in the way of shopping or eating, but for smokers it has one of the best smoking lounges I've ever seen: comfortable chairs, tv screens, sometimes even free cigarettes as the lounge is operated by the manufacturer of 555 cigarettes.
Pochentong International Airport-very nice and clean but the food in the airport is overpriced.
Pochentong International airport, Phnom Penh works well and is very clean.
www.airlinequality.com /Airports/Airport_forum/pnh.htm   (1037 words)

  
 Welcome to Trishawtours - Facts & Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
A visas on arrival, valid for 30 days, is issued at Pochentong International Airport, Phnom Penh, and at Siem Reap Airport, The visa cost is US$20 for Tourist and US$25 for Business.
In Siem Reap, there are several small hotels along the road between the airport and the town.
Photography in airports, railway stations and near any military installation is forbidden, and discretion should be used when photographing people, particularly monks.
www.trishawtours.com /facts_information.html   (678 words)

  
 Phnom Penh International Airport - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Phnom Penh International Airport (IATA: PNH, ICAO: VDPP) is the main airport of Cambodia and is located in the country's capital city, Phnom Penh.
The airport's former name was Pochentong International Airport.
Cambodia Airports Home of Pochentong (Phnom Penh) and Angkor (Siemreap) International Airports.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pochentong_International_Airport   (136 words)

  
 Phnom Penh hotels by Stayxs Hotel Reservations
Location 10 km away from Pochentong International Airport and within 5 minutes walk to the Royal Palace and the National Museum.
Pochentong International Airport can be reached within 15 minutes..
At the bottom of the hill is a small zoo, but its most endearing residents, the monkeys, live free in the trees.
www.stayxs.com /cambodia/phnom-penh.html   (662 words)

  
 Chapter IX   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The deep sea port of Sihanoukvill is to be integrated with the 46 international ports in Asean countries, thus enabling the opening of Cambodian markets to the regional and the world markets.
In August 1995, improvement of Pochentong International Airport was underway with the assistance from the Government of France (US$20,000,000) and some works undertaken on BOT (Built-Operate-Transfer) basis by a Joint Venture among French-Malaysian and Cambodian [Societe Concessionnaire L’ Aroport (SCA)].
Airport direct investment under BOT or other forms of contracts to operate and manage the airports of Koh Kong, Rattanakiri and Kang Keng ariport (in Sihanoukvill) have been planned construct a new international Airport at Dam Deck District, Siem Reap province.
god-home.myweb.hinet.net /davidphat/book1/chapter_ix.htm   (640 words)

  
 Ministry of Interior :: Cambodia
This was my first time at Pochentong International Airport (third visit to Cambodia) and confirmed first hand the revolting rumors of Customs Officers and SCA Officers asking for “tips” and “coffee money.” The saddest part about the whole situation is that these public officials only targeted Cambodian citizens or US citizens born in Cambodia.
I was at the airport on Monday, October 3, 2005, at around 11:30 AM for my scheduled departure from the country.
Instead of having fancy suggestion boxes in the airport, why not have a live human in the area where problem can be handled in an effective and efficient manner.
www.interior.gov.kh /q_view.asp?qid=219   (1159 words)

  
 The Cambodia Daily WEEKEND
Cambodia's new elite anti-terrorist unit assembles during a five-day hostage rescue exercise at Pochentong International Airport in June.
Pochentong Airport, considered one of the most critical security locations, will be installed with closed-circuit television cameras operated by police specialists, Hok Lundy said.
In the event of an attack, the airport's security plan entails notifying police, evacuating and shutting the airport and waiting for the experts to arrive.
www.camnet.com.kh /cambodia.daily/selected_features/terror.htm   (2459 words)

  
 Factoids - General info on Cambodia
Visas: A visa on arrival, valid for 30 days, is issued at Pochentong International Airport, Phnom Penh and at Siem Reap Airport.
Airport taxis: A non-metered taxi from Siem Reap Airport into town, 8km away, costs US$5 and takes 10-15 minutes.
For visitors entering Cambodia through Pochentong International Airport, Phnom Penh, a taxi into the city will cost US$7 and takes approximately 15 minutes.
www.chezom.com /factoids   (516 words)

  
 Hanuman Tourism Voyages - Cambodge: General Information
Pochentong International Airport serves the capital of Phnom Penh and Siem Reap International Airport acts as a newly popular portal to the temples of Angkor.
One-month tourist visas are issued upon arrival at international airports, costing US $20.
Most hotels accept international credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard and travellers checks can be easily cashed.
www.hanumantourism.com /French/cambodge/information.htm   (920 words)

  
 Casino Airports, and Budget Airlines
Continuing with the fine print, my hopes for the lost souls at Poipet Immigration were further dashed by the announcement that, "e-Visa is presently available for entry to the Kingdom of Cambodia via Phnom Penh Pochentong International airport and Siem Reap International airport only," and not at any of the overland immigration points.
So as it stands, travellers arriving by air have a choice of paying 25 bucks for their visa online, or walking in to the airport with a blank passport and a headshot and paying US$20 for the stamp at the counter as they have done for years.
Airports check aircraft often and thoroughly because they want to avoid crashes at all costs.
homepage.mac.com /jeffreystudebaker/060512.html   (1151 words)

  
 Northbridge Community Cambodia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The residential development focuses on the international school as the core of the community.
Northbridge Cambodia provides a community that is adjacent to the Northbridge International School Cambodia and within easy commuting distance from the city’s commercial center and airport.
Northbridge is ideally located 6km from the city center and only 2km from Pochentong International Airport.
www.northbridgecommunities.com /community-cambodia/index.html   (634 words)

  
 Cheap flights to Cambodia with consolidators airfare
Cambodia's Phnom Penh Pochentong International Airport is situated 10 kilometers (6 miles) from the capital Phnom Penh.
Pochentong International Airport is a nice modern little airport, decorated with teak woods and Cambodian figures in all the airport halls.
Phnom Penh Pochentong airport is also the hub of many national Cambodian airlines for domestic flights.
www.thaipro.com /flights/cheap-cambodia-flights.htm   (583 words)

  
 INCSR -- 2002 Southeast Asia and the Pacific   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Cambodia's progress in improving law enforcement and limiting corruption in 2002 was limited; ingrained corruption and endemic poverty hindered the government's ability to mount a sustained effort against narcotics trafficking.
This total included 16 Vietnamese and one Thai, in addition to a Taiwanese woman who was apprehended at the airport with 1.9 kilograms of heroin wrapped around her body.
The country's main international airport, Pochentong International Airport in Phnom Penh, suffers from lax customs and immigration controls, and some illegal narcotics are believed to transit there en route to foreign destinations.
russia.shaps.hawaii.edu /drugs/incsr2002/incsr_2002_cambodia.html   (2089 words)

  
 Tonle Hotel and Restaurant, Tonle Hotel, Cozy Tonle Hoel, Hotel in Cambodia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
From Pochentong International Airport to anywhere in Phnom Penh will cost you $5.00 per trip which is about 8 kilometers.
There are many International and local hotels and guest houses in Siem Reap, as well as numerous restaurants.
The airport is about 5km from town center and the main temples are located between 5km to 10km from the city central.
www.tonlehotel.com /cambodia_fact_sheet.html   (1276 words)

  
 What's New
Tele 2 is widely seen as having done much to link Cambodian telecommunications users to the rest of the world with its affordable international service and has also made a real contribution to strengthening the country's local communication infrastructure.
Pochentong Airport became even more of a modern world airport last month with the signing of an agreement between French Societe Concessionnaire de l'Aeroport and Red Dot Cambodia Company Ltd. The agreement includes an agreement with Samsung to provide television sets inside Pochentong for airing advertising, infomercials and entertainment programs.
Under a concession agreement dated July 6, 1995 an agreement was signed on January 14 this year, the Royal Government of Cambodia has appointed the Societe to carry out the design, financing, construction, operation and maintenance of Pochentong International Airport and retained the services of Cambodia Airport Management Services.
www.leisurecambodia.com /Leisure_Cambodia/No.09/what's_new.htm   (1526 words)

  
 Dragonair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Qingdao (Qingdao Liuting International Airport) (passenger and cargo)
Xiamen (Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport) (passenger and cargo)
Taipei (Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport) (passenger and cargo)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dragonair   (982 words)

  
 Brudirect.com  - News Updates
In the run-up to the summits, the Cambodian government has made many efforts to improve the shape of the capital, from paving the main streets to taking more security measures to guarantee the success of the meetings, Cambodian newspapers reported.
The daily papers reported that the Pochentong International Airport in Phnom Penh has taken on a new look after renovation work in accordance with international standards.
The hardship in finding a vacant parking space at the airport would no longer be a problem with the newly constructed 26,126 sq metres parking lot.
www.brudirect.com /DailyInfo/News/Archive/Oct02/191002/bb23.htm   (441 words)

  
 INCSR -- 2003 Southeast Asia and the Pacific   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The country's main international airport, Pochentong International Airport in Phnom Penh, and the regional airport in Siem Riep suffer from lax customs and immigration controls.
With the assistance of the UNODC, the World Health Organization (WHO), the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), and NGOs, the NACD is attempting to boost awareness about drug abuse among the populace--especially Cambodian youth--through the use of pamphlets, posters, and public service announcements.
For the first time in over three decades, there has been relative political stability since the formation of a democratically-elected coalition government and National Assembly in 1998, which were followed in 2003 by national elections that were relatively free of violence.
russia.shaps.hawaii.edu /drugs/incsr2003/incsr_2003_cambodia.html   (2656 words)

  
 Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh Cambodia
Surrounded by colonial buildings such as the National Library, the Post Office, City Hall, close to embassies, the CBD and the renowned "Wat Phnom Pagoda".
The 140 elegantly designed guest rooms inclusive of 12 spacious business suites at the Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh provide first class comfort, complemented by facilities and amenities to cater for the international business and leisure traveler.
Limousine transfer to and from Pochentong International Airport.
www.aroundasia.com /SunwayHotelPhnomPenh.htm   (208 words)

  
 Southeast Asia Diary: A Day in the Killing Fields
Pochentong International Airport is no larger than an American municipal airport.
The arrival lounge is clean and orderly, a surprise considering that artillery shells decimated the control tower and radar system four months ago.
The Khmer Rouge had a public image to protect among the international community, despite its attempts to isolate Cambodia from the rest of the world.
edwebproject.org /seasia/killingfields.html   (5026 words)

  
 Phnom Penh Hotels, Central, Cambodia
Set among spacious gardens, waterfalls and manicured lawns this deluxe hotel is conveniently locatied on the banks of the Mekong river, with 267 well furnished rooms and a choice of restaurants with French, Cantonese or Szechuan cuisine.
Pochentong International Airport is approximately 20 minutes drive away.
Transfer time from Poechentong International Airport is approximately 20 minutes.
www.visit-mekong.com /hotels/cambodia/central/phnom-penh.htm   (1075 words)

  
 Phnom Penh Pochentong International Airport - PNH - Phnom Penh International - Airport Guide - Cambodia
The airport is situated six miles (10km) west of Phnom Penh.
Airport facilities include foreign exchange, cafes and a food court, shops, duty free, and a post office.
International flights: US$25 (adults), US$13 (children under 12); Domestic: US$6.
www.wordtravels.com /Airports/Cambodia/Phnom+Penh+International   (314 words)

  
 Cambodia Flight Clearance Procedure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
All flights into, from or over the territory of Cambodia and landing in such territory shall be carried out in accordance with the valid regulations of Cambodia regarding civil aviation authority.
Aircraft landing in or departing from the territory of Cambodia must first land at or finally depart from an international airport.
The International Notam Office is combined with the Flight Plan Department located at Pochentong International Airport.
www.thaiflyingclub.com /linkprocedurecambodia.html   (297 words)

  
 Phnom Penh International Airport - TravelPuppy.com
Pochentong (PNH) is 8 kilometres or 5 miles from Phnom Penh.
US$20 for international departures at Pochentong Airport and US$15 for holders of Cambodian passports.
Children less than 4 years of age are exempt of this tax.
travelpuppy.com /cambodia/phnom-penh/international-airport.htm   (252 words)

  
 PPP 11/02: 'Airport robbery'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
It is the culture of extortion at Pochentong International Airport in Phnom Penh.
If you are an overseas Khmer traveling through Pochentong over the years, you know exactly what I am talking about.
The airport custom officials know full well that they can get away with it.
www.phnompenhpost.com /TXT/letters/L1102-3.htm   (431 words)

  
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Holiday International Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Phnom Penh's business, shopping and entertainment district.
After a comfortable 20 minutes ride from Phnom Penh International Airport formerly Pochentong International Airport, you are assured of a warm welcome and personal escort to your room following a speedy check-in.
The graciousness and warmth of Khmer hospitality find vibrant expression at Holiday International Hotel.
www.holidayhotelcambodia.com   (92 words)

  
 Brudirect.com  - News Updates
His Majesty at the Pochentong International Airport with Cambodian officials.
Present at the Pochentong International Airport to bid farewell to His Majesty were Sok Ann, Senior Minister and a Minister in the Cabinet Office, as well as other officials from the Cambodian government.
Also present at the airport were Awang Zainidi bin Hj Sidup, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to Cambodia and officers of the Embassy.
www.brudirect.com /DailyInfo/News/Archive/Nov02/071102/bb05.htm   (164 words)

  
 Cambodia - Phnom Penh Hotels in Phnom Penh
A mere 20-minute drive from the Phnom Penh International Airport, your stay at the exclusive 5-star Himawari Hotel Apartments allows you to spend less time travelling, and more time on what is important to you.
The property is located 10 minutes from the airport and moments away from the Embassies, banks, government offices and the business district.
It was first established in 1929, and in its early heyday enjoyed an international clientele comprising globetrotters and adventurers, writers and journalists, royalty and dignitaries.
www.visit-mekong.com /hotels/cambodia/phnom-penh/phnom-penh.htm   (1422 words)

  
 Cambodia travel guide - Wikitravel
Much of the population still subsists on less than US$1 a day, the provision of even basic services remains spotty, and political intrigue remains as complex and opaque as ever; but the security situation has improved immeasurably, and increasing numbers of visitors are rediscovering Cambodia's temples and beaches.
Visa is available on arrival at Pochentong International Airport (Phnom Penh), Siem Reap International Airport, all six international border crossings with Thailand, some international border crossings with Vietnam, and at the main border crossing with Laos.
Phnom Penh International Airport (previously Pochentong International Airport) and Siem Reap - Angkor International Airport are the two airports used for travel to and from Cambodia.
wikitravel.org /en/Cambodia   (4430 words)

  
 Bayon Pearnik - Cambodia - Visa & Travel Information
Beside these major border checkpoints, there are others open as official international entry/exit points from neighboring countries.
However, they are not widely used and so it’s probably best to stick with the ones that are well known and (scams aside) reliable.
Vietnamese visas are not available at Vietnamese border crossing or airports so contact the nearest consulate to obtain one.
www.bayonpearnik.com /Cambodia/TravelInformation.html   (819 words)

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