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Tourists Taking Runway Selfies at Phuket Airport Risk the Death Penalty

Tourists Taking Runway Selfies at Phuket Airport Risk the Death Penalty

Old Apr 9, 19, 8:53 am
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Tourists Taking Runway Selfies at Phuket Airport Risk the Death Penalty

Make sure your last selfie is a good one!

From Travel Pulse: https://www.travelpulse.com/news/air...h-penalty.html
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Old Apr 9, 19, 9:26 am
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Maybe the death penalty for this offence is slightly exaggerated.

Can you imagine the international outcry/turmoil if a farang is sentenced to death for this offence?
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Old Apr 9, 19, 9:47 am
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This article is taking story out of content. There will be a zone created on the beach farther down the beach for tourist to take selfies. The Deputy Director Of HKT airport was taking about drones flying to close to planes and laser pointers shined at the pilots and the penalties that can occur.

https://www.thephuketnews.com/safety...d4ZRAUZeDCE.97
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Old Apr 9, 19, 10:44 am
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Originally Posted by northsideguy View Post
This article is taking story out of content. There will be a zone created on the beach farther down the beach for tourist to take selfies. The Deputy Director Of HKT airport was taking about drones flying to close to planes and laser pointers shined at the pilots and the penalties that can occur.

https://www.thephuketnews.com/safety...d4ZRAUZeDCE.97
Well, good to know that the death penalty might only apply to those flying drones or using laser pointers .
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Old Apr 10, 19, 6:51 pm
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It's known as the Darwin Effect - cleansing the gene pool
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