Jet-Ski Operator on Beach in Phuket Found Without License

Thalang –

A jet-ski operator on a beach in Cherng Talay was found without licenses for some of the jet-skis.

The Phuket Marine Police told the Phuket Express that over the past weekend they inspected jet-skis on Bang Tao Beach.

Some of the jet-skis were found with no licenses and some found with expired licenses. The Jet-ski operator has been fined according to the Navigation in the Thai Waters Act.

The Phuket Marine Police told the Phuket Express that operators using unlicensed jet-skis shall be fined up to 10,000 baht. Driving jet-skis with no driving license can be jailed up to six months or fined from 1,000 to 10,000 baht.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.