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Royal Thai Navy - Senior Appointments (October 2001)
Commander in Chief            Adm Prasert Bunsong

Deputy Commander in Chief        Adm Somchai Thavornvanich

Assistant Commander in Chief    Adm Sindhu Vongpaiboon

Chief of Staff                Adm Thaveesak Somapa

Deputy Chief of Staff            VAdm Chumpol Pachusanon

Asst. Chief of Staff for Personnel    VAdm Phaisarn Amraparn

Asst. Chief of Staff for Intelligence    VAdm Sarmpob Amraparn

Asst. Chief of Staff for Operations    VAdm Prajit Pittayapat

Asst. Chief of Staff for Logistics    VAdm Teerasak Vacharamoon

Navy Adviser                Adm Navee Santikanavin

Chief, Naval Secretariat            RAdm Narong Thesvisarn

Naval Administration Department
Director-General                  RAdm Thienchai Mangkorn

Naval Personnel Department
Director-General                RAdm Kuakool Nakabhat

Naval Intelligence Department
Director-General                RAdm PrawitSrisukwattana

Naval Operations Department
Director-General                RAdm Wanlop Kerdpon

Naval Transportation Department
Director-General                RAdm Apivat Srivasna

Naval Logistics Department
Director-General                RAdm Nipon Jaksudun

Naval Communications Department
Director-General                RAdm Nopadol Chokerada

Naval Civil Affairs Department
Director-General                RAdm Chaklavuth Soontornsima

Office of the Comptroller of the RTN
Comptroller                    VAdm Sanya Putiyothin
Deputy Comptroller            RAdm Suchart Hongprasong
Asst. Comptroller                RAdm Sinad Hongsakul
                        RAdm Rapol Kamklai

Naval Inspector-General Department
Director-General                RAdm Decha Yooprot

Royal Thai Fleet
Commander-in-Chief            Adm Chai Suwannaparp
Deputy Commanders            VAdm Yongyudt Nopakun
    VAdm Yodchai Choomsang Na     Ayudhya
Chief of Staff                VAdm Surin Rerng-Arom
Deputy Chief of Staff            RAdm Tripiti Uttamote
                        RAdm Suchart Yanothai

First Fleet Area
Commander                    VAdm Kitti Kulpaijit
Deputy-Commanders             RAdm Kajornsak Pradapwit
                        RAdm Sak Wasikasin
Chief of Staff                RAdm. Kampanart  Poocharoenyos

Second Fleet Area
Commander                    VAdm Sunthorn Suksawai
Deputy Commanders            RAdm Vichit Yuktanont
                        RAdm Sa-ngad Amchit
Chief of Staff                Radm Kamol Suttasarnsuntorn

Third Fleet Area
Commander                    VAdm Pairoj Teerachai
Deputy-Commanders            RAdm Somkid Tanprasert
                        RAdm Somsak Thanompol
Chief of Staff                RAdm Nikhom Homcharoem

Coastal Defence Force
Commander                    VAdm Chart Navavijit
Deputy Commanders            RAdm Paiboon Termsomkate
                        RAdm Somnuk Arsai
Chief of Staff                RAdm Veerayuth Uttamote

Coastal Defence Force Region 1
Commander                    RAdm. Chatchawarn                             Srimanontaparinya

Coastal Defence Force Region 2
Commander                    RAdm Sompong Songstit

Coastal Defence Force Region 3
Commander                    RAdm Veerapol Kijsombat

Patrol Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Veerapon Varanont

Frigate Squadron One
Commander                    RAdm Kamthorn  Poomhiran

Frigate Squadron Two
Commander                    RAdm Sirichai Khanithakul

Offshore Helicopter Carrier Patrol Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Yodchai Ruksumruad

Mine Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Rungrat Boonyaratapan

Amphilbious Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Thakerngsak Wangkaew

Combat Support Service Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Somdej Tongpium

Riverine Squadron
Commander                    RAdm Apichat Pengsrithong

Naval Air Division
Commander                    RAdm Supakorn Buranadirok

Fleet Training Command
Commander                    RAdm Banyong Nisamaneepong

Royal Thai Marine Corps
Commandant                VAdm Terdsak Satiansawas
Deputy Commandants            RAdm Teerapan Timprasert
                        RAdm Tasnai Kulsrisombat
Chief of Staff                RAdm Ekkachai Chomsuwan
Director of Training Centre        RAdm Pisit Klinfuang

Marine Division
Commander                    RAdm Therdsak Promsiri

Air and Coastal Defence Command
Commandant                RAdm Patcharapol Kittinavee

Sattahip Naval Base
Commandant                VAdm Suthat Kayim
Deputy Commandant            RAdm Vichit Yooktanon
Chief of Staff                RAdm Prateep Chuenarom
Director of Workshop Department     RAdm Polpak Khetkarn

Bangkok Naval Base
Commandant                RAdm Supoj Prueksa

Songkhla Naval Base
Commandant                RAdm Woravut Aiemcharoen

Phang-Nga Naval Base
Commandant                RAdm Chamnong Kittipeerachon

Naval Dockyard Department
Director-General                VAdm Peerajitr Surakaga
Deputy Director-General for
Administration                     RAdm Songsak Kittipeerachol
Technician                    RAdm Veerawat Wongdontri
Chief Engineer                RAdm Pisit Yoorod
Director of Engineering
Development Department            RAdm Chayuti Wongkrajarng
Director of Design and Plans
Department Technical            RAdm Surapong Chala-um
Civil Engineering                RAdm MondithCluabtong

Thonburi Naval Dockyard
Director                    RAdm Polpak Katekarn

Phrachulachomklao Naval Dockyard
Deputy Director                RAdm Vorapot Vanintanon
Asst. Director of Planning        RAdm Montchai Wibuktanont
Asst. Director of Production        RAdm Chalong Pattanasopon

Naval Electronics Department
Director-General                RAdm Vanit Poomkajorn

Naval Ordnance Department
Director-General                     RAdm Chaiwat Pukkarat

Naval Public Works Department
Director-General                     RAdm Jarai Komutdang

Naval Supply Department
Director-General                     RAdm Kobpong Tongkumwong

Naval Finance Department
Director-General                     RAdm Thavit Parakawong Na Ayudhaya

Naval Transportation Department
Director                    RAdm Somkid Tanprasert

Naval Hydrographic Department
Director-General                VAdm Vichai Chantan
Deputy Director-General            RAdm Saneh Sunthornmongkol
Asst. Director-General             RAdm Nakorn Thanuvong

Naval Welfare Department
Director-General                  RAdm Charnchai Charoensuwan

Naval Science Department
Director-General                     RAdm Udomsak Ekkapum

Naval Reserach and Development Office
Director-General                     RAdm Tana Bunnag

Institute of Advanced Naval Studies
Superintendent                VAdm Thewintr Mungthanya
Deputy Superintendent            RAdm Sophon Bumroongpol
Chief of Staff                Capt. Chatchaval Amrapal

Naval War College
Commander                    RAdm Sombat Aksornsri

Naval Education Department
Director-General                VAdm Pratheepden Veskawee
Deputy Director-General             RAdm Veerapan Ngokngarm
Chief of Staff                RAdm Thaweesak Dangchai

Naval Academy
Commander                    VAdm Paisal Nopasintuwong
Deputy Commander            RAdm Somjai Wattanayothin
Chief of Staff                RAdm Sommai Prakarnsamut
Head of Education                RAdm Sommart Vimooktanon

Naval Staff College
Commandant                RAdm Samart Jampeerat