General Information

Yangon International Airport (YIA) and its website is operated and brought to you by Yangon Aerodrome Co. Ltd (YACL). The use of the words “Airport, “We”, “Us” and “Our” shall refer to YIA. We understand the importance in respecting your personal data privacy and are committed to protecting it. This privacy policy will describe the basis on the collection of your personal data, how we use or disclose it, as well as your rights**over it.

Collection of your Personal data**

We may collect personal data from you such as:

  • Your name, email, contact number and address when you contact us directly, either through the means of an online inquiry/feedback form, survey form, or any other events or promotions whereby we require your personal information.
  • Details of your visit and usage of the website. This includes but are not subjected to – traffic information, location information, visit history, which pages you frequent, and your activities undertaken on the website.
  • Details from your computer such as the operating system, your IP address and browser type.
  • Other data about you from other sources**

What we use your personal data for**

We may use your personal data for the reasons as mentioned below:

  • Contacting you when we reply to your feedback or inquiry
    Contacting you for other reasons to which you have consented to be contacted for (e.g. Marketing, Products & Services, Recommendations, Promotions, Special Offers, News etc.)
  • To notify you of any changes to this website, our products or services
  • Surveys, Researches and Statistical Analysis
  • Improving the Airport’s facilities, services and customer experience
  • Administration purposes
  • Other situations where we will give you prior notice of the purpose of the data collection and shall only use them for the purpose to which they were collected for

Confidentiality and Disclosure

We respect your privacy and will keep all personal information confidential. The personal data may only be disclosed to members within our group or to other personnel for the purposes which we have previously gained your consent for (i.e. research, feedback, statistical studies etc.). We will not disclose your personal data to any unauthorized personnel unless required by the laws of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Data Security**

We will make every effort to ensure that your personal data is safe with us and protected from any unauthorized access or usage. Security measures will be taken to ensure that your personal data is safeguarded in a secure environment through the use of Firewalls and intrusion detection systems (HK). Steps will also be taken to ensure that the details of your personal data are not kept for longer than it is necessary.

Although we are committed to protecting your personal data, you acknowledge that the transmission of information via the internet or on this website is not entirely secure, thus, we cannot guarantee the security of any of your personal data transferred via this website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own expense.

Use of cookies

Cookies are small files which are stored in your computer when you use this website. Essentially, it enables us to retrieve information such as your IP address, operating system, browser type, website visit history, as well as the activities undertaken by you on this website. Such information retrieved from cookies will be used to assist in the improvement of the website so as to provide a more pleasant and personalized surfing experience.

We will not use cookies to collect any personal information from you, but you can still choose to not accept cookies by de-activating them under the settings function in your browser. However, if you do de-activate them, certain areas of the website may not be fully functional or available to you.

Third Party Websites

The Yangon International Airport Website provides links to some other third party websites. These third party websites have their own privacy policies and are not covered under our privacy policy. We will not be responsible or liable for their policies.

Rights**

You have the rights to request that we do not process your personal data for the purposes as mentioned above by contacting us at data.protection@yangon.aero

You may also contact us to ask us about the personal data that we hold about you, or to amend any inaccurate personal information.

Changes to Privacy Policy**

The Privacy Policy will be subjected to change as per periodic review. Any changes made to the Privacy Policy will be posted on this page and we highly recommend that you check this page regularly for any updates or changes. Should you have any questions or comments regarding our privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us as data.protection@yangon.aero