About Kuching International Airport
Built by the British Government of Sarawak in the 1940's, Kuching International Airport (KIA) has since become a gateway to the state of Sarawak as well as Brunei and Sabah. KIA is located 11km south of the city of Kuching.
The airport's terminal is capable of handling 5 million passengers annually, making it the fourth busiest airport in Malaysia after KLIA, Kota Kinabalu International Airport and Penang International Airport. It can also accommodate the Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 aircrafts. The airport has a variety of retail and duty-free outlets, cafés and restaurants, as well as premium passenger lounges for your travelling convenience and comfort.
The airport is also an airbase for the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF).
PM LAUNCHES LANGKAWI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT’S BRAND NEW VIP ANNEX COMPLEX
17 March 2015
- The Prime Minister YAB Dato’
Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak launched the brand new VIP Annex Complex at
Langkawi International Airport (LIA) today. The new complex has been named
Kompleks Lang Merah, after...