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).
SHAHEEN AIR BEGINS FLYING FOUR TIMES A WEEK TO KL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
22 April 2016
SEPANG –Shaheen Air, a private Pakistani carrier, has started its four times weekly flights to KL International Airport (KLIA). Its inaugural flight arrived today at 10 am and was welcomed with the traditional water turret salute by Malaysia Airports Airport Fire and Rescue Services. The four times a week service from Lahore – Kuala Lumpur –...