About Melaka Airport
Built in 1952, Melaka Airport serves the city and the state of Malacca, as well as northern Johor. Formerly known as Batu Berendam Airport, the airport is located 10km from the historic town of Malacca and occupies 141 acres (0.57 km2) of land.
In May 2009, a new terminal, which can accommodate up to 1.5 million passengers per year, was opened to cater to the increase in business and leisure travellers to Malacca.
The airport is also used as the base of the Malaysian Flying Academy (MFA), which has been operating out of the airport since 1987.
2 airports receive Aerodrome Certification and 6 airports receive SMS certification from DCA
14 November 2013
Sepang, 14 November 2013 - Two more airports under Malaysia Airports' management have received Aerodrome Certification and another six certified airports received the Safety Management System (SMS) certifications today after successfully underwent stringent audit by the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA). The six domestic airports which...