About Kota Kinabalu International Airport
Located 8km from the city of Kota Kinabalu, the airport acts as the main gateway into the state of Sabah and into Borneo. Formerly known as JesseltonAirfield during World-War II, the airport has gone through various phases of upgrade. Today, it is the second busiest airport in Malaysia after KL International Airport. 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.
It has a single runway, offering five aerobridges plus three other parking stands and is equipped to handle large aircraft such as the Boeing 747. The airport has a capacity to handle 9 million passengers per year.
MALAYSIA AIRPORTS MANAGING DIRECTOR RECOGNISED FOR LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE IN AIRPORT MANAGEMENT DURING 7TH MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARDS
21 February 2017
LONDON – Datuk Badlisham Ghazali, Managing Director of Malaysia Airports was recognised for Leadership Excellence in Airport Management during the recent 7th Middle East Business Leadership Awards (MEBLA) in London last Saturday for his leadership and drive in ensuring the sustainable growth of Malaysia Airports’ business through the...