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).
ANA BEGINS FLYING DAILY NON-STOP BETWEEN TOKYO NARITA AND KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Schedule also provides more flexibility for passengers to and from North America)
01 September 2015
Kuala Lumpur, September 2, 2015 – The inaugural flight by ANA, Japan’s leading airline, arrived last night at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). The new, non-stop daily service from Tokyo’s Narita Airport operates using a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft.
The inaugural flight was welcomed with an official water turret salute,...