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).
KLIA – 17 YEARS AND READY TO SET ITS SIGHTS HIGHER
29 June 2015
Sepang - KL International Airport (KLIA) celebrates its 17th anniversary this year and the airport will continue to play a major role in the country’s development. Since its opening in 1998, KLIA has earned many regional and international accolades thus strengthening its position around the globe as a well-regarded airport.