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).
KL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WELCOMES ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES FIRST BOEING 787-9 DREAMLINER
13 December 2017
SEPANG – KL International Airport (KLIA) welcomed Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian) first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner proudly when it landed at 5.15pm on 10th December 17 after its inaugural flight from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The new aircraft raises the bar for Ethiopian’s cabin experience with the most modern technical and...