OPERATIONS AT klia2 CONTINUES TO RUN WELL INTO THE SECOND DAY
04 May 2014
Kuala Lumpur, 4 May 2014 - The operations at klia2 continues to run well into the second day with the four airlines that are now operating at klia2 namely Malindo Airways, Lion Air, Tiger Airways International and Cebu Pacific Airways. From 5.00 pm on 2 May until 5.00 pm on 3 May, a total of 56 flights movement were recorded for both international and domestic, arrivals and departures. There were 32 total flights from Malindo Airways, 8 from Lion Air, 12 from Tiger Airways and 4 from Cebu Pacific Airways.
klia2 handled a total of approximately 6,500 passengers during this period.
The public transportation systems at the Transportation hub including Taxi, Bus and Express Rail Link (ERL) have also commenced successfully. For Taxi services, passengers and public are provided with both coupon and metered taxi options with a total of 189 taxi trips recorded. Meanwhile the Bus services saw a total of 152 passengers boarding the various buses available at klia2. The ERL services also operated as scheduled.
The core operational systems at klia2 such as the check-in system, baggage handling system and the passenger boarding bridge (aerobridge) are operating efficiently and stable.
The public are reminded to contact their respective airlines in advance to confirm details of their flights, especially the departure and arrival terminal to avoid any inconveniences.
AirAsia, AirAsia X, Indonesia AirAsia, Thai AirAsia and AirAsia Zest will start to operate at klia2 starting on Friday, 9 May when all their flights will arrive and depart from klia2.
Malaysia Airports would also like to advise passengers to continue observing proper time management to ensure they arrive at the terminal in timely manner for their flights. Check-in counters are open 3 hours prior to flight time and closed 1 hour before flight time.