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.
LANGKAWI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT EXPANSION COMPLETED AND OPENED FOR OPERATIONS
01 September 2018
SEPANG – The year-long airport expansion project for Langkawi International Airport (LGK) has been completed and opened for operations on 1 September 2018 at 6 am. The project which started in October 2017 has increased the airport capacity from 1.5 million passengers per annum...