Sandakan Airport
Sandakan Airport

 

     
 
 
     
 
For people living and working nearby Sandakan, the Sandakan Airport provides a fast access to the rest of the country.  The airport is also a major tourism gateway for visitors wishing to experience turtle watching during peak seasons in July and September.

The terminal, which covers 8,645 sq. metres of floor space, has the capacity to handle 1.5 million passengers annually.

     
 
 
     

Traffic
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
Passengers
497,999
574,213
621,513
633,194
626,192
618,927
672,469
Cargo handled
(metric tonnes)
3,713
4,053
4,531
5,475
6,224
3,055
2,099
Aircraft movements
10,588
10,823
11,662
10,776
8,410
9,622
12,915
               
Traffic 2010 2011 2012 2013      
Passengers 741,674 788,515 834,626 911,855      
Cargo handled
(metric tonnes)
2,806 2,300 2,479 2,894      
Aircraft movements 13,517 11,715 13,153 12,856      


Lapangan Terbang Sandakan,
Peti Surat 1719,
90719 Sandakan, SABAH,
MALAYSIA.
Tel: +6089 667 782
Fax: +6089 667 778