Sultan Abdul Halim Airport

 

 
 
     



The Sultan Abdul Halim Airport is located 13 km from Alor Setar town, and can handle up to 800,000 passengers annually.

Its new terminal began operations in 5th May 2006, in anticipation of traffic growth. It has the capacity to meet Airbus 330 operations needs as the runway has been extended from the 1,963 meters long and 45 meters wide to 2,745 meters long and 45 meters wide.

 

Traffic
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
Passengers
353,778
346,502
323,669
292,549
291,006
307,564
421,314
Cargo handled
(metric tonnes)
17
67
118
111
55
41
34
Aircraft movements
18,318
14,784
17,632
18,495
20,277
17,705
24,031
               
Traffic
2010
2011 2012 2013      
Passengers 400,997 407,717 433,644 535,073      
Cargo handled
(metric tonnes)
34 46 123 126      
Aircraft movements 22,187 19,261 18,006 15,752      



Lapangan Terbang Sultan Abdul Halim,
06200 Alor Setar, Kedah,
MALAYSIA.
Tel: +604 714 6876

Fax: +604 714 5345