Kuala Lumpur Internaitional Airport

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Kuala Lumpur Internaitional Airport
Airport teepPublic
AwnerGovrenment o Malaysie
OperatorMalaysia Airports
ServesGreater Kuala Lumpur, Seremban, Malacca
LocationSepang, Selangor, Malaysie
Hub for
Time zoneMST (UTC+08:00)
Elevation AMSL70  ft / 21 m
Coordinates02°44′36″N 101°41′53″E / 2.74333°N 101.69806°E / 2.74333; 101.69806Coordinates: 02°44′36″N 101°41′53″E / 2.74333°N 101.69806°E / 2.74333; 101.69806
WMKK is located in Peninsular Malaysia
WMKK is located in Sootheast Asie
Location in Peninsular Malaysie
Direction Lenth Surface
m ft
14L/32R 4,124 13,530 Asphalt concrete
14R/32L 4,056 13,307 Asphalt concrete
15/33 4,056 13,307 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2017)
Passenger58,554,627 (Increase 11.2%)
Airfreight (tonnes)710,186 (Increase 10.5%)
Aircraft muivements387,234 (Increase 8.6%)
Soorces: MAHB[1] an AIP[2]

Kuala Lumpur Internaitional Airport (KLIA) (IATA: KULICAO: WMKK) is Malaysie's main internaitional airport an ane o the major airports o Sootheast Asie. Built at a cost o US$3.5 billion[3] in Sepang destrict o Selangor, it is locatit approximately 45 kilometre (28 mi) frae Kuala Lumpur ceety centre an serves the Greater Klang Valley conurbation.

The airport haes the capacity tae haundle 70 million passengers an 1.2 million tonnes o cargo a year. As o 2013, the airport haundelt 47,498,157 passengers an wis Asie's fastest growin airport recording a 19.1% growthe year-on-year.[4] It wis rankit the 11t busiest airport in the warld bi internaitional passenger traffec, an is the 10t busiest internaitional airport in Asie. It wis rankit the 28t busiest airport bi cargo traffec in 2013.[5]

The airport is operatit bi Malaysia Airports (MAHB) Sepang Sdn Bhd an is the major hub o Malaysia Airlines, MASkargo, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Malindo Air an Department o Civil Aviation (DCA).

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "MAHB Annual Report 2017" (PDF). malaysiaairports. 9 Apryle 2018. Retrieved 10 Apryle 2018.
  2. WMKK – KL INTERNATIONAL/SEPANG Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine at Department of Civil Aviation Malaysia
  3. "History of KLIA". 1998. Archived frae the original on 5 Mairch 2008. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
  4. "Airport Traffic Report" (PDF). 1998. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 3 Mairch 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
  5. "Table 2 – TOTAL CARGO TRAFFIC 2013 - Preliminary World Airport Traffic and Rankings 2013 - High Growth Dubai Moves Up to 7th Busiest Airport - Mar 31, 2014". Airports Council International. 31 Mairch 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014.