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KLIA Registers Passenger Growth Of 13.7 Per Cent Until Aug 2017


Last update: 06/10/2017

SEPANG, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) registered passenger growth of 13.7 per cent from January to August 2017, when compared to the same period last year, said Transport Minister, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

He said the KLIA currently caters to over 60 airlines serving more than 120 direct destinations.

"However, KLIA has to consistently stay on its toes, as competition continues to intensify and with the world around us changing rapidly.

"To keep up with such developments and challenges, KLIA must continue to innovate and improve services and facilities available at the airport," Liow added, in his speech at the KLIA Awards 2016 ceremony here today.

Meanwhile, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) Managing Director, Datuk Badlisham Ghazali in his speech said, KLIA is the 14th busiest airport in the world for international passenger movements.....