KL set for greater heights

30 December 2013 STRATEGIC LOCATION: KLIA, klia2 and Subang Skypark expected to handle 82m passengers by 2020 KUALA Lumpur is set to play a larger role as an aviation hub in Southeast Asia in the next seven years, say analysts. The city is expected to handle some 82 million passengers by 2020 at its three … Continue reading KL set for greater heights

Good year ahead for aviation?

28 December 2013 By Leong Hung Yee The rapidly-expanding aviation sector is expected to remain challenging and competitive in 2014. Nevertheless, industry players and analysts are of the opinion that the outlook will be “positive” next year. A Malindo Air plane doing a trial landing on klia2‘s run way. According to industry players, the opening … Continue reading Good year ahead for aviation?

klia2 at mercy of contractors

19 December 2013 Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is worried that the opening date of the multi-billion ringgit klia2 could be further delayed if the main contractors fail to meet their January deadline, the Business Times reported today. The exterior of klia2 as seen on August 19, 2013. – Picture by Saw Siow Feng Without … Continue reading klia2 at mercy of contractors

Concern over klia2’s opening

17 December 2013 DOUBTS have resurfaced over the opening of the RM4 billion Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2), which is scheduled for May 2 next year. Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is concerned that another delay may be imminent should the key contractors be unable to hand over the main terminal by end-January. "The … Continue reading Concern over klia2’s opening