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Kota Kinabalu International Airport

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Located 8km from the city of Kota Kinabalu, the airport acts as the main gateway into the state of Sabah and into Borneo. Formerly known as Jesselton Airfield during World-War II, the airport has gone through various phases of upgrade. Today, it is the second busiest airport in Malaysia after KL International Airport. The airport has a variety of retail and duty-free outlets, cafés and restaurants, as well as premium passenger lounges for your travelling convenience and comfort.

Kota Kinabalu International Airport plans to be regional Eastern hub and develop its direct domestic...

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Loong Air adds Xi’An – Kota Kinabalu service from late-Jan 2020


Loong Air today launches new route to Malaysia, which sees the airline operates Xi’An – Kota Kinabalu route. From 21JAN20, Airbus...

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