Kuala Lumpur's new LCCT to open in 2012
Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) announced that the new permanent LCCT, KLIA 2, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport will be open for traffic in Oct-2012 (Passenger Terminal Today, 09-May-2011). The new USD675 million, 242,000 sqm terminal is designed to be expanded to handle up to 45 million passengers. In addition, a multimodal transportation hub is being constructed for buses, taxis and the Express rail link. MAHB is yet to tender out a number of projects, including the construction of a new runway at the airport.