Batu Berendam Airport to Begin International Flights
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Batu Berendam Airport to Begin International Flights

17 Nov 2009

Batu Berendam Airport in Malaysia is scheduled to begin international flight operations in mid-January next year. Once international operations commence, Batu Berendam Airport will be renamed Melaka International Airport. In order to upgrade to international status, a new 7,

Batu Berendam Airport in Malaysia is scheduled to begin international flight operations in mid-January next year.

Once international operations commence, Batu Berendam Airport will be renamed Melaka International Airport.

In order to upgrade to international status, a new 7,000sq m terminal was constructed and the airport’s runway was extended to 2,135m.

The $39 million upgrade began in 2007 and the new terminal can handle 1.5 million passengers annually.