The new Kota Kinabalu International Airport Terminal 1 has been start operating on their Phase 1 starting on the 29 January 2008 after a several dates of delay.. which is about few days ago. Starting from that day, there are total of 4 new departure gates are opens to all passengers.
It was said that some part of the area are quiet similar to LCCT or merely to KLIA in Sepang.
This the new path walkaway through the departure area.. It believes there are 19 departure gates are available.
As you all can see all the facilities area are covered with plastic.
Besides having a new surau, now the new KKIA T1 has its own smoking room.. lawalah!! Koff! Koff! err I mean oh!.. that’s cool!
As seen, these are the new aero bridge that will be use, compare to the old where it only moving forward + backward, this new aero bridge has multi direction of moving forward, backward, left, right, up and down which believe cost you about only a few millions each!
and of course practice makes perfect..