Karang Anyer International Airport also known as KAIA (IATA: KAY ICAO: WOKA) is an international airport in Karang Anyer, East Logawa. The airport serves Sukapadi city, capital of East Logawa. This airport has one runway with length of 3200 m named Runway 90/27. To access the airport, there's 24 hours taxi services, shuttle bus, and a railway service.
The airport finished in 1948 as Karang Anyer Airfield that used by Indonesian Air Force. In 1980, the airport reopened to public by the construction of Passenger terminal. Later the expansion of Terminal Wing I and II finished in 2002 to accommodate more jet bridges. The runway extended to accommodate wide body aircraft such as A340, B777 and B747. Now, the airport can serve 3 million passenger per annum and a landing/take-off every 15 minutes.
WHERE THIS CJ TAKE PLACE?
An Intergrated parking space can hold up to 900 cars. To enter the airport there's an underground tunnel that connect the parking area directly to Passenger Terminal. This is not an ordinary parking tower, inside the tower you can find a car wash, mechanics, shops, restaurants, etc. If you use a overnight parking service, your car will be clean and nice when you arrive again.
To access the airport by private car, you can use Sukapadi-Rawa Anyer Toll Road segment. Or, you can use the main artery but that needs more time!
Airport rail service also available in Rawa Anyer International, train departure from Sukapadi city every 30 minutes started from 3 AM till 11 PM. Train used is a fast diesel-powered electric train from PT. INKA Indonesia. it takes 45 minutes traveling with train and it cost only Ɍ5,500.00 (about $3.00) you will get a snack (bread and soft drink) during the trip.
Terminal Wing is used by narrow body aircraft usually operated by low-cost airliner. The Airport is hub for largest Indonesian low-cost private-owned airline, Lion Air, also its full-service airline branch, Batik Air.
The central terminal is used by wide body aircraft from many flight carrier including the nation's flag carrier, Brotanian Airways. Beside using jet bridges, passenger (usually low-cost airline) can use airport bus and stairs to go to their aircraft.
wow! Korean Air KE827 from Seoul to Jakarta is taking off from Rawa Anyer International Airport!
Overall airport picture.
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