Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad

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Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB)

Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) is a Malaysian government -linked corporation (GLC) that manages most of the airports in Malaysia. The Group has a total staff strength of over 5,000, deployed across 39 offices nationwide. Its head office, the Malaysia Airports Corporate Office, is at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, Selangor.

2.  History: Malaysia Airports Berhad was incorporated in 1991 when Parliament passed a bill to separate the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) into 2 entities, with different spheres of responsibilities:

  1. the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) to remain the regulatory body for the airports and aviation industry in Malaysia; and
  2. Malaysia Airports Berhad, the newly created entity, to focus on the operation, management, and maintenance of airports.

Malaysia Airports Berhad began operations in November 1992. The holding company, Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB), was incorporated as a public limited company in November 1999 and was thereafter listed on the Main Board of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange, becoming the first airport operating company to be listed in Asia, and the 6th in the world.

3.  Corporate structure: Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad's (MAHB) corporate structure includes 10 subsidiaries:

  1. Malaysia Airports Sdn Bhd;
  2. Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd;
  3. Malaysia Airports (Niaga) Sdn Bhd;
  4. Malaysia Airports Management & Technical Services Sdn Bhd;
  5. Malaysia Airports Technologies Sdn Bhd;
  6. Malaysia Airports (Properties) Sdn Bhd;
  7. KL Airport Hotel Sdn Bhd;
  8. Sepang International Circuit Sdn Bhd;
  9. MAB Agriculture-Holticulture Sdn Bhd; and
  10. Asia Pacific Auction Centre Sdn Bhd.

Its associated companies are:

  • Urusan Teknologi Wawasan Sdn Bhd;
  • Kuala Lumpur Aviation Fuelling System Sdn Bhd; and
  • Cambodia Airport Management Services Limited.

Through a joint-venture arrangement with Aeroports de Paris Management S.A., Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) also provides airport management services to the Angkor International Airport and Phnom Penh International Airport in Cambodia.

To cater to the training needs of all its personnel, Malaysia Airports established the Malaysia Airports Training Centre (MATC), located near Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Penang International Airport. These training centers have also been used as a center for security-related programs, conducted by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO). In addition, the MATCs provides expertise on aviation security and safety matters to the Malaysian government and airlines.

4.  Airports managed: Malaysia Airports manages 19 airports in Malaysia:

  1. Batu Berendam Airport
  2. Bintulu Airport
  3. Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  4. KL International Airport
  5. Kuching International Airport
  6. Labuan Airport
  7. Lahad Datu Airport
  8. Langkawi International Airport
  9. Limbang Airport
  10. Miri International Airport
  11. Penang International Airport
  12. Sandakan Airport
  13. Sibu Airport
  14. Sultan Abdul Halim Airport
  15. Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport
  16. Sultan Azlan Shah Airport
  17. Sultan Ismail Petra Airport
  18. Sultan Mahmud Airport
  19. Tawau Airport

Other than Malaysia, the company also manages 5 international airports outside Malaysia: [1]

  1. Astana International Airport in Kazakhstan;
  2. Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India;
  3. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India;
  4. Sabiha Gökçen International Airport in Istanbu], Turkey; and
  5. Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in Malé, Maldives.
     more... at Chronology

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