Semarang’s Ahmad Yani International airport inaugurated a new passenger terminal on 7 June.
The 58,652m2 terminal, is capable of handling up to 6.9 million passengers annually. Its apron meanwhile can hold 12 aircraft simultaneously, says the airport’s operator Angkasa Pura I (AP I).
The new facility replaces the previous 6,702m2 terminal, which could only handle up to 800,000 passengers per annum, and accommodate up to six narrowbodies and two turboprops at any one time.
Data from AP I shows that the airport handled 4.4 million passengers in 2017, a 10.7% year-on-year increase. Aircraft movements climbed 9.4% to 38,600
FlightGlobal schedules data shows that, in terms of seats offered, Garuda Indonesia is the largest operator out of the airport. Lion Air, Citilink, Batik Air, and Nam Air are the next four largest operators. Semarang is connected to 14 domestic destinations, with Kuala Lumpur and Singapore being the two international destinations.