Some articles on airport, blang bintang airport:
... Sultan Iskandar Muda Airport was built by the Japanese Government in 1943 ... At that time, the airport has a runway 1400 meters long and 30 meters wide in the form of the letter T from the South end lengthwise from east to west ... In 1953 the Sultan Iskandar Muda Airport (at that time was called Blang Bintang Airport) reopened by the Government of the Republic of Indonesia for the purpose of landing the plane ...
Famous quotes containing the word airport:
“Airplanes are invariably scheduled to depart at such times as 7:54, 9:21 or 11:37. This extreme specificity has the effect on the novice of instilling in him the twin beliefs that he will be arriving at 10:08, 1:43 or 4:22, and that he should get to the airport on time. These beliefs are not only erroneous but actually unhealthy.”
—Fran Lebowitz (b. 1950)