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Kuala Lumpur International Airport is set to undergo a major expansion, doubling its current annual capacity, according to

Malaysia Airports Holdings plans to increase capacity from 75 million to 150 million passengers in the next 10 to 20 years.

The planned expansion is because the main terminal is expected to reach maximum capacity within the next couple of years. However, the article says that the project is still in the planning stage, which is also likely to continue for the next two years.

Within the next five years infrastructure and baggage systems will also undergo upgrades, according to reports from Channel News Asia. These are planned for completion in the next five years and will see the replacement of the Aerotrain service with newer technology.

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