Kuala Lumpur International Airport's (KLIA) passenger numbers increased by 22% to 3.9 million in May compared with the same period last year.
KLIA's domestic passenger numbers rose by 27% and its international numbers increased by 20% year on year, says the airport's operator Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB).
Passenger movements at KLIA's main terminal rose by 26% to 2.1 million, while total passengers at KLIA's low-cost carrier terminal grew by 18% to 1.8 million.
At MAHB's other airports, passenger numbers grew by 18% to 2.66 million. Domestic passenger numbers went up by 20% to 2.25 million and international passenger numbers rose by 8.3% to 408,000.
MAHB recorded an increase of 3% in cargo movements, while aircraft movements grew by 14% year on year.