New Mihin Lanka CEO Kapila Chandrasena took over the plane at BIA and this is the second flight added to Mihin Lanka with in last six months.
To increase service leavel Srilankan airline, sri lanka's national carrier is going to have 'International passenger servey'.
Passengers needs only to fill out a form and hand over to the crew. By filing this form everyone is automatically add into a draw which will give returning air tickets to any country.
Srilankan airline is expecting to handle continuous monitoring system to this 'International passenger servey' and take corrective and preventive actions
Former deputy minister of the finance ministry Hon. Geethanjana Gunawardana today sworn in front of the president Mahinda Rajapaksha as deputy minister of civil aviation.
From srilanka's second international airport (mattala airport) srilankan and Mihin lanka airliner would operate their european and gulf flight s.
Report further says that Mihin lanka and srilankan airlines would be the firsts two airlines to operate from mattala airport (hambanthota international airport) and they would treat mattala as a fully fledge international airport.
But the airline is not going to stop katunayake airport (BIA) operation and passengers may have get the chance to select which airport they want to use.
Srilankan airliner will be in charge of catering, Ground handling, cargo, and they will build engineering facility (MRO) with a international partner, and world class airline training school.
These airlines expect to generate 250 job chances.
Civil aviation authorities are aiming to work with the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) in operating five main domestic airports in the country, an official said. The government aviation official told the Business Times this week that plans were underway to conduct a dual operation between the civil aviation authorities and the military. It was pointed out that within the next 18 months authorities would have developed at least two airports namely China Bay and Batticaloa while the others Palaly, Koggala, Kalpitiya and Ampara would be taken up later...
1) Is it true that Mattala airport is building by Chinese government?
No.. China Government is only funding. Main contractor is china harbor enginearing company.
2) Is hambantota airport project finiseh this year?
yes definitly . project will finish this year and comense operation january 2013
3)matala airport and weerawila airport are same?
No.. weerawila airport is situated at about 40km from mattala and it's airport base
4)Is mattala airport is biger than katunayake airport?
yes.. (expect to add new post which includes airport specifications)
5)what about runway? is it also bigger than katunayke airport runway?
yes.. can landed airbus 380
6)waht do you want to know about sri lanka airport ?
just mail us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sri Lanka Government is set a goal of 400,000 passengers in first year of operation.( BIA is handling 6.2 million passengers per year).