Fly with Srilankan Airlines
Srilankan airlines are the flag carrier of Sri Lanka. The airline was founded in July 1979 (1947 as Air Ceylon). The airline has it’s headquarter in at Bandaranaike International Airport in the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo. The airline has its head office in the Airline Centre on the grounds of Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake, Sri Lanka.
The airline has a long flying list. It flies to various domestic and international destinations. It serves 61 destinations in 35 countries. Srilankan Airlines flights at present go the following destinations:
- Asia: - Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo, Singapore, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, Thiruvananthapuram, Tiruchirapalli, Male, Karachi, Colombo, Singapore, Bangkok, Bahrain, Kuwait, Muscat, Doha, Dammam, Jeddah, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi and Dubai
- Europe: - Paris, Rome, Milan, Frankfurt, London and Zurich
The airline has won several awards for the commendable work it does. It has also been highly appreciated by passengers who have flown with it. Some of the awards include:
- World's Best Airline in a survey of Economy Class passengers
- World's Friendliest Cabin Staff - Skytrax
- World's Most Reliable Operator of Airbus A330s (small fleet) - Airbus Industries
- World's Most Reliable Operator of Airbus A340s (small fleet) - Airbus Industries
It operates with a total fleet of 13 aircrafts, all Airbus. These include the Airbus A320-200, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A340-300 and Boeing 767-300 ER.
Srilankan Airlines Fare Structure and Srilankan Airlines Flight Amenities
The airline offers its customers the freedom to choose their seating preferences according to their will and requirement. Passengers can make Srilankan Airlines flight reservations in business class or economy class. These reservations can be made on the basis of the services and fare structure that each class offers.
Economy class passengers enjoy a comfortable and memorable flight. They are served delicious food even on short duration flights. The economy travelers have SICMA seats with lumbar-support to ease lower back during long flights. Amongst other services, the economy traveler is served with regular buffet and complimentary drinks. All Sri Lankan Airlines flights are non-smoking.
Passengers with Srilankan Airlines flight ticket for the business class are given very high class services. Amongst other amenities there is Satcom - satellite telephone, TV with 18 channels, 22 radio channels and 16 video games.
Srilankan Airlines Baggage Policy
According to Srilankan airlines policy, a maximum of 32kg checked-in luggage is allowed per traveler. However, Srilankan airlines cabin baggage policy is different for different classes, i.e. one 7 kg bag for economy-class passengers and 2 bags weighing 7 kgs each for business-class passengers.
Srilankan Airlines Rewards Program
FlySmiLes is the frequent flyer program started by the airline for its loyal flyers. FlySmiLes offers you a wide range of benefits, reward tickets to destinations. The more you fly the more you will enjoy the rewards by the airlines. You will be rewarded with several benefits like the opportunity of selecting special meals while traveling, discounts on tickets, and any more. If you haven't earned quite enough miles for the reward you want, you can also purchase them through our FlySmiLes Service centre.