SriLankan Airlines (UL) Flight schedules

 

SriLankan Airlines Limited is the flag carrier of Sri Lanka. It operates from its base and hub at Bandaranaike International Airport in the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo. The airline"s head office is in the Airline Centre, on the grounds of Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake, Sri Lanka.

SriLankan Airlines has been affected by environmental problems and acts of terrorism. This has included the SARS outbreak, the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake, the Sri Lankan Civil War, and a terrorist attack on Bandaranaike International Airport.

Emirates sold its 43.63% stake in the airline to the Government of Sri Lanka in a deal that was finalised in 2010, thus ending any affiliations the two airlines had with each other. SriLankan Airlines is a holder of the Imperial Mark, which is valid until May 2014. The airline is also keen to join an airline alliance, either Oneworld or Star Alliance.

Main route

SriLankan Airlines serves 61 destinations in 35 countries, and remains the largest foreign carrier into the Maldives, with at least 38 weekly flights between Male and Colombo. The airline is also considering Gan as a destination whitin two months.

Fleet

Its current fleet consists of 8 Airbus A320-200, 7 Airbus A330-200, 6 Airbus A340-300 and 2 DHC-6-100.

SriLankan Airlines Contact Information

IATA Code UL ICAO Code ALK
Call Sign
Phone +94 1 9733 5555 Fax +94 1 9733 5122
Web Site www.srilankan.com Email iroshanr@srilankan.aero
Hub City Katunayake Head Office Airline Centre, Bandaranaike, Int. Airport, Katunayake, Sri Lanka

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