SriLankan Airlines adds new frequencies on ChennaiColombo route

first_imgThe national carrier of Sri Lanka, SriLankan Airlines, in the span of four months has increased three new frequencies on the Chennai – Colombo route. Chennai is among the fastest growing markets for SriLankan and enhancement of frequencies would help the airline to capitalise on the increase in passenger traffic from the region. With these additions, the total frequency of flights between Sri Lanka and India went up to 89 flights per week. The additional frequencies would operate on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from Chennai.Each flight would feature an array of services, world-class in-flight entertainment including a combination of Tamil language programmes, along with signature SriLankan Airlines hospitality services. The purpose of re-launching these flights is to increase the frequency of the airline, which would provide passengers with added convenience.Lalith De Silva, Regional Manager for India, SriLankan said, “Last year we had over 225,000 arrivals on SriLankan Airlines from Chennai to Colombo. The increased frequency reinforces our commitment to Chennai and will strengthen the deep commercial and bilateral ties between India and Sri Lanka. With this infusion of additional frequencies, we will appeal to both business and leisure customers aiming to provide convenience and better connectivity.”last_img read more

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