Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has announced that as of 1st February 2015, its EK019/020 service between Dubai International Airport and Manchester Airport, currently operated by a Boeing 777, will be replaced with an Airbus A380.

Oman Air has launched an efficiency programme, entitled Shape and Size, with the aim of achieving substantial reductions in the airline’s expenditure.

Achieving yet another milestone in Sri Lanka’s history of commercial aviation, the national carrier, SriLankan Airlines brought the 1.5 millionth tourist into the island, last Sunday ( 28 Dec ).

Oman Air has been named as the World’s Leading Airline – Economy Class at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2014, in Anguilla.

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, will round off 2014 as the airline with the world’s largest wide-body passenger fleet of 218 aircraft, in addition to 14 freighters.

Domestic airline and helicopter operator Simplifly announced that it had entered into a comprehensive sales and marketing agreement with FlySriLanka.

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has announced a third daily service to Birmingham Airport, becoming the first airline to offer a direct First Class service to the region.

Sri Lanka’s national carrier and oneworld member, SriLankan Airlines, continuing its extensive wide-body re-fleeting programme, took delivery of its second Airbus 330-300, on Friday, 19 December 2014.

Oman Air the national carrier of Sultanate of Oman, and Standard Chartered, through its award winning Aviation Finance team, Pembroke, have signed a Sale and Operating Leaseback transaction for three B737-800 aircraft.

From its rich history and grandeur down to amenities and services, dining experiences and warmhospitality, Galle Face Hotel is currently South Asia’s pre-eminent hospitality icon.

The newly built railway track between Jaffna and Kankasanthurai covering a distance of 18 kms was commissioned and dedicated to the public of Sri Lanka by Mr Kumara Welgama, Minister of Transport.