Top News on SriLankan Airlines

  • TAM and US Airways join Oneworld

    ​Brazil’s TAM and US Airways joined Oneworld today, in a move that the alliance called its biggest single day of growth since it was launched.

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  • SriLankan firms A350 order

    SriLankan Airlines has firmed its tentative order for four Airbus A350-900s, a deal which had been disclosed at the...

  • IATA: SriLankan Airlines to join Oneworld

    Oneworld will this morning unveil SriLankan Airlines as its latest member elect during the annual general meeting in...

  • ROUTES: SriLankan in talks to add six 777s or A330s

    SriLankan Airlines is looking to add six widebodies as part of a plan to double its fleet during the next five years.

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  • SriLankan appoints Jayawardena as interim chief executive

    News | 16 Mar 2015 05:01 | Aaron Chong

    SriLankan Airlines has appointed Rakhita Jayawardena as the carrier's interim chief executive, following the resignation of Kapila Chandrasena on 11 March.
  • Mihin Lanka cancels Boeing deal, plumps for more A320s

    News | 24 Feb 2015 08:05 | Aaron Chong

    ​Mihin Lanka says it has cancelled its earlier order of two Boeing 737-800s, in favour of more Airbus aircraft.
  • Jetstar Asia and SriLankan Airlines to launch new codeshare

    News | 13 Feb 2015 08:07 | Aaron Chong

    Jetstar Asia will launch a new codeshare arrangement with SriLankan Airlines, starting from 5 April.
  • SriLankan Airlines and Mihin Lanka in talks to merge

    News | 06 Feb 2015 02:55 | Aaron Chong

    SriLankan Airlines and Mihin Lanka could merge into a single carrier if the Sri Lankan government approves a proposal put forward by the country’s finance minister.
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft lessors continue to rise from the East

    News | 27 Jan 2015 13:00 | Ellis Taylor

    Aircraft lessors have been growing fast in Asia, but few are likely to pose a major challenge to Western domination of the sector.
  • American plans to expand SriLankan codeshare

    News | 26 Jan 2015 22:08 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is seeking authority to place the SriLankan Airlines code on some of its flights to Frankfurt and Paris Charles de Gaulle.