Mihin loss estimated at Rs.2.2 Billion for this Financial Year

Mihin Lanka, the state-owned budget airline, is expected to incur an estimated loss of Rs.2.2 billion for the current financial year sourced state, Mihin Lanka, a company established — on a proposal submitted in 2006, has continued to lose billions of rupees since its inception and  though it was even declared bankrupt the government pumped in more m funds to revive the loss-making venture Stated by Parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayake.

Air Arabia Shopping Seasonal Offer to UAE – Rs. 49,999.00 upwards to Sharjah

Air Arabia offers you a special seasonal promotion to Sharjah for return ticket from Rs. 49,999.00 upwards.

The Air Arabia offers daily Flights to Colombo – Sharjah and Sharjah – Colombo.

Book your ticket now at www.airarabia.com or Call +941157779991 Contact Air Arabia sales shops or travel agent

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Air Arabia Shopping Seasonal Offer to UAE – Rs. 49,999.00 upwards to Sharjah
Air Arabia Shopping Seasonal Offer to UAE – Rs. 49,999.00 upwards to Sharjah

Emirates Special Promotion till 15th Nov 2013

The Emirates announces special promotions for the leading destination of the World to make you Wake up somewhere different Choose where you want be tomorrow. The prices start from just LKR 30,804.00

The Promotion Booking promotion is valid till 15th November 2013 and travel is valid till 30th November 2013.

DESTINATION ECONOMY CLASS BUSINESS CLASS FIRST CLASS
Dallas LKR 216,569 LKR 544,769 LKR 804,769
Dubai LKR 59,057 LKR 157,257 LKR 212,957
Frankfurt LKR 115,853 LKR 315,753 LKR 492,753
Johannesburg LKR 141,703 LKR 298,603 LKR 408,603
London LKR 130,849 LKR 356,381 LKR 556,381
Los Angeles LKR 201,386 LKR 559,586 LKR 815,586
Melbourne LKR 117,174 LKR 317,474 LKR 503,174
Paris LKR 113,754 LKR 327,220 LKR 483,220
San Francisco LKR 214,886 LKR 589,586 LKR 815,586
Singapore LKR 30,804 LKR 94,904 LKR 166,904

 

*other Terms and conditions apply, for more information see below image or contact Emirates on 0114 704070

Emirates Special Promotion till 15th Nov 2013
Emirates Special Promotion till 15th Nov 2013

Colombo – Katunayake Express Highway SLTB (CTB) Bus Fare

The Srilanka Transport Board (SLTB/CTB) recently introduces the Luxury Bus Services to Colombo International Airport Katunayake with access of Colombo Katunayake Express highway.

Anyone could visit to Katunayake now for Rs. 130.00 and reaches other locations as below rates

Colombo Bus Stand to Peliyagoda – Rs. 40.00

Colombo Bus Stand to Ja-ela – Rs. 100.00

Colombo Bus Stand to Katunayake – Rs. 130.00

Colombo Bus Stand to Negambo – Rs. 150.00

For more information see below SLTB Facebook page photo

 

Colombo – Katunayake Express Highway SLTB (CTB) Bus Fare
Colombo – Katunayake Express Highway SLTB (CTB) Bus Fare

Sri Lankan Could Fly Seychelles on Entry Visa via Mihin Lanka

Mihin Lanka announces its New Flight Services to Seychelles in November this year, those who wish to visit Seychelles could obtain their visa on their arrivals at Seychelles.

Mihin Lanka announced special baggage allowances of 20Kg and hand luggage of 7 kg with 3 Hours and 50 Minutes Journey.

It is the first time a Budget Airlines operates from Sri Lanka to Seychelles, for more information contact to Mihin Lanka for more information

 

Colombo Katunayake Express Highway opens on 27th October 2013- first 3 days for Public Viewing

Opening: 27th October 2013
Public View: 3days from Opening
Entry Points: Kelaniya and Katunayake
Exit Point: Ja Ela
Distance: 30 Km
Expected Time: 15 to 20 Minutes
Fee: Not Decided Yet

 

The Colombo Katunayake Express Highway is scheduled to open for vehicles on October 27, 2013 and its open for Public View for 3 days from 27th October 2013.

On these Public Viewing days the sightseers will allow to use the expressway for leisure activities and the grade opening will be on thereafter.

The 30 KM Express Highway will have one exit point at Ja- Ela and 2 entry points at Kelaniya and Katunayake, and it is expected to reach Colombo to Katunayake on 15 to 20 Minutes by using this High way.

The Fee will be charge for using this Highway and the Fee is not yet decided.

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Experience Singapore from LKR. 30,529.99 by Emirates

Vibrant costumes, a gathering of multi-ethnic people and the sounds of celebration. An invitation to be a part of an exciting culture,

The Emirates is an Award-winning service, Gourmet cuisine and Generous baggage allowance.

Valid for purchase and travel on or before 31st July 2013, terms and conditions apply. For more details visit www.emirates.com/lk or see below image

 

Experience Singapore from LKR. 30,529.99 by Emirates
Experience Singapore from LKR. 30,529.99 by Emirates

Mihin Lanka In-flight Entertainment for USD 5 Only – Enjoy it now

The Mihin Lanka offers you an exciting variety of concerts documentaries dramas, movies, kids’ specials for your entertainment!

On Demand In-flight Entertainment.

Mihin Lanka now offers its’ passengers the option of a personalized entertainment system that will keep you v entertained throughout your flight. Mihin Lanka have initially lined up a variety of Sinhala programs and English / Tamil and Hindi will be Introduced shortly.

The portable in-flight entertainment system will be available for your viewing pleasure for a nominal fee of 5$. Please contact a member of the cabin crew if you wish to obtain this service on your next flight.

*conditions apply

See below image for more information

Mihin Lanka In-flight Entertainment for USD 5 Only – Enjoy it now
Mihin Lanka In-flight Entertainment for USD 5 Only – Enjoy it now

Expo Air Becomes Fits Air Now

The Expo Lanka announces that the brand of ExpoAir has been changed to FitsAir with effect 20th March 2013. Further the registered company name Expo Aviation (Pvt) Ltd is now changed to FITS Aviation (Pvt) Ltd.

Please note that there is no change in our Board of Directors, management, operating policies, staff etc, it’s just a name change.

Please contact Fits Air representatives if you require further clarifications or information with regard to this name change.

For more information call Fits Air on 0112 555158, or see below image

Expo Air Becomes Fits Air Now
Expo Air Becomes Fits Air Now

Fly Mattala, MRIA Hambantota from BIA with Srilankan Air Line – Offer Valid till 31st May 2013

Srilankan Airlines, introduces new offers to Mattala, providing a great opportunity to all Srilankans to enjoy a domestic flying experience to the newly built Mattala Rajapaksha International Airport (MRIA)

Package One Way Return
Economy Class Rs 2,999.00 Rs 4,999.00
Business Class Rs 4,500.00 Rs 16,200.00

 

*Offer Valid till May 2013

For the first time the travellers will be able to enjoy the comforts and services of an International flight, while flying to a domestic destination. Srilankan Airlines also offers convenient check in options and on board and ground handling services similar to those offered to travellers who leave for foreign destinations.

Emirates A380 to use Mahinda Rajapaksa International (MRI) Airport Hambantota (Mattala) as supply station

Emirates Airlines plans to use the new Mahinda Rajapaksa International (MRI) Airport Hambantota as a supply airport for their modem A380 flights operating on long haul destinations. The Dubai based airline intends to use the new airport for refilling and accumulating other essentials for their A380 flights.

Airlines to Travel Mahinda Rajapaksa International (MRI) Airport Hambantota (Mattala)

  1. Fly-Dubai
  2. Air Arabia
  3. Sichuan Airlines of China,
  4. Qatar Airways,
  5. Etihad
  6. Emirates
  7. Sri Lankan
  8. Mihin Lanka
  9. Korean Air ( Requested to Touch Down)

The New Airport will be success if it is adopt sufficient travelers and other support services, if not the New Airport will be just a cost to the country and the Airlines which touchdown.

The new approach of Emirates giving a boost to Srilanka Airline industry to manage their position as develop Airline supply stations rather than an international airline cater in future.

 

Open skies policy to attract major airlines to Mattala (Hambantota International Airport)

The Government had announce to adopt an open skies policy allowing international carriers to operate freely at the Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport.

Open skies policy is a concept where free market conditions are created for commercial aviation. It provides access to international carriers to operate freely without restrictions “This is a move to attract more international traffic.

The Government had planned to live an open skies policy only for a limited period but now it had decided to extend it for an unlimited period.

The other concessions at Mattala would be a 50 per cent discount on ground handling charges for five years

He said talks were held with various international airlines including Emirates, Qatar Airways. Etihad, Air Arabia. Sichuan Airlines of China and the Korean Airlines and they had agreed to fly to Mattala Talks with other airlines were continuing.

Turkish Airlines commences operations Colombo from last Friday

The Turkish Airlines for the first time launched service to Colombo International Airport from Istanbul from last Friday. The airline would operate five flights per week to Male via Colombo.

This would operate every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, in the sector Istanbul/Male/ Colombo/Male/Istanbul.

This would be good scope for the Srilanka Tourism and development perspectives with Turkey and region.

Become a Pilot with Cosmos Aviation Service

The Cosmos Aviation Service Srilanka invites applications for the new intakes on March 2013 for the following Professional programmes.

  • Private Pilot Licence (PPL)
  • Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)
  • Airline Transport Pilot Licence with Instrument Rating (ATPL / IR)
  • Professional Pilot Training Program (PPL / ATPL / IR / IRME)

For further details call Radley 075 9000 007 or

Email – aviation@cosmosgrps.com

Website: www.cosmosaviation.com

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Become a Pilot with Cosmos Aviation Service
Become a Pilot with Cosmos Aviation Service

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Airline Reservation & Fares Calculation course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka – 26th January 2012

Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka invites applications for the Airline Reservation & Fares Calculation of 10 days course on Saturdays.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Geography and the Passenger Air Tariff
  • Fare selection. Special fare construction
  • Collection of Taxes, Fees, Surcharges and Collection of penalty fees
  • Children and infants’ ticketing and fare construction
  • Simulation on ticketing entries……….and many more

 

Application & Registration Fee: Rs. 400.00
Course Fee:  Rs. 20,000 00
Duration: 10 Saturdays/80 hours
Course Commencement: 26th January 2013
Application closing date: 16th January 2013

 

For more information

Course Coordinator
Airline Reservations a Fares Calculation
Air Transport a Legal Affairs Section,
Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka
No. 04, Hunuitiya Road,
Colombo 02.

 

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Airline Reservation & Fares Calculation course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka – 26th January 2012
Airline Reservation & Fares Calculation course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka – 26th January 2012