Colombo, July 19, 2017: SriLankan Airlines recorded an exciting milestone last Sunday as it launched a new four-times-a-week service to Coimbatore. This took SriLankan’s online destination count to 41, the highest ever in Sri Lanka’s aviation history. With the recently launched routes to Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam, as well as the…
Dubai, 19 July 2017: Emirates’ iconic A380 aircraft will make a one-off landing at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake, on Monday 14th August as the global airline joins local authorities in the celebration of the airport’s resurfaced runway. The special flight, operating as EK654 from Dubai, will be the…
- Partnership includes an expansive codeshare agreement, schedule alignment and network optimisation - Passenger benefits to include access to over 200 unique destinations, seamless travel experience and frequent flyer programmes alignment - Both airlines to continue being managed independently Dubai, UAE, 17 July 2017 – Emirates and flydubai have unveiled…
Emirates has made travel from Colombo to Singapore and Melbourne significantly more affordable with Companion Fares announced this week. The special offer for two or more people travelling together, has prices of Economy Class return tickets starting at just Rs 36,162 to Singapore and from Rs 116,339 to Melbourne, both…
Campbell-Hill report shows airline also supported more than 104,000 American jobs in 2015 Emirates supported more than 104,000 American jobs and contributed US$21.3 billion in revenue to the U.S. economy, including US$10.5 billion to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) and US$6.4 billion of labor income in 2015*, according to…

The Emirates A380 Touches Down in Nice

Tuesday, 04 July 2017 22:56
Emirates operated its inaugural A380 service to Nice Cote d’Azur International Airport on 1st July, marking the introduction of the iconic double-decker on the route. Passengers on the flight represented travellers from countries across Africa, Australasia, the Middle East and South Asia. Replacing the existing Boeing 777-300ER used on this…
“We welcome the decision by the US Department of Homeland Security to lift the electronic devices ban on flights between Abu Dhabi and the United States, following the successful validation of security measures at the US Preclearance facility at Abu Dhabi airport earlier today (2 July 2017). “Effective immediately, the…
Over 106,000 passengers to pass through Emirates Terminal 3 over busy holiday period Emirates expects higher than usual passenger traffic on its flights this upcoming weekend, starting from Wednesday 21st June as travelers journey out for their summer holidays and Eid breaks. Over 106,000 travellers will be passing through Emirates…
First phase projects under the “Together” Initiative focus on streamlining the departures experience, using the latest technologies Travellers departing from Dubai International Airport Terminal 3 can look forward to a smoother airport experience with the implementation of two new initiatives that will streamline the check-in and immigration checks at departure.…
Colombo June 15, 2017: We refer to the recent media reports stating that the Airline has made 1250 new appointments under the current Board of Directors. SriLankan wishes to state that all such recruitments have been made solely to replace those who have left employment. The net inflow/ total new…