Friday, May 29, 2009
Sri Lankan Airlines
Sri Lankan Airlines will be shortly disclosing major changes across its entire long haul network which are effected to come into effect from the on set of the IATA Winter timetable i.e. Oct 2009. They are as follows:
FRA - all flights to be routed via Dubai with full 5th freedom rights.
NRT - all 3 weekly flights currently flown via MLE to be suspended and be replaced with flights flown via HKG using an A 343.
BKK - frequencies reduced to 4 times a week nonstop terminator flights; onward flights to HKG are cancelled.
LHR via AUH -UL 511/12 will not fly nonstop CMB-LHR but instead will fly this route 3 times a week via AUH to LHR on TUE/SAT/SUN only. UL will have 5th freedom traffic rights on the AUH-LHR-AUH sector.