Recognized as an airline that offers maximum comforts, safety and services to its passengers, SriLankan Airlines is the national flag carrier of Sri Lanka. Born in 1979 as Air Lanka, the airline, which is wholly owned by the Government of Sri Lanka, started its operations with two Boeings 707 jets leased out by Singapore Airlines to connect shorter distances. Later in 1990, it grew to expand its operations to various destinations worldwide. Today, it operates a fleet size of 20 aircraft comprising of 18 Airbus and 2 De Havilland Twin Offers aircraft to 60 destinations in 35 countries across Australia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Far East and North America.
The airline is known to have code-share agreement with many airlines like British Midland, Etihad, Malaysian Airlines, Indian Airlines and Saudi Arabian Airlines. The passengers who fly in these airlines are offered world-class cabin seats like the Business Class and Economy Class seats. The Business Class seats offer maximum comforts with its wide spacious and reclining features. They have adjustable foot rests, lumbar support and head rest.
The Economy Class seats offer enough space and privacy and they are elegantly designed to help you have a relaxing journey. Some of the SriLankan aircraft are equipped with SICMA and RECARD seats to ease out the stress of traveling. Both the cabins are well equipped with satellite telephone service and entertainment systems. The regular passengers are privileged to join the airline’s FlySmiLes frequent flyer programme that offers exciting rewards on the points or miles earned.
SriLankan Airlines Online Booking and Services
The airline encourages its customers to book tickets for its flights mainly through its SriLankan Airlines online booking facility on the website. You are taken through a number of features like plan my flight, before you book, manage my booking, before you fly and travel information. The ‘plan my flight’ option helps you find the flight routes and their availability and book your flight comparing the fares and making the payment. The ‘Low fare guarantee’ feature offers you the lowest price for a flight. In case of any difference in the fares other than the published one, you can get the refund from the airline.
Through ‘mange my booking’ feature, you can plan your trip using the timetable and upgrade the ticket. The authorized travel agents and call centers located all over the world also help one to book tickets…