Articles Tagged ‘CMB’

Tiger Airways adds link between Singapore and Sri Lanka

Tiger Airways adds link between Singapore and Sri Lanka

Tiger Airways introduces three weekly flights between Singapore and Colombo. Will compete against SriLankan and Singapore Airlines.

Thai AirAsia launches new route to Colombo in Sri Lanka from Bangkok

Thai AirAsia launches new route to Colombo in Sri Lanka from Bangkok

Thai AirAsia now flies daily from the Thai capital Bangkok to Colombo, capital of Sri Lanka.

SriLankan Airlines launches new route to Zurich from Colombo

SriLankan Airlines launches new route to Zurich from Colombo

SriLankan Airlines now flies from Colombo in Sri Lanka to Zurich in Switzerland, with one weekly operation via Male in the Maldives.


Aeroflot launches route between Moscow and Colombo

Aeroflot launches route between Moscow and Colombo

Aeroflot now flies non-stop between the capitals of Russia and Sri Lanka; Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport and Colombo.

Mihin Lanka launches new route to Sharjah from Colombo

Mihin Lanka launches new route to Sharjah from Colombo

Mihin Lanka now flies from Colombo in Sri Lanka to Sharjah. This is the low-cost airline’s second route to the U.A.E.

AeroSvit launches new route to Colombo from Kiev

AeroSvit launches new route to Colombo from Kiev

Aerosvit Ukrainan Airlines now flies from Kiev Boryspil Airport in the Ukraine to SriLanka’s capital Colombo.


Kingfisher Airlines launches three new routes to Colombo

Kingfisher Airlines launches three new routes to Colombo

Kingfisher Airlines now flies to Colombo in SriLanka from three Indian airports; Kochi, Trivandrum and Tiruchirapalli.

SriLankan Airlines launches new route to Moscow from Colombo via Dubai

SriLankan Airlines launches new route to Moscow from Colombo via Dubai

SriLankan Airlines now flies from Colombo via Dubai to Moscow Domodedovo Airport.

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

The summer season has started with a bang! Although only two days of the new season make it into our report of the latest new routes, we report on an entire 160 new routes. Accompanying the analysis is a downloadable spreadsheet, pictures of 11 gorgeous cakes and a long list of more amazing photos from […]


Increased stability is clue to Colombo’s success in attracting new services; cricket World Cup will boost 2011 traffic

Increased stability is clue to Colombo’s success in attracting new services; cricket World Cup will boost 2011 traffic

Sri Lanka’s international gateway welcomed some 16 new services last year and three more already this year. How dominant is SriLankan in terms of seat capacity and which are the leading country markets? Which eclectic bunch of European carriers offer flights to Colombo this winter?

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

The last week has been busy, with 56 new routes starting. But which single airline launched 20 routes as it opened two bases? Which island nation attracted three new routes? Which route resumed after a hiatus of over five-years? Which busy domestic route got a low-cost carrier to compete? And which capital city airport got […]

New airline routes launched (25-31 January 2011)

New airline routes launched (25-31 January 2011)

16 new routes have started in the last week, including six by a brand-new airline. But which Chinese airport has received services on two flag carriers? And just how short is the new route between two European capital cities?