SriLankan Airlines is planning to shift its maintenance and training activities, along with its leisure connecting traffic, to the island nation’s second international gateway at Mattala. Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport opened in March 2013 as a leisure gateway, serving southeast Sri Lanka. However, Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport continues to handle the bulk of the country’s international flights. Speaking to a small group of media in Colombo, ...

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