With effect from April 2009, SriLankan has cancelled following destinations.
- Goa, Hyderabad, Calicut, Kochi, Coimbatore
The destinations will be moved to Mihin Lanka with route rights and aircraft and crew will be provided courtesy of SriLankan. SriLankan has already allocated an A320-200 aircraft for this and insiders suggest that the transaction will probably take place free of charge.
Frequencies on following routes have been reduced
- Tokyo, London, Bangkok, Paris, Rome, Bangalore, Singapore, Kuala Lampur
Plans to resume Jakarta and Sydney have been cancelled.
On a brief note, Qatar Airways has increased capacity to Colombo to double daily A330-200 or -300 aircraft except for a few A321 flights on a few days.