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Manoj to be UL CEO?

ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Apr 19, Colombo: As Sajin Vaas Gunawardena has stepped down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mihin Lanka his stepbrother Manoj Gunawardena, who is the current Head of Worldwide Passenger Services of the country’s national carrier SriLankan, is rumored to be appointed as the CEO of SriLankan. However, no confirmation…
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SriLankan Smiles

SriLankan Airlines, to be owned by the Sri Lankan goverment on 1st April (I’m doubtful 😎 ), has launched its new frequent flyer programme, Smiles. More on the website can be found on www.flysmiles.com!

Boeing 787 further delayed ?

It is rumoured that Boeing 787’s delivery will be delayed by around another three months. Shown is a mock-up of Boeing 787’s cockpit.

SriLankan CEO’s work permit cancelled

SriLankan Airlines’ CEO Mr.Peter Hill’s job permit was cancelled by the government today. The reason that the government stated was not obeying government’s requests. The reason was the airline’s refusal to clear 35 seats on a flight from London for Mahinda Rajapaksa, the President. People rumour that this is another attempt by government to make…
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