Mihin Lanka introduces direct flight from Kolkata to Srilanka


Kolkata: Mihin Lanka, Sri Lanka’s national low-cost carrier will expand its operations to Kolkata, India with effect from June 15,2015. The strategic expansion of Mihin Lanka’s network is in line with its five-year business plan to expand its route network.

The airline introduced an Airbus A319 to its fleet in March 2015, and the new aircraft will service Kolkata and will also support increasing frequencies to some of the airline key routes – Dhaka, Madurai, Lahore, Gaya and Varanasi. Kolkata is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal and is the commercial, cultural and educational centre of East India.