SriLankan Airlines, is the flag carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the Oneworld airline alliance. It is currently the largest airline in Sri Lanka by number of aircraft and destinations, and was launched in 1979 as Air Lanka following the termination of operations of the original Sri Lankan flag carrier Air Ceylon. The Airline operates to 114 destinations in 48 countries from its main hub located at Bandaranaike International Airport near Colombo. SriLankan Airlines joined the oneworld airline alliance on 1 May 2014. SriLankan currently operates an online network of 40 destinations, and code shares with other airlines to provide services to a total of 42 cities in 20 countries. Its interline partnerships and the membership in Oneworld alliance allows it to offer passengers the connectivity to over 1,000 cities in 160 countries. SriLankan is currently the largest foreign airline operating service to India, in terms of destinations, serving 14 cities. It is also the largest foreign airline into the Maldives.
ICAO Code ALK
Company Headquarter Katunayaka , Sri Lanka
Number of Destinations 42
Year of Operation 1947
Fleet Size 27