Kunming flight a milestone – SriLankan Airlines CEO
Speaking in Colombo at the launch on Monday at the Katunayake Airport shortly before the first flight took off to Kunming, SriLankan CEO Kapila Chandrasena said the National Carrier was furthering its expansion plan with yet another milestone.
“Our future is in the East, led by China. We are very confident this is the right move. In the years to come China is going to play a huge role here. The National Carrier is privileged to be part of this initiative,” he added.
The SriLankan launch ceremony featured Buddhist, Christian, Muslim and Hindu religious observances.