Minister of Tourism Harin Fernando has disclosed that Air China, a renowned Chinese carrier, is set to launch flights to Sri Lanka starting from July 2023. Minister Fernando announced that the airline will initially operate three flights per week to the country.
Highlighting the significance of this development, Minister Fernando also revealed that the flight frequency is expected to be augmented in the subsequent months following the commencement of operations. This move is poised to bolster tourism and enhance connectivity between China and Sri Lanka, opening up new avenues for travelers and fostering bilateral relations.
The introduction of Air China flights to Sri Lanka signifies a positive step in expanding the reach of international airlines and promoting tourism between the two nations.