Air Astana launches scheduled services to Sri Lanka
Wed, Dec 1, 2021, 07:40 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Dec 01, Colombo: Air Astana, the flag carrier of Kazakhstan Wednesday commenced scheduled flight operations from Almaty to Colombo, Sri Lanka.
The inaugural flight from Almaty to Colombo was welcomed by a celebratory water cannon salute upon arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA).
Air Astana airlines will operate three flights per week to Colombo.
Air Astana successfully operated charter flights between Almaty and Sri Lanka between February and April 2021, with almost 3,000 passengers carried on the route, according to the airline.