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On board SriLankan Airlines
SriLankan Airlines is an award winning carrier with a firm reputation as a global leader in service, comfort, safety, reliability, and punctuality. The airline is currently expanding and further diversifying its wide range of products and services in order to drive the country's ongoing boom in tourism and economic development. The airline's hub is located at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo, providing convenient connections to its global route network of 62 destinations in 34 countries in Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the Far East, North America, Australia and Africa.
With personal seatback TV, a choice of international cuisine, adjustable seats - all little luxuries that are a part of the new Economy Class on travelling on SriLankan Airlines is sure to be an enjoyable experience. The cabin is spacious with elegantly designed interiors and an in-flight service that makes you feel simply special. Along with well-trained crew, mouth-watering dishes and excellent in-flight entertainment, you are sure to have a pleasant and relaxing journey.
A new kind of Economy
Start your journey relaxing in comfortable seats. The A330 fleet and 3 of the A340 aircraft come equipped with SICMA seats and lumbar-support easing the stress on your lower back during long journeys. Two of the A340 aircraft in the fleet used for short journeys are equipped with RECARO seats without lumbar-support.
Your office in the sky
The businessman has not been forgotten as SriLankan Airlines also offers 'Satcom', a satellite telephone service connecting passengers to anywhere around the globe, it can be used to call family and friends. All it takes is a swipe of the credit card. Passengers can also send faxes from the onboard fax machine and charge their laptop computers at one of three charging stations on board. Added to this is also a seat-to-seat calling facility, which is totally free of charge.
Food worth talking about
Enjoy a restaurant in the sky with delicious in-flight meals prepared by our special team of chefs. To reduce the effects of dehydration we serve you refreshments every 45 minutes between meals.
With a selection of 25 movie and 12 TV channels along with 22 radio channels ther is no shortage of entertainment to keep you glued to your seats throughout the flight. You will be guided through the entertainment section by the award-winning In-flight Entertainment Guide, "Onboard", which clinched the prestigious runner-up position at the 12th annual AVION awards conducted by the World Airline Entertainment Association (WAEA) in Los Angeles.
SriLankan has clinched the AVION Award winners for best Inflight Entertainment for the Asia and Austrasian region for the year 2011/2012
On certain short sectors where headsets are not offered due to limited flight time a selection of Charlie Chaplin silent movie classics are played or you can choose from a wide selection of video games.
SriLankan Airlines has now introduced 16 video games on its A330 and A340 flights. This includes all sectors operated by these aircraft, including those where inflight entertainment was not previously available. The video games have been chosen to cater to all tastes, and range from checkers, backgammon, blackjack and poker to Galaktor, Tetrix, Magma Zone and Busy Bee.
Passengers can also chart their flight's progress with 'Air Show'. This moving map, which reads its information directly from the aircraft's navigation system, indicates the location, speed, altitude, and estimated time of arrival. In addition, the forward camera, exclusive to only a handful of airlines worldwide, offers visitors a stunning "pilot's eye view" of everything from take-off and landing, to the spectacular scenery en route. A downward camera captures the sights directly below the aircraft, particularly useful when flying over cities or mountain ranges.
Lie back and relax in a flat bed seat, with the latest and greatest in-flight amenities and enjoy the perfect culinary service with the finest of Sri Lankan hospitality throughout your journey. There is no better way to fly, than SriLankan's new Business Class experience.
The Flat Bed
The new Business Class offers you a flat-bed at 80" seat pitch to relax restfully, while the privacy divider ensures enhanced seclusion and the dedicated 'buddy-seat' enhances your comfort.
The Best in Entertainment
Access a whole world of entertainment with our award-winning inflight entertainment system providing you movies, music, games and much more on demand as you wish - on an impressive 15" touchscreen HD display.
Great Tasting Meals
Indulge in mouth - watering meals tailored just for you, with lots of healthy options - for an unforgettable culinary experience at 37,000ft. And compliment it with a selection of the finest wines.
And at the airport...
To ensure that your entire journey is as smooth as possible, services like complimentary lounge access and premium check-in, will make you feel more at home even when travelling.
Progressively being rolled out on more aircraft...
While you can experience SriLankan's new business class on many of our long-haul, wide-bodied Airbus A330 and A340 aircraft, this new Business Class is being progressively rolled out on more aircraft.