Posted on: 14 November 2014 by Mark Howells
The first Sri Lankan Airlines aircraft equipped with in-flight Wi-Fi and mobile phone connectivity services from OnAir, an Airbus A330-300, has entered commercial service.
“We are gearing-up Sri Lankan to meet the challenges and ever-growing demands of the global travel industry,” commented Sri Lankan Airlines’ chief marketing officer, G. T. Jeyaseelan, who was on the A330-300’s delivery flight from Toulouse to Colombo. “Our new fleet is giving us the opportunity to introduce innovative products and services to enhance the passenger experience. Providing mobile phone and internet connectivity is a very important element of our superior offering in a highly competitive market.”
“We provide in-flight connectivity across the whole of Asia,” remarked Ian Dawkins, CEO of OnAir. “We are delighted to be supporting Sri Lankan Airlines’ drive to break new ground in Sri Lankan aviation.”