Sri Lankan Airlines expand its network to Yangon, capital of Myanmar, from 1st June 2017, with the commencement of a codeshare partnership with Myanmar Airways International (MAI), one of Myanmar’s best-known airlines. Sri Lankan (www.srilankan.com) will codeshare on flights operated by MAI between Bangkok and Yangon; and also Singapore and Yangon; while MAI will codeshare on flights operated by Sri Lankan between Colombo and Bangkok, and Colombo and Singapore. Passengers will enjoy the conveniences of the partnership, such as a single ticket itinerary and interlined luggage.
Sri Lankan has in recent months expanded its codeshare agreements with several other airlines in order to strengthen its network and provide enhanced travel options for its customers. With the addition of Yangon, Sri Lankan’s global network will span 101 destinations in 48 countries. Sri Lankan is also part of the prestigious one world global airline alliance network which serves over 1,000 cities in 160 countries