China Southern Airlines launches non-stop scheduled services between Guangzhou (CAN-Baiyun International Airport, China) and Colombo (Bandaranaike International Airport, Sri Lanka) from yesterday, 26 September 2017.
The airline would initially operate three flights a week to Colombo en route the Maldives and return from the Maldives via Colombo to Guangzhou, China.
Hemas Aviation Pvt. Ltd. has been appointed as the General Sales Agent (GSA) for the Chinese carrier.
The airline is one of the three major carriers in mainland China, with over 100,000 employees around the globe. China Southern was ranked 1st in Asia and 4th in the world in traffic volume and fleet size in 2016, with the highest safety record in China.