Colombo, Jan 08 (BAN/ AD): SriLankan airlines has been awarded ‘Leading International Airline of 2019’ at the MATATO Travel Awards in the Maldives. SriLankan airlines is the largest carrier into the Maldives.
The Maldives Travel Awards is organized by the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO).
In the Leading International Airline of the Year category, SriLankan Airlines successfully competed with last year’s winners Singapore Airlines, Emirates airlines, Etihad Airways and Bangkok Airways. SriLankan won based on a combined total of over 110,000 registered votes that were cast via online, SMS and reviews by travelers. The annual gala awards ceremony at Crossroads Maldives brought together the largest club of travel professionals and executives in the Maldives for an evening of celebrations.
Jayantha Abeysinghe, SriLankan’s regional manager said “As recipients of this award we were adjudged on many aspects such as on time performance, in-flight services. I convey my appreciation to all the departments that supported us to promote destination Maldives, and to our management for their guided leadership and valued customers for voting and encouraging SriLankan Airlines.”