Launched on 24 April 2007, Mihin Lanka is a low-fare leisure airline which is completely owned by the Sri Lankan government. It is based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The airline operates its scheduled flights from its main hub- Bandaranaike International Airport to a number of cities in the Indian subcontinent, the Gulf States, Southeast Asia, and Eastern Africa. The secondary operating hub for Mihin Lanka airlines is Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport. The airline code-shares with its partner Sri Lankan Airlines on several Routss, as a part of a consolidation exercise between the two airlines. Presently, it operates three aircrafts jointly.
The airline is believed to have been named after Mahinda Rajapaksa, the present President of Sri Lanka. Mihin Airlines has a fleet size of 5 aircrafts (including 3 Airbus A320-200 and 2 Airbus A321-200) and covers 12 destinations of the Indian subcontinent, the Gulf States, Southeast Asia, and Eastern Africa.
Mihin Lanka Airline Top Flight Routss
Mihin Lanka Airlines has a fleet size of 5 aircrafts which lets it operate flight service to 11 international and 1 domestic destinations. The destinations covered by Mihin Lanka airline are Bahrain (Bahrain), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Delhi, Madurai, Gaya & Varanasi (India), Mahé (Seychelles), Jakarta & Medan (Indonesia), Dubai & Sharjah (United Arab Emirates). The top sectors for Mihin Lanka Airlines are Colombo to Male, Bangkok to Colombo, Male to Colombo and Colombo to Kuala Lumpur.
Mihin Lanka airline allows one item with maximum dimensions of 55 x 40 x 20cm not weighing over 7 Kg as carry-on baggage. In case of checked baggage, the free checked baggage allowance ranges between 20 Kg and 40 Kg (depending upon the flight Routs and destination). For infants, 10 Kg free checked baggage and 7 Kg of carry-on baggage is allowed. Passengers are informed that no baby seats or prams are allowed in the cabin. The baggage policy is subject to change anytime, for updated policy passengers can visit airline’s website.
Mihin Lanka offers excellent in-flight facilities and services for its passengers to keep them entertained throughout the journey. In fact, the traveling experience with Mihin Lanka has always been easy and it gets better, day by day as its staff thrives to give you a pleasing travel experience. During your journey, you can enjoy delicious sets of meals from a wide range of delectable cuisines to choose from. In addition, you can enjoy duty free shopping onboard through catalogue to buy exclusive fragrance, gifts, travel essentials, beauty products, jewelry, souvenir and liquor at attractive discounts.
Mihin Lanka Airlines offers the facility of online check-in from 24 hours to 1 hour prior to the flight departure of Domestic flights and 24 hours to 2 hours prior to the flight departure of International flights. The web check in also allows you to check in your luggage (in advance), select your seat, meal options (if available) and many more, before you depart for the flight. To avail Mihin Lanka Airlines web check-in facility one needs to visit airline’s website. Passengers who wish to check-in through airport are advised to reach well before time or about 2 hours before the scheduled departure of the flights. Passengers are also informed that the time may vary as per the airport.