President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said that the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) would be closed for two weeks with effect from today (17).The President made this statement at a press conference held at the Presidential Secretariat today.Accordingly, all arrival passenger flights into Sri...
FCO Sri Lanka advice updated: “If you are in Sri Lanka and wish to leave, we recommend that you make arrangements while commercial means are available. You should speak to your airline or tour company.”
I've just read up on SL news platform that Bandaranaike, BIA, is closed to incoming flights. No mention of out going, so hopefully some will still be operating.
I flew back to the UK on Monday, and the airport was very security minded with extra checks, and temperature sensors.
Friends still there who are due back on Saturday, with Qatar air have had no information that their flight is cancelled, (as yet).
Can we start a thread about airline cancellations and those still operating ?