Rotana Jet today has announced new routes to its schedule. The airline will soon connect Colombo and Mattala effective 9 April 2014. The airline will operate three flights per week from Al Bateen Airport using an Airbus A319 aircraft in business and economy class. Rotana Jet will increase the frequencies to six flights soon.
The airline currently operates flights to Bahrain, Muscat and Salalah in addition to the flights to Sir Bani Yas Island, Fujairah, Delma and Dubai.
Rajendran Vellapalath, Rotana Jet’s commercial and planning director said: “The Sri Lankan expatriate community and increasing number of tourists visiting Sri Lanka will have greater access with the newly introduced flights.”
The flights will operate between Al Bateen Airport and Colombo and Mattala on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The Abu Dhabi to Colombo and Mattala flights will depart Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 05:00 hrs while Thursday flight will depart at 23:45 hrs. The return flights will arrive at Al Bateen Airport in Abu Dhabi on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 18:00 hrs and on Fridays at 11:45 hrs.