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|The Mihin Lanka management and the welcoming party|
from the Authorities of the Seychelles on landing of the inaugural
flight with the Seychelles Transport and Home
Affairs Minister Joel Morgan
Mihin Lanka’s inaugural flight to the Seychelles took off on the 16th of November. The guests on the flight comprised of Mihin Lanka travelers and represents from Mihin Lanka management. The flight touched down in the Seychelles amongst celebrations and a traditional welcome.
Travelers on Mihin Lanka’s inaugural flight commented:
Ms. Li Chao & Ms. Ma Li Ya from China said: This is the first flight from China to the Seychelles and we are very happy with the hospitality and comfortable travel experience. The timing of the flight is excellent with a very short transit time in Colombo. We found the rates very competitive and we are hoping to stop over in Sri Lanka on our way back. Thank you for an unforgettable experience.”
|Mr. Russel Birrell and Ms. Lyn Birrell from Australia|
Mr. Russel Birrell and Ms. Lyn Birrell: “We are Australians living and working in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. We have visited Sri Lanka before to escape the dessert. We love the people and the easy and friendly atmosphere. This is our first flight with Mihin Lanka and we have not been disappointed. We have had such good service and the new service to the Seychelles is a great idea. We are now able to enjoy a break in Sri Lanka and head on to the Seychelles without changing airlines.”
Mr. Fayaz Saleem – Director, Sky Travels & Tours: “I have travelled to the Seychelles before, in 2007 and the journey was never ending. I am extremely happy at the decision taken by Mihin Lanka to provide a direct flight to the Seychelles. My friend Mr. Rohan Kulatunga and I decided to take this flight and we are very happy with the hospitable and courteous service offered at the airport and on the air craft”.
|Mr. Ian Fernando – Attorney at Law from Sri Lanka|
With two flights weekly to the island nation of Seychelles on Wednesdays and Saturdays, the airline is set to offer holiday makers the beauty, pristine beaches and adventure that are truly the Seychelles. The flight will depart Colombo for the Seychelles at 1330 hrs and arrive at the Seychelles at 1610 hrs. The departure from the Seychelles will be at 1710 hrs and arrive back in Colombo at 2300 hrs.