June 18, 2018 (LBO) – SriLankan Airlines has requested all passengers, to arrive at the Bandaranaike International Airport four hours prior to their departure time effective from today.
The airline said this is mainly due to a series of renovation work expected to commence shortly at the emigration counter areas at the departure terminal of the airport.
“SriLankan Airlines would like to express our sincere apologies for inconveniencing our passengers,” the airline said.
“Appreciate patience, understanding and usual corporation under these circumstances that are beyond the control of the airline.”
Update: SriLankan Airlines releasing a statement hours later said passengers have the option of still reporting at normal times.
“We wish to inform all passengers that in view of a slight delay in the construction planned, we have noted that we are not yet restricted in space at this early stage of the renovation,” SriLankan Airlines said.
“Hence passengers have the option of still reporting at normal times – that is three hours prior to departure time of flights”.
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