On 1st May of 2014, SriLankan Airlines became a member of the oneworld global airline alliance, as the first and the only Airline from the Indian Sub-continent.
SriLankan has a network serving 130 cities in 58 countries. As a member of the prestigious oneworld global airline partnership, SriLankan also connects travelers to over 1,000 cities in 160 countries through its oneworld partner airlines.
SriLankan Airlines as the National Airline of Sri Lanka is categorised as an essential service to render air services to the Government and the people of Sri Lanka even at a time where there is risk to health, personal safety that includes the whole or part of the population.
The Airlines staff and business continue to provide a nonstop service 24 x 7, for both passenger and cargo operations and ground services during this serious and challenging global crisis brought upon by COVID-19.
SriLankan has been consistently winning prestigious accolades, including Leading International Airline in South Asia and Leading Airline Passenger Class Business award, both for the second consecutive year at the South Asian Travel Awards 2019 (SATA); Best Marketing Innovation award from APEX; two awards at the World Travel Awards 2018 Asia and Australasia; Best Full Service Airline in Central & South Asia at the Future Travel Experience Asia Awards; and Innovation in Commercial Airline Cabins at the In-flight Asia Pacific Awards.