Spark Air, Sri Lankas Newest Commercial International Airline
Spark Air, Sri Lanka’s newest commercial international airline, plans to take flight in February 2021.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, Spark Air will initially begin with cargo operations utilizing its Airbus A330 aircrafts and later expanding to passenger operations as the global situation improves post-pandemic. Capt. Danwatta, Spark Air Head of Safety Management Systems, mentioned that Spark Air will also operate an MRO facility (Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul) at Mattala, providing over 2,000 highly-skilled locals with employment opportunities. Recruitment is scheduled to begin in December.
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