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October 11, 2012

AASL participated at World Routes Development Forum 2012 held in Abu Dhabi during the period from 29th September till 2nd October 2012. Promoting Hambantota International Airport (MRIA), AASL maintained a Stand (No. P18) at this forum in addition to the one to one meetings held with representatives of prospective Airlines for MRIA.

West Indies Cricket legend Brian Lara visited MRIA Stand at WRDF and held discussions with Chairman, AASL regarding the new airport.

A Raffle was drawn among the delegates who visited MRIA Stand and Two lovely Gifts sponsored by Stone ‘N’ String was given away to two lucky winners representing Turkish Airlines and China Airlines. Tea packs sponsored by Dilmah and Sri Lankan handicrafts were also offered as free gifts to the delegates at MRIA Stand.

Airline Business daily published an article on new airport after visiting the MRIA stand and interviewing Actg. Head of Marketing , Mrs Munasinghe.