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Air Taxis

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Air Taxis

Hi

Does anyone know anything about the air taxi service.

I have read mixed reports. Are they still operating or have they been suspended?

Thanks in advance

J

Colombo
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1. Re: Air Taxis

Hi,

Due to security reasons sometime this was suspended and as far as i know its not still started.

Nishantha

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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2. Re: Air Taxis

Yep, still not restarted. But now the reasons given are purely economical, 'not enough business' - the government advice against them for security got dropped almost 2 years ago. But for sure they'll be available as (very expensive) private hire, from Srilankan and if not from Deccan Air; it's the regular daily service with ticket-per-seat that is still suspended.

All the best,

<Erik> & [Sandya]

Fredericia, Denmark
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3. Re: Air Taxis

Deccan Air are advertising heavily for helicopter flights in connection with SriLankan flights for FlySmiles members.

Hans

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