FitsAir, the trailblazing privately-owned airline in Sri Lanka known for its affordability and punctuality, recently celebrated its one-year anniversary with great enthusiasm. This milestone marked a year filled with achievements, innovation, and a vibrant, youthful spirit. In just twelve short months, this dynamic airline has made a significant impact on Sri Lanka’s aviation industry while catering to a fun-loving, adventurous audience.
FitsAir emerged onto the aviation industry with a bold vision: to make air travel accessible, affordable, and enjoyable for all Sri Lankans. From its onset, the airline set out to revolutionise the travel experience by offering lower airfares and enhancing services. FitsAir has successfully heightened the aviation industry, benefitted passengers while continued to boost industry growth with their commitment to ‘More Sky for Less’.
Speaking on this momentous occasion, Ammar Kassim, Executive Director of FitsAir said “We’re immensely proud to announce a significant milestone in our journey. At the core of FitsAir’s mission lies a devotion to passenger satisfaction and making ‘Ahase Fun,’ as per our trending tagline. As a private airline, FitsAir prioritises customer service by consistently striving to provide an unparalleled passenger experience. For us, it’s not merely about air transportation; it’s about creating memorable journeys. As FitsAir toasts to a year of achievements, it extends heartfelt gratitude to its passengers, partners, dedicated employees, pilots, and flight crew who have been integral to this extraordinary journey. This is merely the beginning, and FitsAir promises more excitement, more opportunities, and, above all, more fun in the sky for everyone.”
Beyond simply connecting travellers to destinations, FitsAir is a catalyst for change in the job market. In just one year, it has created numerous employment opportunities, demonstrating its dedication to fostering economic growth and prosperity within Sri Lanka. FitsAir’s impact also extends to the business world. Through its Cargo services, the airline plays a pivotal role in facilitating the seamless flow of goods, thereby boosting regional trade and commerce.
In the spirit of innovation, FitsAir actively forges partnerships and alliances with other carriers, extending route networks and providing travellers an even broader range of choices. Looking to the future, the airline is thrilled to announce that it will be flying to exciting new locations in the coming months.
Committed to affordability, FitsAir offers a simplified fare structure. The base ticket price covers essential services such as the seat, baggage, and basic amenities. Passengers can customise their experience by adding optional services like seat selection and meals for a nominal fee. This flexibility ensures travellers to avoid unnecessary costs, and tailor their journey according to preference.
FitsAir embarked on this incredible journey amidst the uncertainty of jet fuel availability, showcasing resilience and adaptability. As the Island’s sole privately owned international airline, FitsAir carries the pride of the nation, with a strong belief in Sri Lanka’s aviation industry. Its mission is to acquire a significant share of the international traffic market, traditionally dominated by foreign airlines.
FitsAir began operations in 1997 in the Air Cargo business. With decades of experience in the aviation industry and thousands of flights flown, FitsAir became the first privately owned airline to be designated by the Government of Sri Lanka to operate scheduled international passenger air service out of Sri Lanka. The airline operates a modern fleet of A320 aircraft. FitsAir Prioritizes safety above all but is proud of its high-quality service. FitsAir is a part of Aberdeen Holdings, a diversified Sri Lankan business conglomerate.