Sri Lanka's second international airport opens
Sri Lanka's second international airport in Mattala, located in the southern district of Hambantota, is set to begin operations.
The airport, built on a 2,000 hectare land, has a 1,000-square
metre cargo facility with the capacity of handling 45,000 metric tons of
cargo per year.
The new airport will support both international and
domestic flights as well as air-sea cargo transshipment in conjunction with the