Cinnamon Air (Saffron Aviation (Pvt) Limited)

Domestic Airlines and Hangar Operators at Colombo International Airport, Ratmalana

General Business Activities related to Aviation

Cinnamon Air, which is owned and operated by Saffron Aviation (Pvt) Limited, offers daily scheduled flights, Charter flights and Scenic flights upon request. The Airline is based out of Katunayake where it operates a dedicated domestic terminal (within the precincts of the BIA) and has its own purpose-built hangar and maintenance facilities.

Cinnamon Air is a joint venture between John Keells Holdings PLC, MMBL Leisure Holdings and Phoenix Ventures Ltd. The company has an Air Operator’s Certificate issued by the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka (CAASL), to operate as a domestic airline offering scheduled and charter services. Having commenced operations in July 2013, Cinnamon air has been catering to the need of a premium domestic airline service in Sri Lanka.

All Cinnamon Air scheduled flights operate in code share with SriLankan Airlines, consequent to which they are also be available for sale throughout the SriLankan Airlines network and all Travel Agents around the world via Global Distribution Systems, under a “UL” designated flight number.

With different flight options, Cinnamon Air not only saves time, but also provides splendid experiences that can make any holiday truly memorable.

Our Fleet

Aircraft Fleet Type Seating Capacity
Fixed Wing -Cessna 208 Caravan Amphibian (2)
-Cessna 208B Wheeled Grand Caravan (1)
8 plus 2 flight crew
Name :
Mr. Monajith Jayawardana
Designation :
Manager - Quality & Safety
Location :
Cinnamon Air Hangar, Kaleniya,
Sri Lanka Airforce Base,
Katunayake Station Road,
Tel : + 94 11 7420250
Fax : +94 114349 614
Email :
Name :
Mr. Aruna Gunarathna
Designation :
Head of Sales, Reservations and Ticketing
Location :
No. 11,
York Street,
Colombo 01.
Tel : +94 112 475475
Fax : +94 112 440738
Email :,

Cinnamon Air (Saffron Aviation (Pvt) Limited), Colombo Airport, Ratmalana, Sri Lanka
Tel :+ 94 115949999
Tel :+ 94 765 311788