FITS Aviation (Pvt) Ltd.

Licensed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka to fly local passenger aircraft and charter passenger air services and carry out international air freighter operations, FITS Aviation (Pvt) Ltd. is Sri Lanka’s oldest and largest privately owned airline.

Founded in 1997 as a Board of Investment Sri Lanka project, we were the first private airline to be formally licensed for international cargo operations by the Sri Lankan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). We carry out our own ground handling operations at Sri Lanka’s Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), and own a 14,000 square foot warehousing complex within the Air Cargo Village in BIA.

FITS Air
Our Services Includes:
  • Passenger flights within Sri Lanka
  • International cargo flights from Sri Lanka to destinations within Indian sub-continent & Maldives
  • Ad hoc charter flights to the Middle East
  • Lease of aircraft

Our indomitable spirit is the legacy of our owner, Shafik Kassim whose persistence and foresight has turned this venture into one of our most viable businesses. During the country’s war years, we transported goods and people to the conflict zones with the support of our remarkable team.

We have also operated humanitarian airlifts to destinations such as Iraq, Afghanistan and Indonesia. We specialise in ad hoc charters, transporting everything from food and sniper dogs to mini power stations and election materials to UN assigned conflict and disaster areas.

With 9 years of experience in offering a travel service and 15 years of cargo operation, FITS Aviation (Pvt) Ltd. has earned the trust and appreciation of its vast clientele. When it comes to travelling to various locations within Sri Lanka, like Jaffna, FITS Aviation (Pvt) Ltd. provides you the perfect way to travel in leisure and comfort.

We also assure you of a fast and secure cargo service to the Indian Sub Continent, Middle East, Central Asia and Africa. With a view of expanding our service portfolio and appealing to a discerning customer base, we also offer exceptional accommodation options in both Jaffna and Colombo.