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2008-06-25 03:02:33

Sri Lankan Airlines will be introducing new scheduled flights between the UK and Maldives in autumn 2008. The airline plans to start a four-time weekly service from Heathrow airport to Male from October 26, 2008. Air Maldives reportedly operates direct flights to the UK, but has been finding it difficult to cater to the increasing consumer traffic on various routes. This has resulted in Sri Lankan Airlines dominating the scene with regard to scheduled flights since the past 20 years,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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