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Forty-eight Commandos of the Sri Lanka Army conducted a rehearsal on ‘Anti Hijacking and Hostage Release’ at the Mattala Mahinda Rajapaksa International Airport premises in Hambantota on Tuesday. Pics courtesy Army Media

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  • Darrel Wednesday, 20 September 2017 12:14 PM

    Well, atleast the commando's have found a use for Mattala Airport.

    Dee Wednesday, 20 September 2017 12:42 PM

    Hey. This is a good idea. We can rent it as a film set. Movies such as 'terminal' can can be filmed there. But the problem is filling it with people. Can't fill an airport with cattle, can you?

    ANTON Wednesday, 20 September 2017 01:15 PM

    FIRST OF ALL , CAN'T WE USE THESE COMMANDOS TO CATCH SPEEDING BUS DRIVERS.

    Ranil Wednesday, 20 September 2017 03:38 PM

    what if some of these speeding buses are owned by the commandos???

    Ranil Wednesday, 20 September 2017 01:28 PM

    we can do the Fast and the furious in the run way.i hope the rice we stored there are still there. those gunny bags of rice can be used as the perimeter.lets put Mattala to use. great idea.

    Ideas man Wednesday, 20 September 2017 01:29 PM

    We can make more money if we hire it to ISIS to train for Hijacking and terror attacks. The coommandos can train to catch them it will be a real life Hora Police game.

    HIran Wednesday, 20 September 2017 03:35 PM

    Look who's supervising the drill, the Chinese Military. Its their property after all.

    wick Wednesday, 20 September 2017 04:28 PM

    We could see how the Mattala is profitably operated once given to foreign party.See what will happens to harbor also.Foolish we cant do anything.

    VMS Thursday, 21 September 2017 11:28 PM

    Mahinda Rajapakses dream airport is now used for rehearsal. Fantastic to know we are making use of this $300 million investment. We thank Mahinda Rajapakse for this great investment.


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