Daily domestic air travellers to reach 2,500 in Eid holidays

An average of 2,500 passengers per day are expected to travel from Velana International Airport (VIA) to domestic destinations during this Eid holidays, according to the latest estimates by Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL). The nine-day holiday period, starting from Friday and extending until July 1, coincides with the end of the academic year and […]

Saudi low-cost airline Flynas begins Maldives flights

Flynas, Saudi Arabia’s low-cost airline, on Tuesday began flights to Maldives from Riyadh. The maiden flight of Flynas landed at the Maldives’ main Velana International Airport Tuesday morning, and was greeted with a water salute. The new route will depart from King Khalid International Airport three times a week on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at […]

Aldric Chau appointed as Cathay Pacific Airways’ country manager for the Maldives

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Aldric Chau as country manager for the Maldives and Sri Lanka.

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MEGA Maldives Airlines to introduce direct flights between Maldives and India

MEGA Maldives Airlines has been awarded an Air Operators Permit from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of India, to launch direct flights between the Maldives and India.

Etihad Airways launches iPhone app

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has launched a mobile application for the iPhone. The new application would enable passengers to organise and manage their travels with greater ease.

Cathay Pacific Airways launches seasonal promotional fares from Maldives

Cathay Pacific Airways has introduced special promotional fares for flights from Malé for Economy Class passengers.

Qatar Airways to make exciting network announcements at ITB 2016

Qatar Airways is planning to announce new destinations and routes at the upcoming ITB Berlin 2016 travel and trade fair.

Maldivian commences flights to Fuzhou

The Maldives’ national airline has commenced weekly flights to Fuzhou, the capital city of Fujian Province in China.

Qatar Airways launches Travel Festival, a first-of-its-kind promotion

Qatar Airways is offering special deals and exclusive packages for customers who make travel plans during a first-of-its-kind, seven-day ‘Travel Festival.’

Mega Maldives Airlines announces plans to expand their fleet this year

Local aviation group Mega Maldives Airlines has announced that they would be adding four new aircrafts to their existing fleet of four.

Qatar Airways announce three year sponsorship with Ooredoo for on-board Wi-Fi

Qatar Airways has announced that the telecommunications company, Ooredoo, will be the exclusive three-year sponsor of on-board Wi-Fi.

MEGA Maldives begins Male-Kuala Lumpur route today

The first MEGA Maldives Airlines flight to Kuala Lumpur left Male today at 0800 hrs with 116 passengers.