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MACL Initiates Talks for Smooth Operation of New Velana International Airport Terminal

he Maldives Airports Company Ltd (MACL) has begun discussions with key stakeholders to ensure a seamless transition to the new terminal at Velana International Airport. The initiative comes as part of the ongoing airport development project. Today’s meeting, held at the Hull Island Hotel, marked the official launch of consultations for the new terminal’s operation. […]


MACL Launches The Annual Visionary Forum: ‘Takeoff 2024’

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has launched its annual visionary forum, “Takeoff 2024” today marking a significate milestone shaping the future of countries main Airport, Velana International Airport (VIA).   The main purpose of the takeoff 2024 is to provide clarity through the sharing of departmental focus and aligning collective strategies to achieve MACL’s ambitious goals […]

Shareef appointed MACL managing director

Ibrahim Shareef Mohamed, who has held senior positions in various governments, has been appointed as the Managing Director of Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL). Shareef, who most recently served as Maldives’ Trade Representative in Australia, has previously held roles as Commissioner General of Customs and Chairman of the Transport Authority. With a career in public […]

Velana International Airport to host Air Service World Congress 2024

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has announced that Velana International Airport (VIA) will be the official host of the prestigious Air Service World Congress 2024. This marks a historical milestone as it is the first time the Maldives will host this esteemed global event. The Air Service World Congress 2023 event held at Oakland, San […]

MACL Appoints New CEO and MD

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has appointed Gordon Andrew Stewart as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company. Stewart is a British national with over 30 years of international management experience in Aviation and transportation industry across Europe, MENA, Asia and North America, including 20 years at Executive and Board Level. […]

Maldivian perfume launched at airport duty-free grand sale

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Maldives Airports Company Ltd (MACL) has launched a new Maldivian perfume following the inauguration of a ‘Grand Sale’ at the airport’s duty-free to mark its 50th anniversary. The Kokeshi perfume and grand sale were launched by MACL’s managing director, Adil Moosa, at a ceremony held Sunday afternoon at the departure area of the Ibrahim Nasir […]

Lufthansa begins scheduled flights between Frankfurt and Maldives

Europe’s largest airline, Deutsche Lufthansa AG, or Lufthansa, as the airline is more commonly known as, has begun scheduled flights to the Maldives from Frankfurt, Germany.