Maldivian begins flights to Ifuru Airport in Raa Atoll
Maldives.net.mv – The first test flight of Maldivian airlines has successfully landed at the newly built Ifuru Domestic Airport in Raa Atoll on Tuesday at 6.20pm. The airport is developed by Coastline Investments.
Senior officials of Island Aviation, Coastline Investment, Civil Aviation Authority, Airports Company, Aviation Security and other relevant officials travelled to Ifuru on test flight.
This is the third airport that will be operated by Island Aviation Services Limited in addition to Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport in Baa Atoll and Thimarafushi Domestic Airport in Thaa Atoll.
Maldivian also announced that scheduled service with daily flights will commence from 29th May 2015. This will enable both tourists and locals a convenient way to travel back home or to visit the breathtaking atoll.