Velana International Airport, Maldives: 26 February 2019 – Velana International Airport (VIA) breaks its
previous record on runway movements in a single Day on 24th February 2019.
Maldives Airports Company Ltd’s (MACL) Air Traffic Management Services confirms that on 24 February
2019, 93 International, 111 Domestic & 15 Ad-hoc runway movements took place. 219 is the highest
recorded runway movements against the previous 214 runway movements on 6th January 2018.
The management of MACL would like to thank all the ATC and operational staff for their support.
About Maldives Airports Company Ltd
Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) is a 100% government owned limited liability company incorporated under the Companies Act
of the Rep of Maldives. MACL is governed by a Board of Directors appointed by the Privatisation & Corporatisation Board of the Maldives.
The Corporate Office of MACL is on the island of Hulhule’, Republic of Maldives
Maldives Airports Company is the operator of Velana International Airport and has been massively involved in destination marketing and
bringing in new airlines to the Maldives to boost up the tourism industry. MACL has embarked on one of the biggest projects in the history
of Maldives in developing the future Velana International Airport such as the development of a brand new international passenger terminal,
a new code F runway, a new cargo terminal complex and a new fuel farm along with hydrant system and major infrastructure developments
at Velana internationals Airport
For further information please contact
Mr. Hassan Areef
Associate General Manager, Corporate Communication,
Maldives Airport Company Ltd
mail: firstname.lastname@example.org , Website: www.macl.aero , Twitter: @MACLmedia