Indian budget carrier GoAir on Thursday (11th Feb 2020) operates its inaugural direct flight from Hyderabad to Male, Maldives. The flight took off at 11:am and reached Malé at 1:30 PM.
Senior officials of the Hyderabad international airport, with GoAir officials, were present at the terminal to see off the passengers and crew.
“Celebrations galore at the inaugural ceremony of our maiden flight from #Hyderabad to #Malé, #Maldives!” GoAir Twitted.
— GoAir (@goairlinesindia) February 11, 2021Advertisement
The airline has also introduced a touch-less e-boarding facility for international passengers with this service.
As per the schedule published by the airline, it will operate four weekly services from Hyderabad to Male and the flights will operate between GMR Hyderabad International Airport and Malé on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
GoAir Flights to Malé, Maldives (MLE)
|G8 1533||Hyderabad||Male||11:30||13:30||Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat|
|G8 4033||Male||Hyderabad||14:30||17:30||Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat|
The airline is also offering the introductory fare of ₹7,811* from Hyderabad to the Maldives. All the flights in this sector will be operated under the Air Bubble Agreement signed between India and Maldives.
Mr. Pradeep Panicker, CEO, GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd, said, “This new flight service connecting Hyderabad and Malé is a much-awaited one. Adventure enthusiasts, nature lovers, and holiday goers would love this direct, two and half hour flight from GMR Hyderabad International Airport. We are hopeful that GoAir flight service to this pristine land will be really well-received”.