NewsFebruary 23, 2021

Maldives to Develop an International Airport in Huvadhu Atoll

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has said that an international airport will be developed in Huvadhu Atoll during his presidency.

Speaking to G.DH members during a virtual meeting under MDP’s “Rahvehi Fathis” campaign, President Solih reiterated the administration’s decision to develop an international airport in Huvadhu Atoll. However, he has not specified the island on which the airport will be built on.


He had also highlighted the ongoing and finished projects carried out in Huvadhu Atoll. Including high-speed ferry services that are scheduled to begin and cargo services to be arranged to the Atoll.

Currently three international airports are operating in the Maldives. These include Velana International Airport, Hanimaadhoo International Airport, and Gan International Airport.