Maldives Airports Co. Ltd


Organisation Overview

Established on 1st January 1994, Maldives Airports Company (MACL) is a financially and administratively independent state enterprise owned 100% by the Government of Maldives, primarily for the operation, maintenance and development of Male’ International Airport and the provision of air navigation services inside the Male’ Flight Information Region. Under a concession agreement signed between the Government of Maldives and GMR Group of India, the operation, maintenance and development of Male’ International Airport have been transferred to GMR Male International Airport Ltd., with MACL responsible to oversee the terms and enforcement of the agreement by the concessionaire. 

Following this change, on 23rd March 2011, the government represented by Ministry of Transport and Communication, formally designated Maldives Airports Company as the sole provider of air navigation services in the Male’ Flight Information Region and at all country within airports, that necessitates the availability of such services under the current Maldives Civil Aviation Regulations.

Number of Towers Operated6
Number of Area Control Centres1
Number of Employees369
Number of ATCOs94

Member Information

Membership Type: Full Member

Managing Director: Mr. Mahjoob Shujau

Country: Maldives

Telephone number: +960 333 8800

Fax number: +960 333 1515


Head office:

Corporate Office Hulhule’ 22000 Republic of Maldives