Private Jet Handling At VRDA Airport

Welcome to Maafaru International Airport (ICAO Code: VRDA), the epitome of luxury travel in the Maldives. Renowned as the second busiest international airport in the Maldives, Maafaru International Airport is nestled in a region celebrated for its opulent tourism offerings. Boasting proximity to three world-class resorts, our airport has become a magnet for high-profile individuals seeking the pinnacle of extravagance. Priority Maldives offer several experiences for luxury guests, we can offer bespoke packages that are perfect for your preferences. If you wish, we can combine multiple resorts, yachting, dinner in underwater restaurant and more into one package.

At VRDA Maafaru Airport (IATA Code: NMF), we understand the discerning preferences of our distinguished clientele. Catering to the influx of private jets, we take pride in offering comprehensive handling and support services to ensure a seamless and indulgent travel experience. Whether you prioritize cost-efficiency or desire to provide your crew with the utmost in luxury, our dedicated team is committed to tailoring our services to meet your unique needs.

In addition to our unparalleled services at Maafaru International Airport, we extend our expertise to Velana International Airport, reaffirming our commitment to delivering a full spectrum of services as a registered travel agent. As part of our continuous pursuit of excellence, we are actively expanding our operations to include Hanimaadhoo International Airport and Addu Airport, anticipating the opportunity to elevate your travel experience to even greater heights.

Indulge in the choice of crew accommodations ranging from three-star hotels to five-star resorts, allowing operators of private jets the flexibility to customize their experience. Our goal is to provide not only efficient operational support but also the option for luxurious accommodations and facilities that align with the elevated standards of our distinguished clientele. Choose Maafaru International Airport for a seamless blend of efficiency and extravagance, where every detail is meticulously curated to ensure a journey that transcends the ordinary.

Landing Permit

International airlines and private jets must secure a landing permit in advance, following specified timeframes. At Priority Maldives we follow official procedures in every step to obtain landing permit. Each airline or jet must designate a local agent responsible for obtaining all necessary permits on their behalf. Authorization to enter Maldives airspace is granted through the Velana International Airport (VRMM) tower. For flights bound for Maafaru International Airport, permission must be obtained from VRMM, with the tower facilitating a direct route to VRDA without the need for intermediate transit through VRMM for scheduled flights, charters, and private jets.

In addition, it is essential for international airlines and private jets to coordinate with local handling services to ensure smooth operations upon arrival. Handling services encompass a range of ground services, including fueling, ground transportation, and passenger services. Collaborating with a reputable handling service provider is crucial for efficient and seamless support during the aircraft's stay at Velana International Airport (VRMM) or Maafaru International Airport. This collaboration ensures that the necessary services are in place to meet the requirements of the flight, enhancing the overall experience for both passengers and crew members.

Luxury Resort Holidays

VRDA allows you to park your private jet with ease at Maafaru International Airport and swiftly retreat to an exclusive abode, whether perched over the water or nestled along the beachfront. We provide a comprehensive solution that covers every aspect of your journey, from the ground handling of your private jet to securing your resort booking. Transfers to your chosen resort are seamlessly arranged, offering the option of a speedy getaway by speedboat or a lavish voyage aboard a luxury yacht. If you have additional wishes or unique requests, simply let us know – we excel at managing both the simplest and most complex details. Access exclusive rates reserved for local agents, ensuring you receive unmatched value for your aviation and accommodation needs. Your satisfaction is our priority, and we're here to cater to your every desire.

Parking Slot Reservation

It is necessary for the local support agent to verify the availability of aircraft parking slots, and if needed, make reservations to secure the slot. The VRDA airport on Maafaru Island experiences high traffic of private jets, especially during the winter season, making advance parking slot reservations imperative during this peak period. The New Year period is the busiest festive time in the Maldives, leading to a surge in demand for accommodations. As the country often reaches full capacity during this festive season, tourists may find themselves searching for available hotel accommodations and other arrangements. Therefore, it is crucial to have a confirmed hotel reservation during this period.

Flight Crew Accommodation

We offer accommodation options at different budget ranges. Our affiliated four-star resort in close proximity to Maafaru Airport offers comfortable lodging for flight crews, with seamless transportation arranged by our team. For jet operators in search of cost-effective accommodation, we provide a three-star guesthouse on Manadhoo Island, approximately 20 minutes away from Maafaru Airport, complete with Full Board meals. Additionally, for VRMM Airport, we can coordinate crew accommodations on Hulhumale' Island, a mere 10-minute drive from the airport.

Jet A1 Fuel

State Trading Organisation Plc serves as the exclusive importer of all fuels into the Maldives, with the government maintaining a majority share in this public limited company. The uniformity extends to the aviation sector, as all airports across the Maldives exclusively utilize fuel supplied by this singular provider. For all JET A1 fuel requests related to flights operating to and from Maafaru International Airport, as well as other airports in the Maldives, it is mandatory to submit requests through the designated local agent. Only confirmed requests will be processed and fulfilled by Maafaru International Airport, ensuring a streamlined and secure fuel procurement process.
Transfer To Resort All our holiday packages include necessary airport transfers, unless stated otherwise based on your inquiry. Private jets arriving at Maafaru Airport typically serve luxury holiday purposes, with guests heading to pre-arranged luxury resorts while the crew requires accommodation in close proximity to the airport. Collaborating with various speedboat owners and operators, we ensure seamless 24/7 fulfillment of transfer requests. While sea transportation boasts a 99.9% success rate in smooth operations, there remains a minor risk of engine failure. To mitigate such unforeseen circumstances, we maintain contingency arrangements, enabling another boat to be prepared and ready for service within approximately 30 minutes.

Inflight Catering

Inflight catering is one of our specialities in the field. Guests often very specific dietary requirements and we pay high attention to deliver exactly what the guests expect. Our partnered five-star resort near Maafaru Airport exclusively handles all catering requirements. Our contractual arrangement with the resort guarantees the maintenance of high hygiene standards and ensures the delivery of top-quality food. Leveraging our extensive transport network, we efficiently transfer the catering to the airport punctually. Given the impact of weather conditions on sea transportation, our network includes collaboration with numerous boat owners, facilitating the rapid rental of available boats to meet our requirements. We prioritize working exclusively with reliable parties to consistently fulfill our commitments to customers. Inflight catering services are accessible at both VRDA and VRMM airports.

Ice For Beverages

Ice cubes made for private jets and inflight consumption are consistently stocked and readily accessible. The convenience of individual packets streamlines logistics, ensuring simplified pricing for private jet needs. For substantial quantities of ice required for larger charters or scheduled flights, advance orders are necessary, allowing us to assess the feasibility of meeting the specified quality standards. Swift service for the routine private jet operations involving couples or family getaways is available on short notice. Presently, ice supplies are exclusively offered at VRDA Airport on Maafaru Island.

Laundry Service

We provide both professional and non-professional laundry services in the vicinity of VRDA. Opting for professional service entails coordination with a five-star resort, requiring a speedboat transfer. Dry cleaning services are exclusively available through resorts. On the other hand, regular washing and ironing, considered non-professional, are conducted near Maafaru. To simplify and enhance convenience for our clients, our pricing structure categorizes items into two bands – small pieces and large pieces.

Luxury Yacht Cruise

Priority Maldives is a full-fledged travel agency serving at different levels of luxury spectrum. Therefore, yacht holidays are part of our service. We can offer luxury yachts in Noonu Atoll, Baa Atoll, near VRMM airport in Male' and many other regions within the Maldives. The Maldives, renowned for its paradisiacal landscapes and luxurious accommodations, offers a holiday experience like no other: Luxury Yacht Cruising. Catering to the discerning tastes of those arriving by private jets and seeking a holiday that transcends the ordinary, this opulent maritime adventure promises an unrivaled journey through the azure waters of the Indian Ocean.

For travelers accustomed to the finer things in life, luxury yacht cruising provides a seamless blend of sophistication and adventure. As private jets touch down in the Maldives, a waiting yacht becomes the gateway to a world of indulgence and exploration. For those arriving by private jets, the transition from air to sea is seamless. Upon touchdown, guests are whisked away to their waiting yacht, where a dedicated crew ensures that every need is met. The journey becomes an integral part of the holiday experience, with each moment aboard the yacht a testament to opulence and tranquility. One of the defining features of luxury yacht cruising in the Maldives is the ability to explore multiple resorts and islands along the way. From the comfort of the yacht, guests can embark on personalized excursions to various resorts, indulging in the diverse offerings each has to offer. Be it exquisite spa treatments, fine dining experiences, or adventurous water sports, the yacht serves as a floating oasis that seamlessly connects these luxury havens. Cruising also allows for impromptu stops at secluded sandbanks and uninhabited islands, offering an exclusive and intimate experience with nature. Guests can bask in the sun on pristine beaches, snorkel in crystal-clear waters, and immerse themselves in the untouched beauty of the Maldivian landscape. Big yachts cannot alongside at VRDA airport jetty. So, we keep a speedboat at the jetty to quickly transfer the guests.
Onboard these floating palaces, the culinary experiences rival those found in the world's finest restaurants. Gourmet chefs curate exquisite menus tailored to guests' preferences, ensuring that every meal is a gastronomic delight. From fresh seafood caught right from the ocean to nternational delicacies, the dining experience on a luxury yacht is a culinary journey that complements the breathtaking surroundings. Luxury yacht cruising in the Maldives transcends the traditional notions of holidaying. It is an immersive experience that combines the splendor of the Maldivian landscape with the exclusivity of private travel. For those who arrive in the Maldives seeking the pinnacle of luxury, a voyage on these majestic yachts becomes the epitome of opulence, offering a holiday that is as unforgettable as the breathtaking archipelago itself.