Villa Air (Flyme), popularly known by its slogan “We fly you in style,” is a prestigious Maldivian airline founded on March 14, 2011. The airline is a subsidiary of the renowned Villa Group. Officially commencing operations on 1 October 2011, Villa Air has, over the years, solidified its reputation as a reliable airline service catering to select destinations within the Maldives, ensuring passengers experience the essence of Maldivian hospitality in the skies.
Villa Air predominantly serves three main airports: its hub at Villa International Airport Maamigili, Dharavandhoo Airport, and its base at Velana International Airport in Malé. In addition, upon special requests, the airline provides flights to Hanimaadhoo International Airport from Dharavandhoo Airport and Kadhdhoo Airport from Villa International Airport Maamigili.
Villa Air, through its brand Flyme, operates a fleet of aircraft tailored for efficiency and comfort. As of October 2019, their fleet comprises an ATR 72-500 with a seating capacity of 68 passengers and an ATR 72-600 with 74 seats. Additionally, they have placed orders for four de Havilland Canada Dash 6-300 aircraft, hinting at future expansion and more enhanced service offerings.
- IATA: VP
- ICAO: VQI
Official site: villaair.aero