Since the border reopened on 15th July 2020, Adhoc flights including private jets to Velana International Airport are increasing.
Statistics by MACL reveal that during the first month, 28 ad-hoc flights landed in the airport. The following month of August saw an increase of 111% with a total of 59 flights. During September and October, there were 60 and 126 flights respectively.
According to the latest statistics by Maldives Immigration, a total of 27,217 tourists arrived at the Maldives during the first three months, after the border reopened.