Manta Air has announced plans to expand the current seaplane fleet, to bring in five new twin DHC-6 Twin Otter seaplanes before the end of 2021.
The new additions will bring Manta Air’s fleet to a total of fifteen, including their ATR 72-600 turboprops that are already in operation.
Manta Air operates flights to Kudahuvadhoo in Dhaalu Atoll and Dharavandhoo in Baa Atoll. The company is preparing to start their first ever scheduled international flights between Maldives, India and Sri Lanka. Flights will be scheduled between Dhaalu Airport and several cities in India, covering Bangalore, Cochin and Trivandrum. Flights to Sri Lanka will be between Dhaalu Airport and Colombo.
Manta Air is the newest addition to the Maldivian domestic travels and quickly establishing itself as one of the best local travel service provider.