Based in Male, Maldives, Beyond Airlines presented its first aircraft, a Airbus A319 able to accommodate 44 passengers in a fully reclined seat configuration.
Beond Airlines’ inaugural flights are scheduled for November 2023, with an inaugural departure on November 9 to Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), an inaugural departure on November 15 to Munich (Germany), and an inaugural departure on November 17 to Zurich (Switzerland). . In addition, the company announced new routes from Milan and Dubai, starting at the end of March 2024.
Beond Airlines intends to operate a fleet of single-aisle Airbus A320 family aircraft in a unique luxury and sleeper configuration, bringing passengers to the Maldives from Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. The first A319 aircraft will be on display at the Dubai Airshow in mid-November. Other Airbuses will join its fleet at the end of 2023 and beginning of 2024.
“ Our goal is simple: to transport our clients to the most unique and wild destinations, where they can unleash their inner explorer on the most memorable vacation of their lives, said Tero Taskila, former CEO of Estonian Air who is now CEO of Beond Airlines and one of the founders of the Maldives’ private airline. Today marks the beginning of our vision for our customers, embodied in this magnificent aircraft, both inside and out. We couldn’t be more excited to present it in the Maldives, our home country, and Dubai. Our team will do their best to attract tourists to this beautiful country. »