SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, is set to resume flights to the Maldives from 1 December 2020.
The airline will introduce twice a week fllight on the Singapore-Male route, with flights operating on Tuesdays and Saturdays. The flight service are to be taken up by Boeing 737-800, an aircraft that is supposedly a stretched version of 737-700, having replaced 737-400.
Silk Air is a full-service regional airline with its head office in Airline House in Singapore.
Singapore Airlines first flew to the Maldives in March 1984, with a weekly Singapore-Male service, while regional wing SilkAir launched four-times-weekly services in October 2015. Singapore Airlines and SilkAir operated a total of 16 weekly services to Male, offering convenient connections to other destinations in the SIA and SilkAir network. It also shut down in their air travel earlier this year due to the global coronavirus pandemic.