Velana International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
VRMM
IATA Code: 
MLE
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Hulhulé Island, Kaafu Atoll
Serving: 
Male
Elevation: 
6 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
4° 11' 30.588" N, 73° 31' 44.868" E
Metar
Observation
VRMM 191400Z 06012KT 9999 FEW018 BKN270 29/24 Q1010 NOSIG
Station
Male
Date/Time
2022-01-19 14:00:00
Wind direction
60°
Wind speed
12 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
29°C
Dew point
24°C
Humidity
74%
QNH
1010 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Velana International Airport, also known as Malé International Airport, previously known as Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, is the main international airport in the Maldives. It is located on Hulhulé Island in the North Malé Atoll, nearby the capital island Malé.

The Waterdrome, where numerous seaplanes operate from, is located to the east of the main airport complex. Approach and departure routes from the waterdrome cross the main runway.

Climatology

Tropical monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am)

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
18/36 3200 45 ASP Yes/Yes
Airport map: 
Aerial View: 

Accidents and Serious Incidents at or in the vicinity of VRMM

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