Universal Aviation agrees to joint venture with Inner Maldives

Universal Aviation, the ground handling division of Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc., will expand its presence in the Asia-Pacific region, with the addition of Universal Aviation Maldives, a joint venture with Inner Maldives, the company said.

Universal Aviation Maldives will be based at Malé International Airport (VRMM) and will begin operations in the next two months.

Universal Aviation Maldives will provide ground support and supervision throughout the Maldives, including Malé (VRMM) and Gan (VRMG). Additional benefits for clients, resulting from the joint venture, include hotel savings for crew and passengers as well as air transport and tours.

Universal Aviation has more than 40 locations in 20 countries, including 19 in the Asia-Pacific region with the addition of Universal Aviation Maldives.