Island Shuttle Flight

MAF operates a Cessna Caravan 8-passenger turbine float plane that can land and take off on water, enabling fast and efficient access to remote locations in Bangladesh.Our regular shuttle flights provide a regular service for aid agency staff needing to travel to their project sites.To assist aid agencies working in the isolated islands of coastal Bangladesh, MAF provides a three-times weekly shared charter flight. NGO staff can either be dropped of or picked up at the following locations:

  • Hatiya Island
  • Bhola Island
  • Char Kukuri Mukri
  • Char Momtaj



Days of Operation:
Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays,
departs at 09:00am from Dhaka Int’l (domestic terminal),
returns by 12:00pm to Dhaka
This flight is for registered humanitarian and medical organizations, governments, NGOs, donors and agencies involved in development projects.
The cost per seat one-way is 4,600 taka.
Booking procedure:
Seats are booked on a first come/first served basis. Due to regulatory procedures, flight bookings must be made at least three working days before the date of the flight.
Each passenger may to carry up to 9 KG of personal baggage.
Charter flights:
As a reminder, our existing charter flights are always available to those wishing to travel at a specific time and schedule to a particular project site.

Contact us to reserve your seat!

Disclaimer: Occasionally MAF has to cancel or delay flights due to unscheduled maintenance, unavailability of pilot (e.g. due to illness) or weather. In such cases MAF will do all that is reasonably possible to reschedule the flight. Full refunds will be provided to passengers for flights that are cancelled by MAF. No refund will be provided to passengers who cancel a booking.