Well, i'm not sure how the setup is going to work this year, but last winter there were three flights to Malé on the sunday, two were direct (one from Manchester) and one stopped in Bahrain. Now the direct flights are obviously going to take the A330's so the Bahrain flight would have been left with A300's. I think sometimes you can even get B757's on that route? But that may have been years ago.
Have a good flight anyway (i presume its you who's flying