Air Seychelles has today announced that the airline will be suspending its domestic services temporarily effective Friday, 10 April 2020.
The decision was taken following guidance and intensified measures being implemented by the health authorities, including the importance of maintaining social distancing against the spread of COVID-19.
The last returning flight to be operated will depart Praslin in the late afternoon today and the airline is expected to resume its schedule of service by 1 May, 2020.
In the meantime, essential companies requesting for flights will be accepted on a charter basis which can be booked via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. For medevac requests please contact 4391175 or 4391173.
Travellers contacting the airline are advised not to visit the Air Seychelles Offices which will remain closed until 26 April, 2020. The Call Centre can be contacted via email at email@example.com or by phoning +2482643174 for additional information between Monday and Saturday as from 8am to 4pm local time (except during the Easter holidays).
About Air Seychelles
The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.
In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.