Air Seychelles signed a comprehensive partnership agreement with the Seychelles Institute of Technology (SIT), to further strengthen the existing relationship between the two establishments. As part of the MOU, the airline will support the SIT students with training within the engineering and technical operations department. Additionally, Air Seychelles will also undergo recruitment at the SIT to identify talented technicians for future employment with the airline. The agreement was signed on 21 July, by Air Seychelles General Manager for Human Resources, Peter Carrie-Wilson and the Director of SIT, Hubert Barbe during a ceremony held at the SIT campus in Providence.
About Air Seychelles
Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. The airline currently offers international flights to Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Mauritius and Mumbai. Air Seychelles also offers more than 350 domestic scheduled flights a week throughout the archipelago, including domestic charter services. As the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, Air Seychelles is a pillar of tourism, the island nation’s strongest and growing economic sector. The airline maintains a strategic partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates and 40 per cent stakeholder.