Air Seychelles has today announced that the airline will implement further changes on its route network, following the outbreak of The Novel Coronavirus (COVID -19).
Effective 23 March until 19 April 2020, Air Seychelles will significantly reduce its flights to Mauritius, Johannesburg and Mumbai in addition to suspending its services to Tel Aviv until 22 April, 2020. Travellers are advised to view airseychelles.com for the latest flight schedule.
Charles Johnson, Chief Commercial Officer of Air Seychelles said: “Due to the unprecedented events surrounding COVID-19, we regretfully announce the changes to our schedule.
“We continue to evaluate our flight schedule on a daily basis, while also focusing our energy on handling the needs of repatriating Seychellois citizens overseas and ensuring cargo demand is met.”
Air Seychelles has this week extended its waiver policy until 30 April 2020, to provide travellers more choice and flexibility when changing their tickets.
The airline is also notifying all travellers that as the Call Centre is currently experiencing a high volume of calls and emails, to only contact the centre if their travel is within the next 72 hours.
About Air Seychelles
Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. The airline currently offers international flights to, Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Tel Aviv. 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.