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Good Morning Britain and Lorraine Show TV crew flies Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles recently hosted the presenters including television crew of Good Morning Britain and Lorraine show on board its Twin Otter aircraft.

The team of six arrived in Seychelles on Friday, 8 February from London travelled from Praslin to Mahe on board flight HM9067 at 7pm on Tuesday, 12 February following the production of the Good Morning Britain and Lorraine shows focused on luxury lifestyles for a viewer giveaway.

The programme which gathers over 10 million viewers in the United Kingdom (UK) on a weekly basis was broadcasted on ITV, one of the most popular television channel in the UK as from 11 February and will proceed until 25 February 2019.

Charles Johnson, Chief Commercial Officer of Air Seychelles said: “We are indeed delighted to welcome the Good Morning Britain and Lorraine Show crew to our archipelago and on board our 19 seater Twin Otter DHC-6 400 aircraft.

“I am sure the team enjoyed the breath-taking bird’s eye view of the unparalleled beauty of the Seychelles during their travel from the second largest island in the archipelago in addition to featuring one of the world’s coolest liveries on UK’s top television channel”.

During their travel from Praslin the airline had the opportunity to welcome the lead guitarist of the British pop rock band, The Vamps, James Mc Vey a former contestant on the last series of ‘I am a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here’.

Formed eight years ago, the four piece chart topping group have had global success around the UK performing as support acts for various famous artists. Being a first time presenter for the Lorraine show and first time in the Seychelles James said: “I could not wait to see the Seychelles for the first time.

“Travelling is one of my favourite things to do as it is where you learn the most important life skills and I am sure the Indian Ocean have thought me things I have never known before!”.

Good Morning Britain presenter, 2008 Celebrity MasterChef and 2006 Dancing on Ice contestant, Andi Peters who is also the host of the QVC show ‘Andi’s Food Fest’ was also part of group on the on board the 15 minute flight.

Having started his career presenting, Live & Kicking, The Broom Cupboard and Short Change, Andi has had a distinguished career behind the camera when he was Commissioning Editor at Channel 4, created the award winning T4 in addition to also being the Executive Editor of Top of the Pops.

As part his career experience, Andi also had the chance to provide media training for the English popular pop girl group, Spice Girls as well as JLS and Westlife.

Today in addition to hosting Good Morning Britain, Andi continues to appear on the MasterChef series and Good Food show as a critic and host, besides also being the voice of the ITV2 hit show The Big Reunion.


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 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.