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Air Seychelles teams up with CarTrawler to provide ground transportation options

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has formed a new partnership with CarTrawler, the world’s leading B2B travel technology platform, to provide guests with car hire and ground transportation options.

CarTrawler’s technology will enable guests travelling with Air Seychelles or other airlines to book car rentals, hotel and airport transfers, and other modes of ground transport through airseychelles.com.

The technology platform is used by more than 100 airlines around the world and is available in all markets where Air Seychelles operates, including Mahé and Praslin in Seychelles. Remco Althuis, Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles, said: “Our strategic partnership with CarTrawler will better meet the needs of our guests, who are increasingly looking for a one stop shop where they can book their flights, hotels and ground transport. Air Seychelles is looking to move into this direction and our partnership with CarTrawler is the first step in the process.”

Aileen McCormack, Chief Commercial Officer of CarTrawler, said: “We are pleased that CarTrawler has partnered with Air Seychelles and will be providing industry leading travel technology solutions to the airline. We look forward to working with Air Seychelles on developing cutting edge innovations that will facilitate their customers’ journey and increase revenue streams for the airline.”

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.