Air Seychelles continues to build its presence in Europe with the expansion of its codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways to include flights to Athens and Belgrade.
This brings to 12 the number of European cities available to Air Seychelles on Etihad Airways’ network including London and Manchester (United Kingdom), Frankfurt, Dusseldorf and Munich (Germany), Milan and Rome (Italy), Geneva and Zurich (Switzerland), Brussels (Belgium), Dublin (Ireland), and Paris (France).
Manoj Papa, Air Seychelles Chief Executive Officer, said: “This expansion adds twoimportant cities to our network,making Europe more accessibleto our customers and strengthening our brand presence in this important region.
“It also builds on the hard work of the Seychelles government,which has signednew air services agreements with Greece and Serbia, and deepensour successful partnership with Etihad Airways.
“The expansion willstrengthenfeed ontoour network, and boost trade and tourism in support of our mandate to be an economic enablertothe archipelago.”
Air Seychelles operates nine weekly Abu Dhabi-Seychelles services on a two-class aircraft, which combined with Etihad Airways’ four services a week, provides a near double-daily service between Seychelles and Abu Dhabi.
Travellers can book the new codeshare destinations through travel agents, Air Seychelles sales offices, or the Air Seychelles website on www.airseychelles.com.
About Air Seychelles
Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul operations in 1983. 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.
Air Seychelles has once again in 2021 retained the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class 2021’ and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew 2021'. 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’.