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, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. As the main driver of tourism in Seychelles, it is a core pillar of the national economy.
The airline offers international flights to Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Tel Aviv as well as charter services on demand. On the domestic network, Air Seychelles operates daily domestic flights between Mahe and Praslin as well as charter services throughout the archipelago.
In 2020, Air Seychelles won the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards. The full service carrier was also recognized as ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class’ and ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew ’at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Winners Day.