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
The Seychelles national carrier has been flying for over 45 years. Wholly owned by the Government of Seychelles, the carrier operates regionally from its home in Mahe to Tel Aviv, Johannesburg, Mumbai, Mauritius, and Maldives with state of the art Airbus A320neo’s. Domestically the carrier operates up to 30 roundtrips a day to Praslin, the second largest island in the archipelago, along with various charters to other islands on its twin-otter fleet.
In 2022, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the 29th edition of the World Travel Awards as well as, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Business Class', 'Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew' and 'Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Lounge.'