Air Seychelles, the flagship carrier of the stunning Seychelles Islands, has once again clinched two well-deserved accolades at the highly regarded World Travel Awards, which, this year, was timed to coincide with the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai on Monday 06th May 2024.

The national airline has been honoured with the following awards:

Air Seychelles, the Republic of Seychelles’ national airline and Sri Lankan Airlines, the flag carrier of Sri Lanka, have announced a new code-sharing partnership, expanding the number of destinations accessible to customers from the paradise islands flying between Mahe and Colombo.

In a bid to recognize and express gratitude to its local travel agent partners for their efforts and contributions towards the airline in the recent past, Air Seychelles recently hosted a special appreciation evening in their honor on Friday 15th March 2024.

The National Airline Air Seychelles and Tourism Seychelles have solidified their commitment to promoting Seychelles as a premier tourist destination through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed on Wednesday , March 13th at Botanical House. The MOU was signed by Captain Sandy Benoiton, the CEO of Air Seychelles and Mrs. Sherin Francis, the Principal Secretary for Tourism.

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the islands of Seychelles, has been bestowed its first ever award in the world category of the World Travel Awards programme for the year 2023.

Announced during the Grand Final Gala Ceremony which was held at the Burj Al Arab in Jumeirah, Dubai early this December, Air Seychelles was voted the World’s Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean 2023.

Air Seychelles Chief Executive Officer, Sandy Benoiton and the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) Chief Executive Officer, Garry Albert took up the National Wheelchair Challenge at the Seychelles International Airport this Monday.

Organised to feature in the program at the airline’s annual staff party on Friday 27 October 2023, Air Seychelles hosted a Long Service Awards Ceremony for 67 members of staff who had completed 10 years or more of continuous service with the company.

Air Seychelles, the Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline, is gearing up for an increase in demand from the Tel Aviv market due to the upcoming Israeli holidays. The Sukkot celebrations marks the second largest holiday period in Israel after Passover.

Air Seychelles stands proud to have been chosen as the preferred airline to carry the nation’s sports delegations to Antananarivo in Madagascar for the Indian Ocean Island Games 2023.

Air Seychelles bade farewell to one of its longest serving pilots and aviation pioneer, Captain Francois Jackson on Thursday 17 August 2023 as he touched down at the Seychelles International Airport for the last time on his final flight HM048 from Mauritius. The flight was greeted by a traditional water cannon salute in honour of Captain Jackson for his many years of service.

Air Seychelles, the national carrier of the Republic of Seychelles announces a profit of USD 8.4 million for the year 2022.

This was the first year of profit for Air Seychelles since 2016 when it reported a small gain of USD 425k.

In a short ceremony held at the School for the Exceptional Child yesterday, Friday 14th July 2023, members of the Air Seychelles Tourism Club handed over the keys to a sensory room they had put together to the Head Teacher, Mrs Heidi Francourt.

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles successfully launched its new service to the vibrant capital city of Colombo this week.

Members from the Technical Operations Department at Air Seychelles were paid a courtesy call from the visiting CINEC delegation on Wednesday 07 June, at the national airline’s head office in Pointe Larue.

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Air Seychelles is pleased to announce that it will add service from its home base of Mahe, Seychelles to Colombo, Sri Lanka with twice weekly flights commencing in June.

Air Seychelles and the Tourism Department have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to renew efforts into boosting inbound tourism into the Seychelles and attract travelers across the airline’s regional network. The agreement aims to increase awareness and magnify the Seychelles experience for leisure travelers to visit the archipelago’s unique attractions.


Recovering from the debilitating effects of the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic which brought many uncertainties to the aviation industry, as well as coming out of Administration in November, the national carrier can now review its performance from the past year with a more optimistic outlook.

Air Seychelles is pleased to announce that it has successfully passed and received its IOSA Renewal Certification this year. This marks the tenth time the carrier has successfully achieved this renewal. The National carrier’s first certification was obtained in 2006.

Air Seychelles together with Tourism Seychelles has recently participated in OTM and SATTE in India and IMTM in Israel this February.

The OTM is the largest and most international gathering of travel trade buyers and professionals in India and across Asia. The annual event was held in the busiest financial city of Mumbai between 02nd and 04th February.

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles has today welcomed its first flight from Almaty, linking the Central Asian country of Kazakhstan to the paradisiacal islands of the Seychelles.

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