Users' questions

Does Seychelles have an airline?

Does Seychelles have an airline?

Air Seychelles is the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles. Its head office is located at Seychelles International Airport on the island of Mahé and it operates inter-island and international flights and charter flights.

When did Seychelles airport open?

20th of March 1972
That was well before the opening of the Seychelles International Airport which occurred on the 20th of March 1972. The opening of the airport was carried out by Her Majesty Queen Elisabeth II and it was an epic event for our Small Seychelles Island State.

Is Air Seychelles a good airline?

Air Seychelles is Certified as a 4-Star Airline for the quality of its airport and onboard product and staff service. Product rating includes seats, amenities, food & beverages, IFE, cleanliness etc, and service rating is for both cabin staff and ground staff.

Who owns Air Seychelles?

The Government of Seychelles
Established in 1978, Air Seychelles is the national carrier of the Republic of Seychelles. The Government of Seychelles holds a 60% controlling stake in the airline, while Etihad has a 40% stake.

Where is the head office of Air Seychelles?

Seychelles International Airport. The airport is the home base and the head office of Air Seychelles and features several regional and long-haul routes due to its importance as an international leisure destination. The airport is 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) southeast of the capital and is accessible by the Victoria-Providence Highway.

What do you need to know about Seychelles International Airport?

 Decommissions of SEY/DVOR.  Charts related to Seychelles International Airport and Praslin Airport.  RNP 1 Transition Routes in Seychelles FIR.  New Instrument Approach Chart.  Airspace Division  Insert of STRATEGIC LATERAL OFFSET PROCEDURES (SLOP)  Insert new AIP Pages 2. Page Replacements

What was the first jet to land in Seychelles?

A BOAC Super VC10 was the first jet aircraft to land at Seychelles International Airport on 4 July 1971. At the time of the opening it had a 2987 m runway and a control tower.

Where is the SPDF base in the Seychelles?

A base of the Seychelles Public Defence Force (SPDF) is at the southeastern end of Runway 13 on an island that was joined with Mahé at the construction of the airport.