Latest News for: Seychelles airports


‘Leve’ song’s video by Mozaik premiered |06 February 2023

Nation 06 Feb 2023
Thursday’s event was also to thank the sponsors towards the project, which were many as ‘Mozaik’ had gone to great length to market their song, from wrapping two SPTC buses in their colour and name, and making use of the Seychelles international airport grounds, to shoot their video.

Ruger show tonight expected to be sold out |03 February 2023

Nation 03 Feb 2023
Popular Nigerian Afrobeat star Ruger will be taking to the stage tonight for an exciting and much-anticipated concert at the Mini Stadium ... He was welcomed at the Seychelles International Airport by the organisers, comprising Trence Bartending Services, Veuve Productions, Marketing Guru, Seychelles Breweries Limited and Pure FM ... Laura Pillay. Photo.

Travel trends in 2023: Future shines bright for Seychelles |25 January 2023

Nation 25 Jan 2023
Way back in 2021, Seychelles became the first African country to install biometrics at the airport and continues to make impressive headway in this regard. Seychelles’ ... Since installation, the Seychelles International Airport has recorded its fastest ever overall screening times.

Island hopping in the Maldives

Mail Guardian South Africa 07 Jan 2023
Travelling to the Maldives is easier by direct flight chartered through Air Seychelles ... After a nine-hour direct flight from OR Tambo International Airport – with a one hour stop in the Seychelles – I was eager to hear the flight attendant announce that we had finally landed in paradise.

Cocaine and crack growing in popularity in Seychelles |06 January 2023

Nation 06 Jan 2023
As is the case for other countries in the region, it is thought that Brazil is the primary point of origin for cocaine entering the small but lucrative Seychelles market, with the Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa being a significant transit point ... and the Seychelles”.

Year 2022 news highlights |30 December 2022

Nation 30 Dec 2022
The Seychelles International Airport commemorates 50 years since its opening on March 20, 1972 ... The Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority honours a group of 51 employees who have attained a culmination of 10 to 40 years of employment, with senior airside operation officer Darell ...

Local sports back on track in 2022 following Covid-19 pandemic |30 December 2022

Nation 30 Dec 2022
No medals for Team Seychelles at Commonwealth Games ... The Seychelles delegation was welcomed at the Seychelles International Airport by Minister for Youth, Sports and Family Marie-Celine Zialor who is also the president of the CJSOI, principal secretary for education services Merna Eulentin, along with family members and friends.

Air Seychelles celebrates its inaugural flight from Kazakhstan |28 December 2022

Nation 28 Dec 2022
The Airbus A320 neo with 12 seats in business class and 156 in economy class, landed at the Seychelles International Airport at 8.20am yesterday with 137 premium passengers from the scheduled flight from Almaty, the largest city in Kazakhstan, a country of almost 20 million people.

Belonie school team 1 grand winner of Young Innovators Challenge |27 December 2022

Nation 27 Dec 2022
The fourth place winners also received an addition of R5000 sponsored by Seychelles Petroleum Company (Seypec). Chairman of the SCAA board, Marlon Orr explained that the aim of this competition was to present the youth of Seychelles with an opportunity to identify green innovative solutions for our airport.

12th Commission de la Jeunesse et des Sports de l'Oc�an Indien (CJSOI) Games 2022 |15 ...

Nation 15 Dec 2022
Seychelles’ contingent returns home ... The Seychelles delegation was welcomed at the Seychelles International Airport by Minister for Youth, Sports and family Marie-Celine Zialor who is also the president of the CJSOI, principal secretary for education services Merna Eulentin, along with family members and friends.

Operation under way to salvage sunken boat at ex-coastguard base |10 December 2022

Nation 10 Dec 2022
embassy to Mauritius and Seychelles, in collaboration with the U.S. Commander Task Force Sixty-Eight (CTF-68) based in Rota, Spain, the Seychelles Ports Authority (SPA) and the Seychelles Coast Guard (SCG) join hands to salvage the wreck ... “On the Seychelles side, SPA has provided transportation to and from the airport for the U.S.

SCAA launches commemorative stamp to celebrate Seychelles International Airport’s Golden Jubilee |09 December 2022

Nation 09 Dec 2022
On the occasion of World Aviation Day on Wednesday December 7, under the theme ‘Advancing Innovation for Global Aviation Development’, the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) has launched a commemorative stamp to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Seychelles International Airport (SIA).

SRC and partners team up to enhance services during festive season |09 December 2022

Nation 09 Dec 2022
To increase efficiency during the peak festive season, the Seaport and Airport Cargo Section respectively of the Seychelles Revenue Commission’s (SRC) Customs Division, have this December started to extend their opening hours to meet the expected increase in cargo demand and clearance.

Executive Leadership Development Training |22 November 2022

Nation 22 Nov 2022
... and innovative ventures that provide profitable and sustainable markets for non-aeronautical revenue growth for the Seychelles airports, with a strategic focus on the customer experience and high level of customer satisfaction for our travelling visitors and airport users.

Boat arrested with more than 100kg of tortoise meat |15 November 2022

Nation 15 Nov 2022
... on Sunday at the Seychelles International Airport on his return from the COP27 conference, in Egypt.

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