Air Seychelles assisted a well-known local Conservation Biologist Dr. Gerard Rocamora in transporting his latest book, a total of 800 copies, titled “Invasive Alien Species in Seychelles” from Paris to Seychelles. Manager for Corporate Social Responsibility, Josie Michaud-Payet handed over the consignment as part of Air Seychelles corporate social responsibility, positioning our airline as environment friendly airline and supporting good initiatives to protect and raise conservation awareness in Seychelles. The 250 page book entitled ‘Invasive Alien Species in Seychelles’ is in English, and is a joint publication of the Island Biodiversity and Conservation centre of the University of Seychelles, the GEF/UNDP funded Project Coordinating Unit of the Seychelles Government, the Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (Paris) and its publisher Biotope Editions.
About Air Seychelles
The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.
In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.