12th September 2017
Crowds gathered in Seychelles to mark the first anniversary of the epoch-making National Assembly elections.Just 12 months ago the political landscape in Seychelles dramatically changed when the Oppos... more...
Peaceful protest: Demonstrators in Victoria demand that new presidential elections be held
12th September 2017
By Lewis BetsyJust when we seemed to be getting somewhere, the opposition groups in Seychelles look like they are returning to form – and heading towards self-destruction.This tremor comes, inte... more...
Changes: President Danny Faure with new media chiefs Berard Dupres, left, and Jude Louange
15th August 2017
By Lewis Betsy A big shake-up at the Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation is a welcome move.There is now a new board and two chief executives.Such a move has been on the cards for quite a while an... more...
Honoured: Ambassadors Bernard Shamlaye and Marie-Pierre Lloyd with President Faure at State House
10th August 2017
Ambassador Marie-Pierre Lloyd, the UK's previous High Commissioner for Seychelles, has been personally thanked for her work by President Danny FaureThe President welcomed Ambassador Lloyd and Ambassad... more...
Popular: Wavel Ramkalawan flanked by supporters
5th July 2017
By Lewis Betsy Wavel Ramkalawan was greeted enthusiastically when he made a special visit to London. The Leader of the Opposition in Seychelles' National Assembly gave an update on events in... more...
Brilliant : DJs Kenny B and R Vidot
5th July 2017
By Lewis Betsy What a great night we had celebrating the independence of Seychelles.A capacity crowd made sure that mountains of fun were generated and on top of all the singing and dancing we ev... more...
Great progress: The youngsters in the Real Maldives Football Club
19th June 2017
The triumphant progress of the Real Maldives Football Club continues. Seychelles Life is proud to support the team and here, as the season draws to a close, their coach, Don Anacoura, responds to our ... more...
15th June 2017
By Lewis Betsy It's time to get ready for our great annual party to celebrate the independence of Seychelles.We have a proud reputation for staging prestige functions and are very excited about t... more...

Turkey opens up new air route to Seychelles

7th June 2016

Award winner: Turkish Airlines which operate the Airbus A330-200
Award winner: Turkish Airlines which operate the Airbus A330-200

The airline named best in Europe is to fly three times a week to Seychelles from October.

Turkish Airlines, a four-star airline with a fleet of 279 passenger and cargo aircraft flying to 274 destinations worldwide, will use an A330-200 Airbus on its route from Istanbul. The jet can take 247 passengers.

The airline was named best airline in Europe for a fifth year in a row by Skytrax, which tracks customer satisfaction of airlines' service and performance around the world.

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Honoured: Ambassadors Bernard Shamlaye and Marie-Pierre Lloyd with President Faure at State House
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