The technology from the world’s leading specialist in air transport communications and IT solutions, SITA will provide greater flexibility for international airlines operating from the hub of Air Seychelles by allowing them to share common-use terminal equipment for check-in and boarding.
The national airline of the Republic of Seychelles provides ground-handling services to airlines operating from Seychelles International Airport.
This new system will optimize the use of terminal facilities, speed up the flow of passengers and improve service levels for all international travelers flying from the airport.
Roy Kinnear, Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles said, “The new common-use terminal equipment will enable Air Seychelles to connect to various Departure Control Systems used by other airlines operating to Seychelles, providing more flexibility to our ground handling operations.
It will also enable the airline to streamline the check-in and boarding process for all the international travelers that are handled at Seychelles International Airport ensuring a smooth experience.
“Introducing cutting-edge CUPPS infrastructure and baggage management systems at Seychelles International Airport puts us on par with some of the most modern airports in the world,” Gilbert Faure, Chief Executive Officer of the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority said.
The airline has been undertaking technology upgrades in partnership with SITA and the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority.