Qatar Airways is rising seat capability into the Seychelles this summer season because the vacationer hotspot reopens as much as the world once more.
The Indian Ocean islands shall be welcoming guests who will solely must current a destructive PCR take a look at taken 72-hours earlier than departure.
There shall be no quarantine requirement or restriction on motion on these arriving by way of Doha.
The information has been welcomed by Qatar Airways chief industrial officer, Thierry Antinori, who stated: “We resumed our flights to the Seychelles in December.
“Now the islands are opening up additional for guests, we’re delighted to supply extra seat availability and an enhanced and sustainable expertise for our passengers utilizing our Boeing 787 Dreamliners.
“We all know the authorities within the Seychelles stay vigilant and guests will nonetheless be required to stick to public well being measures put in place in view of the pandemic these will embody carrying of face masks, social distancing and common cleansing of fingers.”
Qatar Airways has lately launched a brand new programme that permits passengers to voluntarily offset the carbon emissions related to their journey on the level of reserving.
On account of affect of Covid-19 on journey demand, the airline has grounded its fleet of Airbus A380s as it’s not environmentally justifiable to function such a big plane within the present market.
Seychelles Tourism Board chief government, Sherin Francis stated: “We’re glad that Seychelles is again on-line with clear entry standards and easy journey measures.
“We rely quite a bit on our airline companions to enrich our efforts in restarting this trade, one which is essential for Seychelles given its contribution to the economic system.
“The supply of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner by Qatar Airways on the Seychelles Route will add to the capability however extra importantly the consolation of the visitors’ journey to Seychelles.”