Helicopter Seychelles resumes flying
Helicopter Seychelles has received approval to
resume full commercial passenger flights.
The Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) has
awarded an Air Operator Certificate (AOC) to the operator following a lengthy
and complex application process.
The company will offer day and night-time
tourist transfers, scenic flights and excursions, as well as medical evacuation
Captain Shaun Tinkler-Rose, head of
operations announced the news to employees at the company’s Providence hangar, calling it “a hard-fought
battle and well-deserved victory”.
Helicopter Seychelles has undergone a
year-long internal restructuring, culminating in SCAA inspections today leading
to the AOC licence award.
are looking to recruit a number of pilots, the company operates two
helicopters, an Agusta A109C and Bell