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Watch: Air Seychelles A320neo, Veuve, touches down in SA

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Air Seychelles recently became the first airline in the Indian Ocean and Africa to take delivery of a new Airbus A320neo aircraft into its international fleet.


Named “Veuve” after the most critically endangered bird commonly known as the Seychelles Paradise Flycatcher, the single-aisle aircraft registered as S7-VEV comprised of 12 Business Class and 156 Economy Class seats.


Touching down at OR Tambo International Airport on 12 August, “Veuve” was welcomed by a ceremonial water-cannon salute:

Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Briedenhann
Jeanette Phillips joined the team in 2016. She developed a passion and love for all things-travel related in her role as travel journalist, a position she held for over seven years. A brief exodus into the corporate marketing sphere proved that there is no better industry than the travel industry. Research and writing are two of Jeanette’s greatest passions, but she is always open to new challenges and different ways of doing things.

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