Chairman of the SADC-Civil Aviation Committee, Mr. Victor Likando
Director of Infrastructure of SADC, Ms. Mapolao Mokoena
Members of the SADC Secretariat and ISASO
International delegates,
Chief Executive Officer of SCAA, Mr. Garry Albert
Management of SCAA
Colleagues, friends

Good morning,

Thank you Ms. Mokoena and Mr. Likando for the very kind words about our beautiful islands and the service you’ve experienced so far.

All protocol observed,
Ladies and Gentlemen
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Aviation is the conduit of the tourism industry in Seychelles. The industry which remains one of the main engines of wealth creation contributing over 45% of foreign currency and an excess of 60% as indirect contribution to the GDP.

President of the Republic, H.E Mr. Danny Faure
Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly
Leader of the Opposition
Leader of Government Business
Ministers
Members of the National Assembly
PSs and CEOs
Invited guests
Ladies and gentlemen


Good evening and a very warm welcome to the Seychelles International Airport, for the official opening of the new domestic terminal.