Tourism: The ONMT announces the return of Air France to Agadir and Tangier

The Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT) has announced the strong return of Air France to Morocco, particularly Agadir and Tangier, by ratifying a record partnership contract for the Summer 22 season. The company will thus put in place an offer of more than 500,000 seats to Morocco from France, an increase of 7% compared to the summer of 2019 (pre-Covid reference year), indicates a press release from the ONMT. The ONMT teams led by its Director General Adel El Fakir were in Paris on Tuesday to reinforce the presence of the main travel prescribers and airlines which had not been approached during the tour which began at the beginning of February, before reopening of borders. This is how a meeting was organized with Air France officials. On this occasion, the DG of the ONMT, Adel El Fakir, indicated that “the partnership concluded with Air France is important for the pursuit of the revitalization of national tourism from the French market”. “We are actively working with the company to increase its capacity in terms of seats in Morocco for the next 3 years and to serve new tourist destinations point to point in order to offer more choice to French travellers”, he said. said. Among the novelties of the Morocco programming of the main French airline, the announcement of its return to the destinations Agadir and Tangier which will be linked to Paris Charles-De-Gaulle (CDG) this summer. “Good news for the capitals of the North and Souss which will be able to benefit, in addition to the enthusiasm of French travelers, from the strong connectivity of the Paris CDG Hub to connect Tangier and Agadir to the American and Asian continents”, specifies the press release. . The summer program was also consolidated by strengthening traditional routes such as Paris-Marrakech (15 frequencies/week) and Paris-Rabat (20 frequencies/week). This new partnership thus reinforces the commercial strategy of the ONMT to reconquer the strategic markets of Morocco as a destination.