Why Fly with Air Mauritius
Founded in 1967, this airline is the national carrier of Mauritius with its main hub located at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport which is about 48 km southeast of the capital city of Port Louis. They take pride in having been voted the leading airline in the Indian Ocean at the World Travel Awards for the last seven years. Air Mauritius is a major contributing factor in what keeps the economy strong in Mauritius as they operate various subsidiary companies from holiday travels, helicopter tour service, hotel resorts, shopping centers and other real estate development firms. The airline is 51% owned mostly by the Mauritian Government.
Currently Air Mauritius has a total passenger fleet size of 12 aircraft, most of which include the Airbus A340-300 and other Airbus jets. They do not have any aircraft on order for now.
Air Mauritius currently does not belong to any airline alliance networks however they have strong codeshare agreements with four other airlines.
Air Mauritius Flights
Air Mauritius serves 20 regional and international destinations and operates flights to and from destinations in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Africa. Some of these destinations include London, Paris, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, Mumbai, Delhi, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong and more.
On Board Air Mauritius
Two classes of seating and service are offered on board; Economy Class and Business Class.
Economy Class features seats that have been redesigned on some of the aircraft. The light green colored seats have a pitch of 31 inches between them offering more room than most standard economy seats on other aircraft. In addition, passengers have more stretching ability as that seats lack the supporting middle leg. Individual 9 inch seat back TV monitors are at the seat with the newest AVOD entertainment including movies, audio and games. In addition, meals and beverages are provided depending on the flight duration.
Vacations and Holiday Destinations with Air Mauritius
The special offers section of the Air Mauritius website includes their best deals with specific travel dates and a limited amount of seats available. Some offers include hotel accommodations while others donít. As the airline regularly updates their specials, they do encourage you to sign up to receive these offers by email as they sell fairly quickly.
Business Class with Air Mauritius
The Business Class cabin is equipped with luxurious orange leather seats that offer privacy and comfort. Seats recline although not fully flat, and can be adjusted with a remote control that includes massage options and lumbar pouches that inflate for more comfort. There is a 60 inch pitch between seats with plenty of room to stretch your legs. Seats also include a power supply for laptops and other devices. Meals include a choice of four main courses offered along with a large selection of French wines and beverages. A 10.4 inch personal TV monitor is at the seat featuring in-flight entertainment to include the latest AVOD system and earphones to enjoy a large selection of movies, audio and games.
Air Mauritius Frequent Flyer
Kestrelflyer is the frequent flyer program that allows you to accumulate miles every time you fly. There are three tier levels including Red, Silver and Gold according to the amount of miles accumulated within a 3 year period, each with its own privileges..
Booking Your Flight with Air Mauritius
Booking your flight on the Air Mauritius website at www.airmauritius.com will save you from paying any kind of service fee or credit cards fees. However, at the top of the front page of the site, be sure to select your country of residence prior to arranging your travels. The airlines also has offices worldwide including phone assistance for all of your travel needs.
Top destinations for this airline include Cape Town,
For more information go to http://www.airmauritius.com or contact them at; Air Mauritius Centre,
President John Kennedy Street,
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