Mauritius flagship carrier airline Air Mauritius, operated under Air Mauritius Limited, is operated throughout the country as well as international destination. It is headquartered in the Port Louis of Mauritius in Air Mauritius Centre. The company is labeled as one of the largest carrier (on fourth position to be specific) in the Saharan parts of Africa. Furthermore, is considered to be one of the imperative airlines for the markets of European, Indian Ocean and African. To prove this is the award received by the airlines as “Indian Ocean Leading Airline Prize 2011” for 7th in a row. The major hub of the airline is located in Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport.
The Air Mauritius airlines as of 2017 August boasted of total of 13 exemplary aircrafts with additional order of 8 to join soon, namely:
- Airbus A319-100 – Currently offers 2 aircrafts.
- Airbus A330-200 – Currently offers 2 aircrafts.
- Airbus A330-900neo – Have an order to provide 2 aircrafts (that will replace Airbus A340-300).
- Airbus A340-300 – Currently offers 6 aircrafts.
- Airbus A350-900 – Have an order to provide 6 aircrafts (that will replace Airbus A340-300).
- ATR 72-500 – Currently offers 3 aircrafts.
Air Mauritius Flight Info
Air Mauritius Airlines Codes, Call Sign and Headquarter
- IATA – MK
- ICAO – MAU
- Call Sign – AIRMAURITIUS
- Headquarter – Mauritius
Air Mauritius Hubs
Air Mauritius Airlines hub
- SSR Airport
Air Mauritius Airlines Business Class
Travel Conditions in Business Class
Choose the Business Class seats and travelers will be provided to spend their time in flight seated in one of the new generation lie-flat seats on aboard Airbus A340/A330 aircraft. With a 152 cm (60-inch) pitch, these seats offer privacy and comfort of a personal cocoon. They can be flexed and angle change can be managed by remote control along with a massage option as well as inflatable lumbar pouches for additional comfort. Passengers will enjoy a personalized cabin service, and the meals offered will provide a fine taste of Mauritian cuisine, rich in flavor and variety. For the travelers’ relaxation: a selection of high digital quality, multilingual feature movies and the latest international albums.
- Listen To Music
The selection of music options provided on board in Air Mauritius to business class passengers is quite vast including different artists and albums. Genres are also provided in broad choices ranging from pop and hip hop to rock-n-roll and jazz. Classics of Mauritius are also given equal weight-age. Kick-back and relax is the motto followed aboard Air Mauritius Airlines as the travelers croon to their favorite music.
- Watch Movies
Individual screens and headsets are available in both Business and Economy Class on the Airbus A330/A340 aircraft. The movie library includes current Hollywood and Bollywood box office hits, documentaries, children's movies and many more.
On board the A340-300E and the A330-200, the interactive AVOD (Audio & Video on Demand) system allows passengers to pick the movie of their choice, in their own time, and with options to pause, rewind, forward, and stop. Enjoy a range of movies, from old classics to the latest releases at your own pace throughout the flight.
- Play Games
Business class passengers aboard the aircraft Airbus A330-200 and A340-300E are provided with exciting video games for one or more players. This helps to cool down and relax for the passengers and have the little ones entertained for the long durations.
Mauritius cuisine is an impeccable unification of healthy as well as scrumptious meal plans that is showcased under the perfect gourmet dining option offered by Mauritianess. It is also denoted as ‘cooking without borers’. The meal plans made here are created by picking and mixing the best elements of other delicacies resulting in a perfectly healthy as well as spicy dish ready to be served to the business class passengers. This cooking without borders notion brings in the harmony between different cultures and traditions making which is what the main element and focus of the international menu of Air Mauritius is over. The menu set for business class passengers is honor bound for traditions and cultures all across the world with its potential being unlimited.
Codeshare Agreement with Other Airlines
Air Mauritius Airlines Codeshare Agreement with following airlines:
- Air Austral
- Air France
- Air India
- Air Madagascar
- Emirates Airlines
- Hong Kong Airlines
- Kenya Airways
- Malaysia Airlines
- Singapore Airlines
- South African Airways
- Virgin Australia
Air Mauritius airlines accords passengers to carry on 1 hand baggage for economy class travelers and two for business class. Weight of each and every baggage should not go beyond 7 kg with size being 115 cm (combination of length, height and weight). The size and weight of the baggage is set so that it can be put under seat or fit the baggage compartment.
Before baggage that needs to be checked in with Air Mauritius flight it is imperative for the passenger to be aware about all the details regarding the same. Different reservation types are provided with different set of baggage allowance and are charged different fees. Traveler can avail for excess baggage right at the airport or in the office in Mauritius against their tickets. Business Class passengers can check-in 2 pieces of baggage of 32 kg each per person.
Popular Destinations followed by Air Mauritius Airlines
London to New York
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