OVERVIEW OF AIR MAURITIUS
Created in 1967, Air Mauritius has contributed in connecting the world to our paradise island Mauritius. Air Mauritius operates direct flights to 7 regional and international destinations, to and from Europe, India, Africa and Indian Ocean islands.
Air Mauritius won two accolades at the 2021 edition of the World Travel Awards, UK, namely:
SERVING PASSENGERS FOR OVER HALF A CENTURY
Air Mauritius was incorporated on 14 June 1967, a few months before the country became independent. Over more than 50 years, Air Mauritius has carved out a key role as the national airline of Mauritius, providing air connectivity that has been crucial for the development of the island.
Air Mauritius has also provided an important channel over the years for travellers looking to visit Mauritius with direct connections from multiple destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and Indian Ocean, boosting the Mauritian economy.
OUR ISLAND IN THE SKY
More than just an airline, Air Mauritius acts as an ambassador for Mauritius. We epitomise the legendary Mauritian hospitality on all our flights.
Air Mauritius offers quality products and services to its customers which are derived from the common brand DNA that the country shares with the world-class tourist destinations we serve. Since 2014 Air Mauritius has been rated 4-Star by SKYTRAX rating agency.
YOUR SAFETY OUR TOPMOST PRIORITY
Your safety and security are our top priority. Hence, Air Mauritius adheres to the strictest standards of safety and our operating standards are compliant with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).
Besides, in addition to being certified as a duly approved Mauritian Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) maintenance organisation, Air Mauritius is also European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) compliant which means that we can undertake the maintenance of aircraft registered in Europe.
Air Mauritius flies directly to 7 destinations and offers more than 70 destinations through our partner airlines.
FIRST OPERATOR WORLDWIDE TO OPERATE BOTH NEW GENERATION AIRBUS A350-900 XWB AND A330-900neo AIRCRAFT
Air Mauritius became the first operator of a combination of new generation wide-bodied Airbus A350-900 XWB and A330-900neo aircraft and is among the airlines with the youngest wide-bodied fleet in the world. The Air Mauritius A350-900 and the A330-900neo aircraft are equipped with the airline’s latest cabin products including new generation full flat seats in Business Class with direct aisle access, more comfortable Economy Class seats, state-of-the-art inflight entertainment systems with full HD screens and WIFI for passengers in both classes. The Airspace Cabin by Airbus which is present on both the A350-900 and A330-900neo aircraft, offers more personal space and larger overhead storage bins.
For the high quality of its service on the ground and in the air, Air Mauritius has not only been rated a 4-Star airline by SKYTRAX but has also received several international awards recognising the value rendered to our passengers, including several distinctions at the prestigious World Travel Awards for Leading Airline.
The airline operates a two-class configuration on its flights - Business class and Economy class. The Amédée Maingard lounge, at the SSR International airport Mauritius has been awarded the best Airport Lounge in the Indian Ocean in 2021 and for the third consecutive year by the World Travel Awards.