Air Mauritius is the flag carrier airline of Mauritius and is headquartered in St. Louis, Mauritius. It was created in 1967 and has been consistently adding more routes to connect Mauritius with the rest of the world. It is a strategic partner in the tourism industry of the country.
The airline gives priority to safety and security of passengers and has been certified by IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit). It provides a range of high quality services to passengers, all with a warm Mauritian touch to them.
Air Mauritius has been voted Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline 2013 at the World Travel Awards. The consistency of service provided by the airline is clear from the fact that this was the ninth consecutive year that it has received the award.
The airline flies to destinations in Asia, Europe, Africa and Australia, as well as to Dubai in the Middle East. Passengers in the Middle East may make Air Mauritius online bookings to connect to more than 20 international destinations.
The fleet consists of a variety of Airbus models including the Airbus A340-300C and A340-300C that are equipped with the best satellite systems, as well as a few ATR aircraft. The airline also has a few helicopters that are equipped with 4 passenger seats each.
It would be useful to check your Air Mauritius PNR Status a few hours before the time of the flight. Passengers are advised to check their travel documents and reach the check-in counter 3 hours before the time of the flight, for a smooth check-in and boarding experience. Business Class passengers could save time with the premium check-in counter, and then relax at the Lounge before boarding their flights.
On board the aircraft, both Economy and Business Class passengers will experience the best in comfortable seating, including special Exit seats with better legroom that can be booked by Economy Class passengers. Add in the range of gourmet cuisine choices and the latest in in-flight entertainment, and passengers are sure to have a memorable Air Mauritius experience. The customer service of the airline can be contacted for any additional queries here.
Please check the airline’s website for the regulations on liquid compliance bags before you pack for your trip. The Air Mauritius baggage allowance allows Economy Class passengers to check in 23 kg of baggage, and Business Class passengers may check in 30 kg. Hand baggage should not exceed 7 kg in weight and 115 cm in dimensions. For more details on the baggage allowance, please check here.
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Passengers can avail of online check-in between 30 and 2 hrs before the flight departs.
A maximum of 32 Kg is allowed as checked baggage and 2 Kg as hand baggage. No. of bags permitted varies depending upon the ticket’s class.
Traveling for infants under 2 yrs is free as they can travel on an adult’s lap. One child per adult is permitted.
It flies to 23 destinations directly and over 100 destinations by collaborating with airline partners.
It offers many choices in entertainment that cover movies, music, documentaries, games and more. Air Mauritius also offers onboard Wi-Fi.
Pets are allowed only as check-in luggage.
IATA code is MK, ICAO code is MAU, and callsign is MAURITIUS.
A person is allowed to carry up to 5 liters of well-packed bottles of alcohol with alcoholic content not more than 70% and less than 24%.