Air Mauritius destinations

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An Air Mauritius Airbus A330-200 at Perth Airport in 2014.

Air Mauritius was set up in June 1967 (1967-06).[1] The airline had no aircraft at the beginning, and in January 1972 (1972-01), Air India started flying the Port LouisBombay–Port Louis run on Air Mauritius' behalf using Boeing 707 aircraft; this was Air Mauritius' first route.[2]

Shanghai became the 26th destination served by the company in early July 2011 (2011-07).[3] During 2012, the airline suspended its services to Frankfurt, Geneva, Melbourne, Milan and Sydney.[4] At April 2013 (2013-04), the airline's five top routes in terms of available seats were MauritiusReunion, Mauritius–Paris, Mauritius–Johannesburg, Mauritius–Antananarivo and Mauritius–London; the biggest international markets served by the carrier in terms of seat capacity were Southern Africa and Western Europe.[4]

Following is a list of destinations Air Mauritius flies to according to their passenger scheduled services, as of March 2016.[5] The table below provides each country served along with the destinations the airline flies to, as well as the name of the airports served. Terminated destinations are also listed.

List[edit]

Country City Airport Notes Refs
Australia Melbourne Melbourne Airport Terminated [6]
Australia Sydney Sydney Airport Terminated [6]
Australia Perth Perth Airport [5]
Austria Vienna Vienna International Airport Terminated [7][8]
Belgium Brussels Brussels Airport Terminated [7][8]
China Beijing Beijing Capital International Airport [9][10]
China Chengdu Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport [5]
China Guangzhou Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport [11]
China Shanghai Shanghai Pudong International Airport [5]
Comoros Moroni Prince Said Ibrahim International Airport Terminated [7]
France Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport [5]
Germany Frankfurt Frankfurt Airport Terminated [6]
Germany Munich Munich Airport Terminated [12]:15
Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport [5]
India Bangalore Bengaluru International Airport [5]
India Chennai Chennai International Airport [5]
India Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport [5]
India Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport [5]
Indonesia Jakarta Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Terminated [7][8]
Italy Milan Malpensa Airport Terminated [6]
Italy Rome Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport Terminated [7][8]
Kenya Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport [5]
Madagascar Antananarivo Ivato Airport [5]
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur International Airport [5]
Mauritius Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Hub [5]
Mauritius Rodrigues Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport [5]
Mozambique Maputo Maputo International Airport [13][14]
Nigeria Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport Terminated [13]
Netherlands Amsterdam Amsterdam Airport Schiphol begins 26 March 2018 [15]
Réunion Saint-Denis Roland Garros Airport [5]
Réunion Saint-Pierre Pierrefonds Airport [5]
Seychelles Mahé Seychelles International Airport Terminated [8]
Singapore Singapore Singapore Changi Airport [5]
South Africa Cape Town Cape Town International Airport [5]
South Africa Durban King Shaka International Airport [16]
South Africa Johannesburg O.R. Tambo International Airport [5]
Switzerland Geneva Geneva Airport Resumes 18 November 2017 [17]
Switzerland Zurich Zurich Airport Terminated [18]
Tanzania Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport [19]
United Kingdom London Gatwick Airport Terminated [8]
United Kingdom London London Heathrow Airport [5]
United Kingdom Manchester Manchester Airport Terminated [7][8]
Zimbabwe Harare Harare International Airport Terminated [8][13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World airline survey – Air Mauritius Ltd". Flight International: 438. 22 March 1973. Archived from the original on 7 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Air transport". Flight International. 10 February 1972. Archived from the original on 7 April 2013. An India-Mauritius bilateral agreement was signed at the end of January. At present Air India operates a weekly 707 service between Bombay and St Louis, [sic] Mauritius. Air Mauritius has been set up, but as yet has no aircraft. Air India will operate the service on its behalf. 
  3. ^ "Air Mauritius office to be inaugurated in Shanghai". The Independent Daily. 6 July 2011. Archived from the original on 20 April 2012. Retrieved 20 April 2012. The national airline's flights to Shanghai have been operational since Monday. 
  4. ^ a b "Air Mauritius is on the road to recovery with an Asia-Africa focused network". Centre for Aviation. 19 April 2013. Archived from the original on 5 February 2015.  
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u "Timetable (Effective 27 March 2016 (2016-03-27) – 29 October 2016 (2016-10-29))" (PDF). Air Mauritius. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 May 2016.  
  6. ^ a b c d "Air Mauritius Timetable (Effective 25 March 2012 – 27 October 2012)" (PDF). Air Mauritius. Archived (PDF) from the original on 20 April 2012. 
  7. ^ a b c d e f "Making waves". Flightglobal. Airline Business. 1 July 1998. Archived from the original on 15 October 2012. Retrieved 15 October 2012. 
  8. ^ a b c d e f g h "World Airline Directory – Air Mauritius". Flight International: 44. 7 April 1998. Archived from the original on 15 October 2012. Retrieved 20 November 2012. 
  9. ^ Duclos, François (8 July 2013). "Air Mauritius se pose à Pékin" [Air Mauritius arrives in Beijing] (in French). Air Journal. Archived from the original on 8 July 2013. 
  10. ^ "Air Mauritius launches direct flight to Beijing". Xinhuanet. 7 July 2013. Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. 
  11. ^ "Air Mauritius Plans Guangzhou Service from July 2016". airlineroute. Retrieved 22 April 2016. 
  12. ^ "Annual Report 2011/2012" (PDF). Air Mauritius. 28 June 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on 5 September 2012. Retrieved 15 October 2012. 
  13. ^ a b c "Routes". Flightglobal.com. Flight International. 25 November 1998. Archived from the original on 15 October 2012. Retrieved 15 October 2012. Air Mauritius has launched a weekly flight from Mauritius to the Mozambique capital Maputo with a Boeing 767-200ER. The same-day return leg flies via Harare, replacing the airline's non-stop flights between Mauritius and the Zimbabwean capital. Lagos is added to the African network on 3 December with two weekly 767 flights. 
  14. ^ "Air Mauritius Adds New Regional Destinations from May 2016". Airlineroute.net. 9 March 2016. Retrieved 9 March 2016. 
  15. ^ "KLM and Air Mauritius launch joint flights to Mauritius" (PDF). Air Mauritius. 15 February 2017. Retrieved 16 February 2017. 
  16. ^ "Air Mauritius resumes twice weekly direct flights to Durban" (PDF) (Press release). Air Mauritius. 9 April 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on 10 April 2013. 
  17. ^ http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/272462/air-mauritius-resumes-geneva-service-in-nw17
  18. ^ "Air Mauritius hit hard by global crisis". Centre for Aviation. 3 July 2009. Archived from the original on 17 May 2014. 
  19. ^ "Air Mauritius Adds New Regional Destinations from May 2016". Airlineroute.net. 9 March 2016. Retrieved 9 March 2016. 

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