in Route Planning & Tourism

Air Mauritius to start seasonal operations to Geneva

Posted 17 April 2017 · Add Comment

Air Mauritius announces that it will operate one direct weekly flight to Geneva during part of the Northern Winter period which corresponds to the peak season.

The flights will be operated by the airbus A340-300.

“The start of operations to Geneva will stimulate traffic from the Swiss market. The decision is in line with our strategy to reinforce operations to Europe following the announcement earlier this year regarding the introduction of Amsterdam.” stated Raja (Indradev) Buton - Air Mauritius Officer-in-Charge. He added that the flight will also cater for the higher demand during the peak tourist season. In 2016, the number of tourist arrivals from Switzerland grew by 18% to reach 36,272.
 
During off-peak, Air Mauritius will continue to serve the Swiss market through the Paris Charles de Gaulle hub, which it serves in collaboration with airline partner, Air France. From Charles de Gaulle, Air Mauritius offers codeshare flights on Air France to more than 35 destinations in Europe including Geneva and Zurich.
* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Mauritania Airlines International enhances global distribution with Hahn Air

The German scheduled airline, Hahn Air, has announced the start of an interline partnership with Mauritania Airlines International.

Airbus and OneWeb Satellites start serial production

OneWeb Satellites has inaugurated its assembly line at Airbus' manufacturing facility in Toulouse to begin end-to-end validation, testing, and integration of its first satellites set for launch in just over nine months.

SITA: Technology boosts passenger satisfaction at baggage collection and borders

SITA has released a survey revealing passenger satisfaction is higher during the airline journey when self-service technologies are used, particularly at bag tag and collection, and passport checkpoints.

Experts call to strengthen Africa's aviation industry at ICAO conference

Experts at this week's ICAO conference in Addis Ababa have called for strengthening Africa's aviation industry in terms of development on the continent, reports XinhuaNet.

RwandAir enables Maestro, Discover, Diners and JCB cards for online tickets payments

RwandAir enables Maestro, Discover, Diners and JCB cards for online tickets payments

ADB Safegate lights up runway at Ghana's Tamale Airport

ADB Safegate has installed the runway lights at Ghana's Tamale Airport Upgrades airport using CAT II LED airfield ground lighting to enable night operations.

Aviation Africa SK18418
See us at
GroundHandling BT0303280917Global Aerospace BT28218Aviation Africa BT18418