Call us today on 020 7644 1770

News

Air Mauritius wins Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Award for third year running

Passengers planning on taking Mauritius holidays with Air Mauritius will be pleased to discover they will now be travelling with an award-winning airline for the third year running, thanks to the World Travel Awards 2009.

Air Mauritius wins Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Award for third year running

Air Mauritius were the winners of the Indian Ocean's Leading Airline title for the third year in a row at this year's World Travel Awards, which are known for being the "Oscars" of the global travel industry.

The prestigious ceremony took place at the Grosvenor House hotel in London earlier this month and awarded prizes to travel companies, operators, airlines, hotels, and resorts from regions across the world.

Battling it out for this Indian Ocean airline category were South African Airways, Air France, Air Madagascar, Air Seychelles, and Air Austral, but the prize was scooped by Air Mauritius once again who excelled in providing flights for travellers on Mauritius holidays.

Executive Vice President, World Travel Awards, Ms. Manon Han, said:

"Air Mauritius is this year's winner of the Indian Ocean's Leading Airline award. Voted for by tens of thousands of travel professionals worldwide, this is a true testament to the continued efforts of the team at Air Mauritius and demonstrates excellence in customer service and guest satisfaction - despite challenging times for the travel industry. It has been just 12 months since Air Mauritius revealed its new corporate identity; the national carrier's continued enhancements and cabin upgrades have paid off and we congratulate Air Mauritius on being named Indian Ocean's Leading Airline".

Air Mauritius provides a number of return flights to Mauritius and other Indian Ocean destinations for travellers taking luxury holidays and the airline has now proved their sustainability within the travel sector in this region.

Mr. Manoj R K Ujoodha, G.O.S.K., Air Mauritius CEO commented:

"Air Mauritius is proud to be recognized by renowned travel specialists as part of the select club of the greatest airlines of the world. I would like to dedicate this award to all our shareholders, in particular the Government of Mauritius for their unflinching support to and their trust in the national airline; to our customers and travel/tourism partners for their loyalty to Air Mauritius and for being our best advocates; to all my colleagues for their dedication and hard work through these testing times and to all Mauritians as they continue to trust Air Mauritius to serve them in its national role."

Leave a comment

Talk to a specialist

sejal

Call 020 7644 1770 to speak with our award-winning travel consultants.

Opening hours 09:00 - 17:00 GMT

Popular Holidays Browse all

Best Value

From £239 per person
sunflower hotel malta

Sunflower Hotel Malta

Situated just minutes from the Bugibba promenade, Sunflower hotel enjoys an excellent location in the popular area of...

From £359 per person
ramada deira

Ramada Deira

The 4* Ramada Deira hotel boasts comfortable, modern and grand interiors and facilities, as well as easy access to the...

From £369 per person
doubletree by hilton ras al khaimah

Doubletree by Hilton Ras Al Khaimah

Located in the city centre business district, the DoubleTree by Hilton Ras Al Khaimah combines stylish accommodation and...

From £379 per person
hivernage hotel and spa

Hivernage Hotel and Spa

Perfectly positioned right at the heart of Marrakesh's chic and trendy Hivernage district, a modern neighbourhood in...