Air Mauritius to operate additional Perth-Mauritius services using Airbus A340s and A330s

3B-NBJ Airbus A340-313E (MSN 800) of Air Mauritius at Perth Airport – 17 June 2015.
3B-NBJ Airbus A340-313E (MSN 800) of Air Mauritius at Perth Airport – 17 June 2015. Photo © Ben Cambridge
3B-NBM Airbus A330-202 (MSN 883) of Air Mauritius, named 'Tronchetia', at Perth Airport - Sun 15 May 2016. Landing on runway 21 at 8:35am as MK940 from Mauritius. Photo © David Eyre
3B-NBM Airbus A330-202 (MSN 883) of Air Mauritius, named ‘Tronchetia’, at Perth Airport – Sun 15 May 2016. Photo © David Eyre

22 September 2016 © David Eyre

Air Mauritius is to operate additional summer seasonal flights on the Perth-Mauritius route using Airbus A340-300s, in addition to the regular twice weekly Airbus A330-200 service.

The temporary additional A340 services will use the same arrival and departure times (on different days) and same flight numbers as the regular A330 service.

From 7 July 2017, the regular A330-200 service will increase from two to three weekly return services.

Schedule is as follows:

Until 30 NOV 2016:

  • A330-200 WED & SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

1 – 16 DEC 2016:

  • A330-200 WED & SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305
  • A340-300 THU – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

17 DEC 2016 to 14 JAN 2017:

  • A330-200 WED & SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305
  • A340-300 THU & SAT – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

15 JAN – 2 FEB 2017:

  • A330-200 WED & SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305
  • A340-300 THU – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

3 FEB – 6 JUL 2017:

  • A330-200 WED & SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

From 7 JUL 2017:

  • A330-200 WED, FRI, SUN – MK440 arrives at Perth at 0910 / MK441 departs Perth at 1305

David Eyre

President, Aviation Association of WA Inc

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