Monday, February 11, 2013

► SOUTH AFRICA: Air Mauritius to put A340 onto Cape Town route for duration of June.

Air MauritiusAirlineRoute reports that Air Mauritius (MK) from 01JUN13 to 25JUN13 is to change its operations on its Mauritius – Cape Town route, with an Airbus A340-300 aircraft replacing the current A319. However, operational frequencies will temporarily reduce from 3x to 2x weekly during this period.

Air Mauritius over Curepipe, Mauritius
Air Mauritius A340 in old livery over Curepipe (unknown)
Air Mauritius(MK): Mauritius - Cape Town
-Effective 01JUN - 25JUN13
  • MK843 MRU0900 – 1305CPT 343 26
  • MK844 CPT1450 – 2155MRU 343 26
Source [AirlineRoute]

South Africa's second-most populated city in South Africa after Johannesburg, Cape Town is the seat of the country's National Parliament and is famous for its harbour and well-known landmarks such as Table Mountain and Cape Point. Cape Town is also Africa's most popular tourist destination.