Air Mauritius is the fourth largest carrier in Sub-Saharan Africa. It commenced its operations on August 1972. This airline is the flag carrier of Mauritius and is headquartered out of Air Mauritius centre in Port Louis. It has its hub at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport and it flies to over 26 destinations. Some of the prominent destinations it flies to include: Melbourne, Sydney, Beijing, Paris, Delhi
, Milan, Rome, Kuala Lumpur, Cape Town, Johannesburg, London
, Rodriguez and many more. It has the fleet size of 12 aircrafts that has presence in European, African, and Indian Ocean region markets. Its fleet size comprises of Airbus A319-100, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A340-300, Airbus A340-300 Enhanced and ATR 72-500. When it comes to awards and achievements, it's always a big show by Air Mauritius. In 2011, it won the Indian Ocean Leading Airline Prize.