Air Mauritius (IATA code) is the national airline of Mauritius. It serves about 30 destinations worldwide and operates about 80 flights per week. Its main hub is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport. This company has its headquarters in Port-Louis, the capital of the island. Its symbol is the straw-tail, the emblematic bird of the Mascarene Islands. Before packing your luggage, please note the following points: The baggage allowance is the weight you can carry in the hold free of charge. On Air Mauritius flights, your baggage allowance is as follows: International flights: Business Class: 30 Kg, Economy Class 23 Kg*, *Except Mauritius-Paris-Mauritius 20 kg. Inter-island flights: Mauritius - Rodrigues: 15 Kg. Other conditions may apply if you have a connection with another airline. Some airports, including Mauritius, limit the weight of a single piece of luggage to 32kg for health and safety reasons. Even if we take every precaution in handling your luggage, it must be strong enough. A label clearly indicating the name, permanent address and destination address must be affixed to the outside of each checked bag. Also include your telephone number. Carry-on baggage is defined as any baggage other than checked baggage. For your safety and comfort, the number and size of carry-on bags are limited. You are allowed one piece of cabin baggage weighing no more than 7kg. The sum of the width, length and height must not exceed 115cm. In addition, we accept a reasonable number of duty-free purchases, personal items and a laptop computer. Due to special flight conditions, the authorities regulate/prohibit the transport of certain products. You should check the following two categories before packing. If you accept a package from someone else, make sure you know the exact contents. Lock your luggage and do not leave it unattended until you check in. We recommend that you include your valuables in your carry-on bag and keep them with you. If you choose to include them in your checked baggage, we recommend that you take out additional insurance, as our liability is limited. If you need to carry medication, we recommend that you To put them in your carry-on luggage, To carry any prescriptions that may be requested by security or customs, For liquid products and gels. For international flights, you must have a passport valid for at least 6 months. Some states require that there be a blank page for a visa in your passport. Some states require a visa and/or health certificate before traveling. It is your responsibility to have all the necessary documents for your trip. Please do not hesitate to contact the Air Mauritius offices or your travel agent if you need additional information or enquiries. Note to Indian nationals visiting Mauritius: Indian nationals are entitled to a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 60 days. Air Mauritius accepts passengers with a firm reservation for return within 60 days. If the passenger holds a ticket for a stay beyond 60 days, he/she will have to apply for a visa at the Mauritius High Commission in Delhi before departure. Additional information. The visitor must have: a firm reservation for accommodation in Mauritius, the letter of sponsorship, a firm reservation on the return flight, sufficient funds for expenses during their stay (minimum of 100 US dollars per day). Any person who overstays the period granted on the visa or entry permit to Mauritius, commits an offence and could be subject to legal action. Passengers visiting Mauritius for reasons other than tourism or business must obtain permission from the Mauritius Passport and Immigration Office before travelling. Your pet will be carried as checked baggage under the following conditions: A reservation must be made in advance, the pet is placed in a crate respecting the IATA live animal regulations, the necessary documents for countries where the entry of animals is regulated by very strict formalities, the excess weight charges apply (except for animals in service). You may choose your seat on any Air Mauritius flight at the time of booking.