SAA sends A330 to Mauritius

South African Airways has added 200 seats per week on its Mauritius route with the introduction of an Airbus A330-200. This aircraft will operate flights SA190/SA191 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays to cater for the increase in demand. SAA’s double-daily schedule to Mauritius, which currently operates four days a week (Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday) will remain in effect – totalling 11 flights per week. The current aircraft mix of Boeing B737-800s and Airbus A320-200s, the latest arrival in the SAA fleet, will continue to service the route for the remaining scheduled flights each week. The A330-200 offers 222 seats with 36 in business class and 186 in economy. For in-flight entertainment, customers can enjoy a wide selection of the latest blockbuster movies, music channels and games on individual screens. Business class full flat seats have laptop power points. Customers may take two bags of 23 kilograms each in economy class and two bags of 32 kilograms each in business class