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Air Mauritius
Air Mauritius

Air Mauritius operates four non-stop flights weekly from London- Heathrow by modern Airbus A340 aircraft. Air Mauritius not only welcomes you to Mauritius but also opens up the world beyond twinning an Indian Ocean stay with other destinations like South Africa, Hong Kong, and India. Regional connections from 17 UK and Ireland airports ensures that you’re only a short flight away from your NON-STOP Air Mauritius flight to Paradise.

AIR MAURITIUSThe airline’s flagship product is available on two next-generation A340- 300E* aircraft, which offers you the choice of either a brand NEW Business Class or a greatly enhanced Economy class cabin. All Economy Class seats feature individual 9” touch screen seat-back video screens with a choice of 50 video and 60 audio channels of entertainment on demand (AVOD), a selection of two hot main courses and friendly Mauritian service to put you in the holiday mood.

BUSINESS CLASS The NEW Business Class launched in May 2008 34 Cocoon style seats at 60 "pitch Lie flat bed stretching 175" degrees Airport lounge access before departure in Mauritius and London Gourmet meal service. Please contact us for further details and best rates available.

* Available on flights to/from London Heathrow only

Return flight upgrades starting from £395 in Business Class

Emirates

EmiratesEMIRATES With 13 daily flights direct to DUBAI from five UK airports including London-Heathrow and Gatwick, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham, Emirates offers maximum choice and flexibility with connections from Dubai to neighbouring Arab states.

The carrier also operates regular connections to Mauritius, Seychelles, India, Maldives and more. Emirates’ fleet of Boeing 777-300’s and Airbus A333-300’s maintains a high standard in-flight comfort and service (including Economy Class with adjustable footrest, headrest, and personal TV screen). Available on most flights is the new ‘ICE’ (Information, Communication, Entertainment) system with over 500 entertainment channels and 40 interactive video games.

FIRST CLASS If first impressions count, then First Class impressions count more so. Enjoy First Class Lounge access Spacious First Class cabins offering complete privacy and sleeper seats separated by wide aisles First Class meals individually prepared accompanied by an extensive range of award-winning wines.

BUSINESS CLASS Reputation of Excellence Large sleeperette seats that recline of 11.5” Foot and head rests that provide plenty of room to spread out and work or relax Lounge Access departure airports• Supreme dining experience with canapés and a delicious six-course meal.

Return flight upgrades starting from £609 in Business Classs

Virgin Atlantic

Virgin AtlanticVIRGIN ATLANTIC has become one of the world’s most famous airlines by offering you all those little on-board extras that make such a difference. Virgin Atlantic provides a daily service to India, Dubai, Hong Kong, South Africa and the USA, with additional services to certain parts of the Caribbean. Virgin Atlantic also offers a bi-weekly direct service between London Gatwick and to Mauritius with flights on Fridays and Sundays.

UPPER CLASS A new window has been built into the wall of each suite, giving them more light and space but its opaque design offers the same levels of privacy. Each suite has a 12.1 inch touchscreen monitor with a touchscreen handset loaded with a brand new entertainment system called JAM. It's been consistently rated excellent by more than 80% of passengers. Each suite with a handy new flip down cocktail table and push panel armrest, plus a new fully adjustable reading light and a much more conveniently located headphone jack. The new passenger control unit still has lumbar support plus clever firm touch buttons to prevent accidental activation. There's more storage than ever, with a new literature pocket and two ottoman storage solutions. Laptops can be powered throughout the flight with in-seat power supply compatible with most international plug types. All of the A330 aircraft have the AeroMobile system installed so that mobile phones work on board. With the new technology hub, passengers can connect their smart phone, USB stick or tablet to JAM, watch, read or listen to their own content, plus charge their device. .

More destinations will be added as the rest of the A330 aircraft join the fleet throughout 2012, and new 787 aircraft from 2014.

PREMIUM ECONOMY The biggest in its class! Dedicated Premium Economy check- in Priority boarding and baggage handling Comfort in your armchair with a seat pitch of 80”, wider seats and more legroom Personal seatback TV offering the latest blockbuster movies Fine dining experience.

British Airways

British AirwaysBRITISH AIRWAYS flies to most of the destinations featured in this brochure, for greater flexibility and comfort why not upgrade to World Traveller Plus, CLUB WORLD or FIRST. We are able to offer highly competitive supplements with major savings.

WORLD TRAVELLER PLUS You are in good hands Larger seats with 7” more leg-room Each seat features lumbar support, footrest, adjustable headrest and recline Tasty meals designed by leading chefs 'Kids Eat First' policy.

CLUB WORLD Introducing a new Club World New seat is 25% wider and converts into a fully flat bed† New Club Kitchen is open between meal times with complimentary hot or cold snacks Access to Departure/Arrivals lounges, unwind with a complimentary drink and paper or visit the Travel Spa.

FIRST DEDICATED FIRST
check-in desks Access to Arrival/Departure lounges including the Travel Spa at London Heathrow • Exclusive privacy with personal 'demi cabin' space Enhanced seat converting to a 6’6” fully-flat bed at the touch of a button À la carte dining and finest wines and champagnes Priority identification of luggage.

Return flight upgrades start from £215 in World Traveller Plus / £437 in Club World.

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MALAYSIA AIRLINES Malaysia Airlines provides the only non stop service between the United Kingdom and Malaysia with two daily services between London Heathrow Airport and Kuala Lumpur, with onward connections throughout Asia and Australasia. You can enjoy the award winning Malaysia Airlines service in a choice of three cabins.

FIRST CLASS Seats have an 80” seat pitch and offer a totally flat bed, Gourmet Cuisine and Vintage wines, and 'Dedicated Golden Lounges' Golden Club Class offers a 180° angle flat bed with a 58” seat pitch and built in massage feature, with a 10.4” touch screen monitor Fine cuisine and wines and lounge access are also available.

ECONOMY CLASS features a spacious 34” seat pitch, with adjustable foot and headrests. All cabins feature the latest AVOD system (Audio Visual On Demand) enabling you to access entertainment options at your leisure.

Return flight upgrades starting from £870 in First Class.

Air France KLM
Air France KLM

AIR FRANCE/KLM operates frequent flights from London-Heathrow to Paris CDG and Amsterdam where the carrier has an extensive network of onward connections to Mauritius, Seychelles, Dubai, South Africa, French Polynesia, The French West Indies and The Far East.

L’ESPACES PREMIERE Upgrade in style Enjoy the comfortable lounges Personalised check-in area and baggage transfer to check-in Priority boarding Private seating compartments with a 2m flat bed for supreme comfort Interactive video screen with hi-fi speakers with noisedistortion protection and video on demand Refined a la Carte dining menu and award-winning wines.

L’ESPACE AFFAIRES (BUSINESS) Perfect well-being Relax in the lounges at Paris CDG Benefit from dedicated check-in counters and a priority baggage delivery service Improved seat comforts; including massage function and footrest Flat bed: practically horizontal (2m) Interactive video screen and noise-reducing headset Gourmet three course meal and extensive wine list.

Fly KLM via Amsterdam to St Martin onward (connections onto St Barths) the Far East, Arabia, India and the USA. World Business Class passengers enjoy VIP services on board and new sleeper seats on their Boeing

Return flight upgrades starting from £318 in L’Espace Affaires.

Sri Lankan Airlines

SRILANKAN AIRLINES


SRILANKAN AIRLINES blends international cabin service with uniquely Sri Lankan hospitality. Economy Class offers 32” seat pitch, seat-back personal video screen, with 18 movie and 20 entertainment channels, international menu options and spacious seats with footrest and lumbarsupport. Regular schedule running four times a weekdirect to Male, The Maldives and 11 flights Sri Lankan Airlinesweekly to Colombo with onward connections to Far East,Goa, and India.

BUSINESS CLASS Wide seats (49” seat pitch) with leg rests and comfortable recline 10.4” touch-screen television with a personal video library Unique Sri Lankan Tea Menu Select cuisine and wines Priority check-in and access to VIP airport lounge.

Return flight upgrades starting from £700 in Business Class.
Jet Airways
Jet Airways

JET AIRWAYSIndia's fast-growing major airline, Jet Airways flies Airbus services non-stop daily from London-Heathrow to Mumbai and Delhi and have introduced their new Airbus 330-200 and Boeing 777-300ER on these routes. Economy has the new'hammock' headrest and unique foot net, designed to help you relax.

FIRST CLASS Fully flat bed (90” seat pitch) in your own private bedroom with sliding doors to create your own private suite Bose noise cancelling headphones to enjoy over 75 movies and 9 audio channels on demand on your 23” flat screen Laptop power plug with high speed connection and WiFi Lounge access Private wardrobe Personalise your five-course meal and selection of award-winning wines.

PREMIER CLASS Personal space with redesigned Premiere lie-flat bed (49” seat pitch) Laptop power plug with high speed connection and WiFi Huge 15.4” flat screen TV Amenity kit which contains Bvlgari products Gourmet cuisine and Dom Perignon Champagne.

Return flight upgrades starting from £281 in Premier Class.
Thai Airways
Thai Airways

THAI AIRWAYS smooth service and seamless connections are the hallmark of Thai Airways with daily connections from London Heathrow to Bangkok. Premium Economy Class available on their new A340-500 available on certain routes.

 

ROYAL FIRST CLASS The way to fly Curb-side check-in and personally escorted to your own luxurious lounge where all formalities are completed on your behalf Exclusive fast-track access Private lounge with Spa to enjoy a Thai massage or sauna Private segregated cabin and newly installed sleeper seating with 180° of recline Gourmet choice: the exclusive ‘Chef on call’ service allows passengers to request special menus in advance.

 

ROYAL SILK CLASS Preferential treatment! Exclusive check-in lounge, with separate fast-track access Generous baggage allowance Comfortable cabins, with two-abreast seating, stretch-out space, and 170” of recline Interactive Audio Visual ‘On Demand’ entertainment system service allows passengers to request special menus in advance.

Return flight upgrades starting from £469 in Royal Silk Class.
Qatar Airways
Qatar Airways

QATAR AIRWAYS boasts one of the world’s youngest fleets. Daily services link London Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester to Doha, with regular onward connections to Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Bali, mainland India and Male, The Maldives.

FIRST CLASS Luxury redefined Stretch yourself on the 180 degree flatbeds (on selected long-haul services) Video on demand system Laptop power point Added extras: feather duvet, slippers, pyjamas and an overnight amenity kit Access to Premium Terminal in Doha including top end spa facility, take a nap in your exclusive sleep cabins and even get a massage Fine dining experience with 10 course meal and fine wines First Class Bar/Lounge onboard.

BUSINESS CLASS Enjoy the 160 degree recliner seats, independent lumbar support and a foot massage bar (on selected long-haul services only) Video on demand Access to Premium Terminal in Doha Gourmet six course dining experience.

Return flight upgrades starting from £345 in Business Class
South Africa Airways

SOUTH AFRICA AIRWAYS


South Africa Airways

offers you two daily direct flights to Johannesburg and once a day to Cape Town, all with convenient flight times, departing early evening and arriving early morning the next day, making your destination just a dinner, movie and breakfast away. Furthermore, with almost four times more domestic and regional flights than any other scheduled carrier in Africa.

 

PREMIUM CLASS Passengers enjoy the added benefits of dedicated check-in; departure and arrival lounges in both the UK and South Africa A spacious aircraft cabin featuring 2-2-2 seating with separating seat shells for absolute comfort and privacy Award winning forward facing‘lie flat’ seats with a 73” pitch; an à la carte menu designed by celebrity chefs complemented by the finest handpicked South African wines Latest in-flight entertainment on your personal wide screen video ondemand system.

 

Return flight upgrades starting from £638 in Premium Class.
Air Tahiti Nui
Air Tahiti Nui

AIR TAHITI NUI flies a wide network of routes to Papeete (Tahiti)- and operates Airbus A340 flights to Papeete five times weekly from Paris CDG (with UK connections) and from Los Angeles six times weekly.

 

POERAVA BUSINESS has 24 seats and attentive service reclining 150 degree seats- spacious allowing for privacy and comfort.

 

POERAVA FIRST serving six with full recline sleeper seats world class cuisine and extensive wine list.


Oman Air
Oman Air

OMAN AIR the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman now operates flights to 11 countries and 25 cities and is a leading airline in the Middle East and a proud ambassador of Oman’s traditional hospitality and culture. Acting as the only direct, non-stop flight to Muscat, with very competitive rates with daily routes (except Sunday) from London Heathrow.

BUSINESS CLASS True Omani hospitality begins here on the new A330 fleet With 4 seats in a row with lie flat beds at 81” seat pitch lounge back and enjoy the service Unrivalled state of the art AVOD systems, Wi-Fi facilities & laptop charger Free chauffeur car within 50 mile radius to Gatwick Gourmet menu with fine wines and champagnes Ahlan Lounge on arrival in Muscat Wings of Oman Lounge on departure in Muscat.

FIRST CLASS The Ultimate luxury Featuring an 82” long, fully flat bed with a seat pitch of 85.5” First Class Mini Suite- what more can you wish for! Eight point seat massage Pure Privacy 23” in-flight entertainment (IFE) monitor & wireless IFE handset A Cocktail table, a one piece meal table and buddy seat & ample storage.

Eva Air
Eva Air

EVA AIR operates a direct service flight to Bangkok six times per week from Heathrow. EVA Air offers three level of service and has introduced A330-200’s and for long-haul flights, four advanced Boeing 777’s with more scheduled to be placed in service.

 

EVA AIR


PREMIUM LAUREL CLASS Warm and attentive service Generous 61” seat pitch while the seats are deep and luxurious, with comfortable leg rests 10.4” High-resolution LCD touch screen and in-flight entertainment system at your fingertips A la Carte five-star dining at your convenience and discretion
In-flight Beverage Bar Hi-fi noisecancelling headphones Gourmet cuisine and wine options.

 

SUPER BUSINESS Cabins matching are spacious with a 47” seat pitch that provide plenty of room to stretch out and relax In-flight entertainment system Creative meal options and wide choice of beverages.

 

Return flight upgrades starting from £140 in Premium Laurel Class.
Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways

ETIHAD AIRWAYS, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has in just nine years established itself as the world’s leading airline. Set up by Royal (Amiri) Decree in July 2003, Etihad commenced commercial operations in November 2003 and has gone on to become one of the fastest growing airlines in the history of commercial aviation. Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is the airline’s hub. Etihad’s fleet of 66 aircraft operates more than 1300 flights per week, serving an international network of 87 passenger and cargo destinations in 55 countries. The airline seeks to reflect the best of Arabian hospitality – cultured, considerate, warm and generous – as well as enhance the prestige of Abu Dhabi as a centre of hospitality between East and West.

Etihad has received a range of awards that reflect its position as the leading premium airline brand in the world, including ‘World’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Etihad Airways has won all three First class titles at the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2012. This means you can now book Etihad Diamond First Class knowing that it has won awards for having the Best First Class, Best First Class Seats, and Best First Class Catering. The airline has now won the Best First Class title three years running.