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Air Austral is a French airline that is based in Sainte-Marie on the island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. Air Austral traces its roots to 1975 and the founding of its predecessor, Réunion Air Service. From its hub at Roland Garros Airport on Réunion, Air Austral flies to destinations in the Indian Ocean, France, Australia, New Caledonia, South Africa and Thailand.
Air Austral provides three classes of service on its long haul flights, and two classes of service on its short haul flights.
Passengers traveling in Club Austral on long haul flights enjoy priority check-in and baggage handling, access to departure lounges, amenity kits and complimentary meal and beverage service. Club Austral seats recline to 145 degrees on Air Austral's B777-200ERs and to 180 degrees on its B777-300ERs.
Classe Confort is Air Austral's premium economy product. Passengers traveling in Classe Confort enjoy priority check-in and baggage handling, lounge access, amenity kits, recliner seats and complimentary meal and beverage service that varies depending on the departure time.
Passengers traveling in Classe Loisirs enjoy travel kits on long haul flights and complimentary meal and beverage service that varies depending on the departure time.
Complimentary meal and beverage service is provided to all passengers, and the menus vary depending on the departure time of the flight. Wines for passengers traveling in Club Austral are selected by Franck Lucet, a member of the Toques du Ciel.
All passengers traveling on Air Austral's B777-300ERs enjoy entertainment systems with audio and video on demand.Entertainment on B777-200ER aircraft includes 12 music channels for all passengers, 6 movies on personal video screens for passengers traveling in Club Austral and Classe Confort, and movies on overhead screens for passengers traveling in Classe Loisirs.
The Air Austral fleet includes the following aircraft types:
Air Austral has codeshare agreements with several airlines, including the following:
Capricorne is the frequent flyer loyalty program of Air Austral.