Air Austral has reversed its decision to cancel service to Bangkok, Noumea and Sydney starting Northern Summer 2012 season.
From 25MAR12, the airline continues to offer 1 weekly St. Denis de la Reunion – Bangkok service, and 2 weekly St. Denis de la Reunion – Sydney – Noumea flight. Bangkok flight is operated by 777-200ER, however reservation is only available for the month of April 2012 only. Sydney and Noumea operation is operated by 777-200LR.
Reservation for these flights on/after 25MAR12 is open as of 16FEB12. Schedule:
St. Denis de la Reunion – Bangkok
UU887 RUN2015 – 0710+1BKK 772 6
UU888 BKK0055 – 0530RUN 772 1
St. Denis de la Reunion – Sydney – Noumea
UU951 RUN1345 – 0605+1SYD0725+1 – 1105+1NOU 77L 47
UU952 NOU0830 – 1045SYD1215 – 1830RUN 77L 26
During the month of April 2012, UU951 operates on Day 4 and UU952 operates on Day 6 only. Note the new set of flight numbers effective 25MAR12.