6 August 2012
Air Mauritius adds mercator’s Rapid Cargo Solution to its existing Rapid Passenger Solution suite
DUBAI/ PORT LOUIS– 06 August 2012: Air Mauritius, the national carrier of Mauritius, has signed with mercator for its Rapid Cargo Solution to manage the carrier’s revenue accounting for its cargo operations. The Mauritian carrier, which flies direct to more than 20 European, Asian, Australian, African and regional destinations is an existing customer of mercator, already using mercator’s Rapid system for its passenger operations.
The Rapid Cargo Solution, which seamlessly integrates with the Passenger Solution, will enable the carrier to better manage its revenue accounting operations; resulting in access to accurate and timely data. Business intelligence generated by mercator’s Rapid system will enable Air Mauritius to maximize revenue and profitability via optimizing costs and increasing efficiencies.
Air Mauritius Airbus 3330-200 landing.
“Air Mauritius has been using our Rapid Passenger Solution for the past few years and we are delighted to expand our business relationship,” said Mukund Srinivasan, Vice President mercator. “The ability for an airline to capture and analyse accurate, consistent revenue records, plus manage its cargo revenue accounting operations in an integrated fashion, places it at distinct advantage amongst its competitors.”
The agreement with mercator is valid for three years. mercator’s Rapid solution remains a top industry-choice, unitised by over 45 airlines globally.
“Within today’s mixed airline environment of constant change and aggressive competition, the revenue accounting system must be flexible, responsive and a future-geared solution,” said Dinesh Laljee, Air Mauritius Head of Revenue Accounting & Control. “Air Mauritius Cargo Revenue Accounting is undergoing a transformation whose objective is to ensure that better quality information is delivered rapidly and accurately in the most cost-effective way. We are confident that mercator’s system will help us deliver on these dimensions.”