Auric Air

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About Auric Air

Auric, an adjective describing the aura that surrounds all living beings, embodies the personal touch and deep understanding that Auric Air brings to its services, ensuring passengers receive the exceptional care they deserve.

With its main logistics hubs situated in Dar es Salaam, Mwanza (head office), and Arusha, Auric Air has established itself as one of the preferred airlines for corporate travelers and safari enthusiasts in Tanzania.

Committed to expanding its reach and enhancing passenger experiences, Auric Air continually invests in new routes and aircraft, connecting travelers to unforgettable destinations and creating lasting memories. The airline is also a popular choice among business professionals in the region, earning the distinction of Tanzania’s Leading Domestic Safari Carrier at the 2016 World Travel Awards.

Choose Auric Air for a personalized, reliable, and memorable journey across Tanzania and beyond.

Baggage, Check-in and Children

Baggage Allowance and Restrictions:

Auric Air has a total baggage allowance of 20 kg per passenger, with 15 kg allocated for checked baggage and 5 kg for hand luggage. The airline enforces strict luggage requirements:

Only soft-shell and small bags are allowed.

Bags must not have metal points or edges.

Hand baggage allowance is subject to the pilot’s discretion and typically limited to personal effects.

Excess baggage, charged at $2.50 USD per kg, may not be guaranteed on the same flight as the passenger due to load restrictions.

Traveling with Children:

Infants under 2 weeks of age are not permitted.

Children under 11 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Special children’s fares and corresponding baggage allowances are available:

Infants traveling for free have a 3 kg baggage allowance.

When booking flights online, select the appropriate ages of passengers, and the fare will be provided.

Check-in Procedures:

Counter check-in is available, and passengers are advised to check in at least 45 minutes prior to departure to ensure a smooth boarding process.

Our Fleet

Auric Air’s fleet, comprised of 16 aircraft, is known as the youngest fleet in East Africa, featuring planes primarily from the Cessna Grand Caravans C208B family.

Aircraft Type: Cessna Grand Caravan C208B & C208B EX

Fleet Size: C208B (4 units), C208B EX (11 units)

Average Age of Aircraft: Less than 5 years

These versatile and reliable Cessna Grand Caravans are designed to provide a comfortable and efficient flying experience for passengers across East Africa.

Aircraft Type: De Havilland Canada Dash 8

Fleet Size: 1 unit

The De Havilland Canada Dash 8 is a dependable turboprop aircraft, offering enhanced performance and capacity for a diverse range of flight requirements.

Auric Air’s modern fleet ensures passengers enjoy a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable journey while exploring the captivating destinations across the region.

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