EWA Air (ZD, Dzaoudzi) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Avions de Transport Régional (Toulouse Blagnac) for the acquisition of two ATR72-600s.

The turboprops will by year-end and will replace and upgrade the Air Austral (UU, St. Denis de la Réunion) unit's two ATR72-500s.

EWA Air is based out of Mayotte and currently serves Anjouan and Moroni Int'l in the Comoros, Antsiranana, Majunga, and Nossi-Be in Madagascar, Dar-es-Salaam in Tanzania, and Pemba in Mozambique.