Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by FoxTROT » Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:21 pm

According to skyliners it’s 190.0746
Hence the confusion
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by Great Dane » Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:32 pm

FoxTROT wrote:According to skyliners it’s 190.0746
Hence the confusion
Indeed. Sadly PR-EIF doesn't appear on the Brazilian CAA website, so no confirmation there (assuming test or temporary registration).

According the usually nicely updated FAA website cn19000461 is still assigned as N176HQ.
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry ... txt=N176HQ

Anyone in the know able to help.
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by Ray W » Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:32 am

Great Dane wrote:
FoxTROT wrote:According to skyliners it’s 190.0746
Hence the confusion
Indeed. Sadly PR-EIF doesn't appear on the Brazilian CAA website, so no confirmation there (assuming test or temporary registration).

According the usually nicely updated FAA website cn19000461 is still assigned as N176HQ.
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry ... txt=N176HQ

Anyone in the know able to help.
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by HarryC » Sat Jan 06, 2018 12:07 pm

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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by fly...fisher » Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:55 pm

PR-EIF is indeed brand new..not sure who owns it but it's one of the 2 brand new ones Airlink will recieve.




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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by HarryC » Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:57 pm

Now we know that the latest delivery was straight off the production line,but what has happened to s/n 19000461 N176HQ.This was flown Nashville to San Jose on 1 November.It has been reported that it was coming to Airlink.Does anyone have any thoughts as to whether it is coming to South Africa,and when?
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by springbok » Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:56 pm

According to “Airfleet.net” it has gone to “Ikar” a Russian airline.
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by HarryC » Sun Jan 14, 2018 4:11 pm

N176HQ was painted up in full Airlink colour scheme.
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by grjplanes » Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:32 am

http://www.traveller24.com/News/Flights ... e-20180418

Seems the E170s will finally be ready to be used, any ideas what other routes?
Interesting that Airlink will compete on a route like JNB-PLZ...

On a different note though, it looks like Airlink might be suspending PLZ-ELS from end of June...withdrawal of J41s causing this...maybe a good route for another operator with B1900Ds...
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by evanb » Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:32 pm

grjplanes wrote:Seems the E170s will finally be ready to be used, any ideas what other routes?
Interesting that Airlink will compete on a route like JNB-PLZ...
Airlink are replacing the early morning PLZ-JNB SAA flight.
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by twr1 » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:33 pm

If they withdrawing the js41 wonder what will happen to the one based at Durban?
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by African Flyer » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:56 pm

Would PLZ-ELS be a good route for Express to operate their EMB-120? Or Cemair with their Dash 8-300?
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Re: Airlink's first Embraer ERJ-190

Unread post by grjplanes » Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:54 am

Not sure if they're withdrawing the J-41s all, perhaps still one by one over a period...the question still remains what will they do on the Phalaborwa route then. Perhaps it's just a glitch in the system, as it shows PLZ-ELS available again from 17 Oct.
I guess it's not costing them much to have the J-41s operating such limited schedules, can afford to stand idle during the day, the one in DUR looks to be the least active, basically just one return flight per day, while the PLZ one does double-daily weekday . Out of JNB they it seems to be doing PHW, one SIS and Tommy'sField mostly.
Would PLZ-ELS be a good route for Express to operate their EMB-120? Or Cemair with their Dash 8-300?
No rather keep Express of this. Was thinking CemAir yes with B1900s, two or even 3 times daily...with a B1900 there 5Z should be able to do PLZ to ELS, BFN and GRJ.
Airlink are replacing the early morning PLZ-JNB SAA flight.
I'm not seeing what SAA flight is currently still operating with night-stop at PLZ, perhaps it was withdrawn in the January cuts, but then Mango took up the capacity, not necessarily the times.

See JNB-TNR also now scheduled for E170

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