AIRLINK TO RESUME DOMESTIC FLIGHTS WITH NEW TRUNK
Airlink will launch a
limited scheduled domestic air service from Monday 8th June, with flights
on the Johannesburg-Cape Town and Johannesburg-Durban trunk routes, using
98-seat Embraer E190 regional jets.
This follows the implementation
of South Africa’s COVID-19 “Level 3” restrictions, which permits a
three-phase resumption of domestic flights, based on the following:
1, which came into effect this morning and permits flights between
Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.
2 will see some of the inland airports brought on-stream once the system
has been stress-tested and proven.
3 will enable services to the other coastal and inland cities.
introductory schedule will be augmented with additional frequencies as from
Tickets are on sale at IATA-registered travel agents or online: www.flyairlink.com
The Airlink call centre is open
to address any queries. It can be reached on:
Tel: +27 11 451 7300 during office hours,
Mondays to Fridays.
The safety and well-being of our passengers, employees and aircraft are our
top priority and we would like our customers and crew members to fly
Our aircraft are equipped with
High Efficiency Particulate Air filters, like those used in hospital
operating theatres, which are effective at blocking 99.97% of particulates,
including Coronavirus molecules. These filters help to continually
sterilise the air in our cabins, which is renewed entirely every three
minutes. For more information please see this: https://www.embraercommercialaviation.com/clean-air-clean-cabin-safe-flight/
Together with the Airports
Company South Africa, we are implementing all of the necessary effective
sanitisation and distancing measures to stop the transmission of the
COVID-19 virus while travelling on an Airlink flight.
While we are doing everything, we
can to provide a safe and bio-secure environment, this system is only
effective if travellers, airline and airport personnel practice good
personal hygiene and social distancing etiquette, i.e.:
face masks or coverings at all times in the airport and onboard our planes
sanitising or washing hands with soap and water
touching mouths, noses, eyes and other people
travelling if feeling unwell
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regional feeder airline with the widest network and choice of flights in
Southern Africa. Last year it carried 2 million passengers on 60,000
flights annually to 39 destinations in nine African countries and St Helena
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