Airlink will add a Monday and Friday flight to its weekly schedule from 27 August to 21 September and 10 October to 14 December 2012. Flights depart Johannesburg at 11h10 arriving in Pemba at 14h00 and depart Pemba at 14h30 arriving at Johannesburg at 17h25. The additional flights, which compliment Airlink’s current schedule which operates on Wednesdays and Saturdays, will also use one of Airlink’s 11 Embraer ERJ135 37 seat regional jets.
Effective 01 October 2012 - time change for all flights between Johannesburg and Pemba.
* Departs Johannesburg 11h30 and arriving Pemba 14h20
* Departing Pemba 14h55 and arrives Johannesburg 17h20
The Pemba destination has been seeing increasing interest following the significant gas finds offshore in the Mozambican channel north of Pemba. A number of new hotel properties have opened in the region to serve both the growing leisure and the gas/oil industry.
Airlink works closely with SAA to ensure seamless service for corporate and leisure travellers visiting Pemba. Benefits for Airlink travellers include Voyager Miles and convenient interline connections with SAA and its Star Alliance partner flights locally and globally.