Today – Sao Paulo
SamwickAir introduced Fokker 100 regional jet into service
In 1980, eight years ago. SamwickAir have just started and providing Brazil local air services by 65 seats Fokker F28 Mk.3000 Jet and BAC One-Eleven (111) Jetliner. These jet domestic air route are appreciated by passengers as theses services are fast, comfortable and convenient. As the Brazil’s leading carrier, the company introduced 6 Fokker 100 all new regional jetliner manufactured by Fokker Aircraft as the replacement of BAC One-Eleven (111) aircraft.
Being a new member of EnviroLiner ™, Rolls Royce Tay 620-15 Engines on Fokker 100 have low fuel comsuming rate and low CO2 emission level. That reduce the harm to enviroment and letting trees in the world’s biggest Amazon Forest having relaxing time. This can help to protecting this Brail’s and also world’s valuable propety. The Tay™ Engines low pressure system are shared with Rolls Royce RB211™ engine that currently SamwickAir is using on Lockeed Tristar L-1011 fleet. The commonality and Tay™ serices engines only producing remarkable low noise while at take off power are important reason that the company choosed Fokker 100.
“You can see here the flight deck of Fokker 100 are fully computerized. These CRT computer displays I’m pointing at is new era flights instrucments. It replaced the round dial meters that we can always see inside the cockpit. Our pilots can have their flight path and routes visually on this navigation display, so that they can decide where is safe while in bad weather via the intergraded weather radar and the diversion routes. This display are intergraded with the anti collision system at the same time. You can see, it is showing that where is the other aircarft. The system will have voice and pictures to warn pilots avoid flying close to them. Of causeI pressed the test button and we’re still on the ground, bo risk at all! ” Said the Chief Administartion Officer when he was showing the new aircraft to reporters.
These 6 Fokker 100 jetliner are installed RelaxingCabin™, to provide new relaxing experience that domestic routes passengers never had before. And the new aircarft will in service from Dec. 1988 and Jan. 1989.
About Samwick Air,
Samwick Air is the largest carrier in Brazil established on year 1980 to provide international air services under the main theme: Let Passenger Relax. Samwick Air provided all jet express domestic services, direct flights to Europe and US and cross-continental services with RelaxingCabin™ to Asia.
About Rolls Royce,
Rolls-Royce plc is a British aircraft engine maker, and the second-largest in the world.The company has related businesses in the defence aerospace, marine and energy markets.Rolls-Royce was nationalised in 1971, by which time aircraft engines had long been the most significant part of the business. Rolls-Royce plc was re-privatised in 1987.
Fokker is a Dutch aircraft manufacturer named after its founder, Anthony Fokker. The company operated under several different names, starting out in 1912 in Schwerin, Germany, moving to the Netherlands in 1919. During its most successful period in the 1920s and 1930s, it dominated the civil aviation market