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Airlines of Tasmania

 

Airlines of Tasmania is also known with another name called as Par Avion Airlines. This airline services was founded in 1978 while its regional airline is based at Hobart of Tasmania, Australia. It has two operating bases one being at Cambridge Aerodrome and the other is at Launceston Airport. It owns as well as operates Cambridge Aerodrome. Apart from this, it also owns a flying training school that is affiliated to University of Tasmania and also has tourism business into the South West National Park located in Tasmania.

History

Airlines of Tasmania is a regional airline service that will be operating across 3 states of South Eastern Australia. This airline is well known for excellence in safety, reliability as well as customer service. It is basically established with an aim to operate its services as regular public transport operator. In year 1978, not only Par-Avion but also a totally different branding has used chartered and also sightseeing flights. Airlines of Tasmania have a strong as well as long relationship with aviation in Tasmania according to the history. It has begun its services has "air work" organization has 'Aerotechnology' for more than 30 years. In the meantime it operations were cloud seeding and aerial photography at Tasmania.

Services

Airlines of Tasmania though it is a locally owned business still it provides a vast range of services in aviation that includes following:
  • Services between Melbourne, Victoria and Griffith, New South Wales
  • Services between Launceston, Tasmania and Cape Barren Island
  • Scenic flights to Tasmania's magnificent wilderness areas
  • Charter flights within Tasmania
  • Charter flights to Melbourne and the Latrobe Valley
  • Flight training

Destinations

Airlines of Tasmania until July 2011 mainly focused only on chartered flights. It will also offer Scheduled flights weekly twice only. It will be between Launceston Airport and Cape Barren Island. While it will be operating sightseeing flights from Cambridge Aerodrome base that is located near Hobart and under the brand Par-Avion Airlines.

Fleet

Fleet size of this airline services is 20. Airlines of Tasmania fleet will have the following aircraft:
  • Two Cessna 404 Titan aircraft are in service.
  • Four Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain  aircraft is in service.
  • Piper PA-31 Navajo has two aircraft in service.
  • Britten-Norman Islander provides service of three aircrafts.
  • Beechcraft Duchess has only one aircraft in service.
  • Cessna U206G will provide two aircraft services.
  • Cessna 172 has total of six aircrafts in service.
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