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Environmental comparison

HERO Sustainable air travel edit

Cobham’s latest generation Q400 and E190 aircraft offer the lowest carbon emissions in their respective class.

Our 76 seat Q400 burns 50% less fuel than other aircraft operating in the FIFO market, while our 110 seat E190 offers increased speed with improved fuel efficiency, resulting in low carbon emissions.

Fleet comparison

Kalgoorlie (537 km)

Aircraft type Flight time Pax load CO2 (kgs)
Turboprop - Dash 8-Q400 0:55 76 3,512
Jet - Embraer 190 0:45 110 6,574

Broome (1,702 km)

Aircraft type Flight time Pax load CO2 (kgs)
Turboprop - Dash 8-Q400 2:50 75 9,390
Jet - Embraer 190 2:05 110 15,227

Darwin (2,652 km)

Aircraft type Flight time Pax load CO2 (kgs)
Turboprop - Dash8-Q400 4:20 62 14,184
Jet - Embraer 190 3:10 110 22,283

Note: Indicative performance based on nil wind, minimal luggage carried and no holding. Flight time is wheels up to wheels down.

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We respectfully acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners on whose lands we work, live and fly. We pay our respect to their Elders past, present and emerging.