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Edelweiss expands long-haul fleet with one Airbus A340-300

Edelweiss takes over an Airbus A340 from sister airline Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS). The aircraft is to be deployed from July 2023. Edelweiss'...

Edelweiss flies to North America again

The first flight to Tampa Bay (Florida) was celebrated at Zurich Airport on 2 March. Further USA destinations: Las Vegas from 28 March and...

Edelweiss increases capacity, resumes holiday destinations in North America and adds three short-haul destinations in Summer 2022

Offer significantly increased compared to summer 2021. North American destinations Tampa Bay (Florida), Denver, Las Vegas, Calgary and Vancouver will be served again. Bergen...

Edelweiss makes maiden flight from Zurich to Tanzania

Edelweiss flight WK80 operated by Airbus A340-300 arrived at Kilimanjaro at 07:40 on Saturday, with 270 passengers on board, 110 of them continuing to...

Edelweiss flight diverts after passenger refuses to leave the toilet

On Saturday 11 September, an Edelweiss Airbus A320 (registered HB-IHX) operated flight WK371 between Larnaca, Cyprus and Zurich, Switzerland but during the flight, the...

In Switzerland, airline pilots will soon be in command …. of trains

Swiss pilots, grounded by the COVID-19 pandemic, will very soon be at the commands of a train instead of piloting their usual aircraft, says...

SWISS’s response to today’s decision of the Lufthansa Extraordinary General Meeting

SWISS and Edelweiss welcome the decision by Lufthansa’s shareholders at today’s Extraordinary General Meeting to approve the corporate actions proposed and required. The company’s...

SWISS and Edelweiss welcome Swiss parliament’s support for a state guarantee on a loan of around CHF 1.5 billion

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) and Edelweiss are pleased and thankful that both chambers of the Swiss Federal Assembly – the National Council and...

[Coronavirus] Swiss Federal Council fleshes out support for airlines (SWISS, Edelweiss, easyJet Switzerland)

During its meeting on 29 April 2020, the Federal Council decided to provide support to the airlines Swiss and Edelweiss to bridge liquidity shortfalls....

[Coronavirus] Lufthansa Group extends returnee flight schedule until 3 May

Due to the continuing travel restrictions, Lufthansa today decided to extend its returnee flight schedule, which was originally scheduled to run until 19 April,...

Lufthansa Group transports 7.9 million passengers in January (+12.6%)

Seat load factor of 76.0% is a 0.4-percentage-point improvement on January 2016The airlines of the Lufthansa Group transported some 7.9 million passengers in January,...

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