Zurich Airport, 30 October 2023

Edelweiss expands its short-haul fleet

·  Edelweiss takes over an Airbus A320 from its sister airline Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)

·  The aircraft will be deployed from summer 2024

·  Edelweiss' short- and medium-haul fleet will consist of 14 Airbus A320s as of 2024

Edelweiss is adding another Airbus A320 aircraft to its fleet. The aircraft, with the registration HB-JLP, will be taken over from sister airline SWISS and will be deployed on short- and medium-haul services from Zurich from summer 2024.

With the additional Airbus A320, Edelweiss will operate a fleet of 19 aircraft from Zurich next year (14 Airbus A320s and 5 Airbus A340s).

About Edelweiss

Edelweiss is Switzerland’s leading leisure travel airline and flies to the most beautiful destinations in the world. The airline reliably ensures a pleasant and carefree travel time to the holiday destination and looks after the safety and well-being of its guests with commitment and cordiality. Edelweiss is a sister company of Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) and a member of the Lufthansa Group.


Further information:

Andreas Meier
Head of Corporate Communications
Edelweiss Air AG