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Edelweiss Air

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
WK
EDW
945
Edelweiss

Edelweiss Air Airbus A320-214

Edelweiss Air AG
ops Centre
Postfach
CH-8058 Zurich Airport
SWITZERLAND

Tel.: +41 43 816 50 60
Fax: +41 43 816 50 61
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.edelweissair.ch

Type: Charter, international, passenger, cargo
Owner: Swiss International Air Lines (100%)
Base: Zurich (ZRH)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: February 1996
Alliances: Swiss International
Edelweiss Air operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 4 x Airbus A320-200
  • 1 x Airbus A330-200
  • 1 x Airbus A330-300
Chief Executive:
Chief Financial Officer:
Head of Flight ops:
Karl Kistler
Rüdi Vögeli
Christoph Zogg

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Edelweiss Airlines  
XE;5H;8R;WK
EDW
Switzerland Zürich 1995-
Formed 19/10/95 by Kuoni Travel (33%), increased to 62% in 1996, later 100%. Started services on 10/2/96. Was expected to be merged into Air 2000 in 1999 following the merger of Kuoni with First Travel; plan cancelled. Sold 2/08 by Kuoni Travel to Swiss Int'l AL (approved 4/08 by competition authority, to be effective 1/11/08).