Swiss WorldCargo renews deal with Edelweiss


Swiss WorldCargo has renewed its partnership with Edelweiss to continue marketing and selling freight capacity on the leisure airline.

The two airlines have enjoyed a close partnership since 2009, with Edelweiss’ fleet and network growing to 70 destinations and 16 aircraft consisting of 10 Airbus A320s, two A330s and four A340s.

Swiss WorldCargo will offer cargo capacity for Edelweiss on routes to Vancouver, Calgary, Cancun, San Jose, Tampa, Orlando, Punta Cana, Rio de Janeiro, San Diego, Havana and Buenos Aires for the Americas; Phuket, Colombo, Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City, Malé, Mauritius and Cape Town for Africa and Asia; and Larnaca, Gran Canaria, Pristina, Tenerife and Skopje for Europe.

Ashwin Bhat, head of Swiss WorldCargo says: “Our partnership with Edelweiss offers great opportunities for both us and our customers, as we are able to complement our already strong international network with additional routes in diverse markets.”

Bernd Bauer, CEO of Edelweiss says: “Swiss WorldCargo has been a strong partner for us over the last several years. As Edelweiss expands in both fleet size and destinations, we look forward to continuing to augment our network through their valuable support in managing cargo traffic on our routes.”