SkyAlps to expand to central Europe

Skyalps (Bolzano, South Tyrol, Italy) is planning to add new routes from Bolzano to Antwerp, Billund, Frankfurt and Stuttgart according to Chairman Josef Gostner.

The current Italian destinations are doing very well: Olbia, Cagliari, Catania, Lamezia and Brindisi.

All have very high load factors with many flights already fully sold. The load factor of these routes are on average exceeds 80%.

The airline currently serves Hamburg, Berlin and Dusseldorf in Germany.

Skyalps currently flies a fleet of four 76-seat Bombardier DHC-8-402s (Q400s) leased from Chorus Aviation Capital.

Marco Finelli reporting from Italy.