Swiss International Air Lines plans to introduce its new fleet of Bombardier CS100 airliners on flights between Zurich and London Heathrow this winter.
From November 16 until December 10, the launch operator will fly the Canadian-built jet into London on Saturdays, routesonline reports. From then until January 4, the CS100 will operate into the UK gateway on Wednesdays only.
Services between Zurich and Birmingham will feature the CS100 between six and seven times a week by December 18 and Manchester, one of the type’s first scheduled destinations, will retain a weekly C Series service when the winter timetable comes into force.
Swiss is scheduled to take delivery of nine CS100s by the end of the year.