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Skyalps commences scheduled operations, operated by LuxWing

Commenced scheduled operations on June 17, 2021

Skyalps (skyalps.com) (Sky Alps Tour Operator Srl) is a new Italian virtual airline based in Bolzano (BZO), the entry point for the Italian Alps (below).

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The new airline finally was able to commence scheduled passenger operations on June 17, 2021 from Bolzano to Ibiza via Parma/Emilia-Romagna. The flight was operate by LuxWing of Malta using their Dash 8 9H-BEL (ex G-ECOK). A second Q400 (9H-EVA, ex G-ECOO) is also joining the fleet.

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A charter flight was operated previously on June 6, 2021.

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The carrier is also starting the Bolzano – Parma – Rome (Fiumicino) route on June 18.

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Darwin Airline ceased their flights to Rome for Alitalia on June 18, 2015 leaving Bolzano Airport again without any scheduled commercial traffic.

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The new airline also plans to serve Olbia (twice-weekly), Berlin (BER) (twice-weekly) and Dusseldorf (twice-weekly) later this month.

Marco Finelli reporting from Italy.
Top Copyright Photo: Skyalps (LuxWing) Bombardier DHC-8-402 (Q400) 9H-BEL (msn 4230) PMF (Marco Finelli). Image: 954167.
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