Austrian Airlines Launches a Wet Lease Agreement With SunExpress

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Austrian Airlines is launching a wet lease agreement with SunExpress Deutschland.

• Objective: cover peak capacity requirements

The objective of this cooperation is to cover peak capacity requirements, above all in the particularly dense summer flight schedule. A Boeing 737-800 aircraft along with the cockpit and cabin crew of SunExpress Deutschland will be deployed in the European route network of Austrian Airlines starting on June 1 until the end of December 2016.

• Deployment of a Boeing 737-800 from June 1st until the end of December 2016

Passengers on these flights will enjoy the typical service provided by DO & CO. The planned destinations for flights originating in the Austrian Airlines hub of Vienna are Amsterdam, Berlin, Bucharest and Copenhagen.

Austrian Airlines previously concluded two other wet lease agreements in 2016: Adria Airways in cooperation with Nordica as well as Condor have been operating flights within the Austrian flag carrier’s route network since May 1 respectively May 15.

Source: Austrian Airlines Press Release