Holding the scissors on this ribbon-cut were: Christian Schneider COO Etihad Regional; and Markus Kopp, CEO Mitteldeutsche Airport Holding. The Leipzig to Geneva service becomes the regional German airport’s fourth destination offered by Etihad Regional.
- Etihad Regional had added its fourth route from the German regional airport of Leipzig (LEJ), complementing its existing services to Amsterdam, Paris CDG and Zurich, this time to Geneva (GVA). Started on 1 July, the route will face no direct competition and will be operated five times weekly by Darwin Airline’s 51-seat Saab 2000s. For further information on this fast-growing regional carrier, check out our recent airline profile.