Edelweiss flew into Edinburgh for the first time today on its new Zurich to London route.

The CEO of Edelweiss the leading Swiss leisure airline flew the plane himself, and was given the usual water cannon welcome from the airport Fire Brigade.

We spoke to CEO and Captain of the inaugural flight, Karl Kistler, after the landing.


Edelweiss will fly twice weekly Mondays and Fridays from Edinburgh to Zurich.