FlyBAIR is a startup carrier, to be based at Bern Airport, in Switzerland. The carrier was set up by Bern Belp Airport, along with other Swiss founders, in order to provide scheduled services to top holiday destinations from Bern. The airline has plans to begin operating flights from Belp Airport in May 2020, when it will commence scheduled passenger flights to a select number of destinations in four countries within Europe: Spain, Greece, and Italy.
FlyBAIR will act as a virtual airline, with the actual flights to be operated by Helvetic Airways.
When the airline begins operating, the following destinations have been proposed:
The airline plans on beginning the following operations within 2020:
Each passenger will be allowed a maximum of 1 piece of hand luggage, with a maximum weight of 5 kg. The cabin bag must not exceed the following dimensions: 55 cm x 40 cm x 25 cm (length × width × height). All hand luggage must be able to be easily stored under your seat or in the luggage rack during the flight.
Passengers are allowed one piece of carry-on baggage, which must weigh up to 23 km max.
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The airline only has one class fare: Economy.
The airline only has one cabin: Economy. There is only one class of service, which is entitled ‘FlyBAIR Classic’. There are also seats at the front of the cabin which have extra legroom, which can be booked for an additional fee. This can be done at the time of booking.
There are 112 comfortable seats in the Economy cabin, which have a seat width of 46 cm.
Economy passengers can enjoy complimentary meals and drinks during their flight.
There is no onboard WiFi available.
There is no onboard entertainment system. Passengers can enjoy magazines which are supplied or bring their own digital devices onboard.
Online check-in is available through the airline’s check-in webpage. It is possible from 23 to 4 hours before departure.
When passengers check-in online, passenger's will need their booking number in order to proceed.
Airport check-in counters open two hours before the scheduled departure and close 45-60 minutes before departure. The airline recommends arriving at the airport at least 60-90 minutes before scheduled departure time.
The airline operates an Embraer E190-E1. The E190-E1 is a small and reliable aircraft, with low emissions and low noise emissions.
Bern Belp Airport (BRN) is a regional aerodrome serving Bern, the capital of Switzerland. The aerodrome is located within the town limits of nearby Belp. The only other airlines to use the aerodrome are Helvetic Airways and Chair Airways, both of which are regional carriers, providing seasonal scheduled flights and charter operations.
The following airlines currently operate routes similar to the ones proposed by FlyBAIR: