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SWISS carries 7.6% more passengers in August

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,753,933 passengers in August 2018, an increase of 7.6% on the same month last year. The airline also operated...

SWISS introduces “Doctor on Board” programme

SWISS adopted the Lufthansa Group’s special “Doctor on Board” programme yesterday (Wednesday 1 August). Under the programme, registered doctors can be easily identified by...

SWISS reports 7.6% passenger growth in July

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,791,301 passengers in July, 7.6% more than in the same period last year. The 13,291 flights operated for...

SWISS to offer tomato juice on European flights longer than 50 minutes

SWISS is to offer tomato juice in Economy Class on its European services departing from Zurich from 1 August. The airline will also be...

SWISS sees growth in passenger volumes, both in June (+8.9%) and in first half of 2018 (+5.9%)

Half-yearly traffic results of 2018 Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 8,520,186 passengers in the first six months of 2018 – some 5.9% more than...

SWISS will be adding attractive new routes to its European network (Winter 2018/2019)

SWISS is to expand its European network from Zurich in the coming 2018/19 winter timetables. A new service will be introduced to Bremen in...

SWISS to fly Swiss squad to Russia for soccer World Cup

As the official airline of the Swiss Football Association, SWISS will be flying the men’s Swiss national soccer squad to the coming World Cup...

SWISS carries 10.6% more passengers in May

Monthly traffic results Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,586,914 passengers in May, 10.6% more than the same month last year. SWISS also operated more flights...

Wingtip/elevator damage during pushback/towing procedure for Aer Lingus Airbus A330 and SWISS Boeing 777

Both an Aer Lingus Airbus A330-300 (EI-GAJ) and a SWISS Boeing 777-300 (HB-JND) got damaged during a pushback/towing procedure. On Wednesday 23 May the...

Monthly traffic results: SWISS carries 8.0% more passengers in April

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,594,208 passengers in April, 8.0% more than in the same month last year. SWISS also operated more flights...

Singapore Airlines enhances HighFlyer programme to include partner airlines

Lufthansa and SWISS will be the first partner airlines to participate in the Singapore Airlines HighFlyer Programme With effect from 2 April 2018, businesses that...

SWISS introduces “SWISS Saveurs”, a buy on board concept on medium-haul flights to/from Geneva

To meet customers’ changed and changing needs, SWISS plans to offer its guests more opportunities in future to shape their own individual air travel experience....
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SWISS raises 2017 earnings to CHF 561 million

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) generated total income from operating activities of CHF 4.95 billion in 2017, a 3.2% increase on the CHF 4.80 billion...

Monthly traffic results: SWISS carries 0.8% more passengers in February

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,143,765 passengers in February 2018, a 0.8% increase on the same month last year. The higher passenger volume...

SWISS opens new Zurich First Class Lounge

SWISS has presented the SWISS First Lounge A at Zurich Airport. The new lounge will open its doors on Monday 5 March. The airline...

Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr: “In the coming years Africa will be the growth market for the Lufthansa group”

Lufthansa's CEO Carsten Spohr strongly believes that Africa will be the growth market for the Lufthansa group in the coming years. "Our network to...

All Lufthansa Group airlines are standardising their Airbus A320 fleet with one single configuration

Uniform specification for all aircraft of the Airbus A320 family delivered to the Lufthansa Group from 2019 onward More flexibility when it comes...

Annual traffic results: SWISS carries 2.3% more passengers in 2017 with 4.0% fewer flights

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 16,896,233 passengers in 2017, a further 2.3% improvement on last year’s record result. The new record was also...

SWISS carries 0.7% more passengers in November

Monthly traffic results Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,226,502 passengers in November, 0.7% more than in the same month last year. The increase was...

Swiss flight makes emergency landing in Stuttgart after passenger gets angry over champagne refusal

Sunday's Swiss flight LX1327 from Moscow DME to Zurich was forced to make an unexpected landing in Stuttgart after one of the business class...