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SWISS reports all-time record CHF 636 million Adjusted EBIT result

SWISS achieved adjusted earnings before interest and taxes (Adjusted EBIT) of CHF 636 million for 2018, a 16-per-cent improvement on the prior-year result (2017:...

SWISS carries 1.2% more passengers in February

Traffic Figures February Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,157,740 passengers in February, a 1.2% increase on the same month last year. A total of...

SWISS to introduce new Premium Economy Class

SWISS is to introduce a new Premium Economy Class on its long-haul aircraft fleet from spring 2021, to further strengthen its position as a...

Lufthansa Group orders 20 Boeing 787-9 and 20 Airbus A350-900 aircraft, sells 6 A380s

https://youtu.be/16LSVlxR7ns Lufthansa Group is consistently forging ahead with the modernisation of its long-haul fleet. In today’s meeting, based on the recommendation of the Executive Board,...

First refurbished SWISS Airbus A340 returns to revenue service

The first SWISS Airbus A340 with a totally refurbished interior in all three seating cabins took off from Zurich today on its first revenue...

SWISS reports a 5.4% growth in January passenger volumes

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,239,760 passengers in January, a 5.4% increase on the same month last year. A total of 11,599 flights...

SWISS to connect Geneva with Munich and Frankfurt, in cooperation with Lufthansa for the latter

From 31 March, SWISS will connect Geneva with the German cities of Munich and Frankfurt on a daily basis for a seven-month period. The flights...

SWISS repaints Airbus A220-300 aircraft to mark Fête des Vignerons 2019

SWISS is further underscoring its strong commitment to Western Switzerland – the French-speaking “Romandie” – by serving as principal partner to this year’s Fête...

SWISS sets new passenger record for 2018

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 set a new record last year for its annual passenger volumes. The airline carried a total of 17,937,391 travellers in...

SWISS will serve five new summer destinations from Geneva

From 22 June, SWISS will expand its route network from Geneva by offering its passengers five new popular destinations for the summer season. The...

Monthly traffic results: SWISS carries 4.7% more passengers in November

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,284,640 passengers in November 2018, a 4.7% increase on the same month last year. The airline operated 11,227 flights...

Wolfgang Mayrhuber, former Chairman and CEO of Lufthansa, passed away

Wolfgang Mayrhuber, former Chairman and CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, passed away last Saturday, 1 December 2018, at the age of 71, due...

SWISS and Helvetic Airways expand their collaboration

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) is to expand its partnership with Helvetic Airways, and will deploy up to eight Helvetic Airways Embraer E190-E2 aircraft...

SWISS carries 6.2% more passengers in October

Monthly traffic results Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,619,931 passengers in October, a 6.2% increase on the same month last year. SWISS operated 13,001 flights in the month, 5.9%...
Swiss Bombardier BD-500 CSeries CS100

SWISS to offer attractive new summer destinations; Gdansk and Heringsdorf from Zurich

SWISS is to further expand its Zurich-based network. The airline will offer new non-stop services to Gdansk (Poland) and Heringsdorf (Germany) in its 2019...

SWISS pilot in Zurich: “Ich habe die Schnauze voll von diesem Drecksplatz.”

A nice morning at Zurich Airport. A SWISS aircraft is ready for departure and asks the tower for start-up clearance. The pilots, however, are...

Quarterly traffic results: SWISS carries 6.5% more passengers in the first nine months of 2018, +1.8% in September

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 13,686,440 passengers in the first nine months of 2018 – an increase of 6.5% on the same period last...

Lufthansa Group buys 27 more Airbus A320neo family aircraft; ten of them are intended for SWISS

On 28 September, the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG approved the purchase of 27 short- and medium-haul aircraft. Purchase options for 24 Airbus...

Lufthansa Group optimises hub management of the network airlines and prepares for moderate growth in summer 2019

Lufthansa Group continues to consistently optimise the management of its hubs in Munich, Frankfurt, Zürich and Vienna. The main focus is on the flexible...

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...