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Culinary delights from St. Moritz for SWISS’s winter guests

SWISS is now offering its passengers on long-haul services from Switzerland a range of culinary specialities from the exclusive el paradiso Mountain Club and the Lej da Staz restaurant in the heart of the Engadine. The specially-created meals will be available in First and Business Class for a three-month period. For the latest chapter in […]

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 flight. Aircraft HB-JMH departed at 13:26 on flight LX 160 to Tokyo. HB-JMH is the first of SWISS’s five Airbus A340s to be given this nose-to-tail cabin refurbishment. The aircraft are undergoing the […]

Swiss Airlines returns to Ukraine after three-year hiatus

Swiss Airlines has resumed flights from Switzerland to Ukraine. The carrier performed its first flight on the Zurich-Kyiv route since October 2014 on March 26, the CFTS correspondent reports. The Swiss Airlines’ 168-seat Airbus A320 airliner departed from Zurich at 12:08 local time and arrived at the Boryspil airport at 15:27. The return flight was […]

Another European airline grounded for insolvency

Darwin Airline, a Swiss regional airline under the brand name of Adria Airways Switzerland, has its planes grounded following the temporary operating license suspension by the Federal Office of Civil Aviation for economic reasons. On November 28, 2017 the airline made a brief statement saying “Darwin Airline SA has its operating licence temporarily suspended by […]

Swiss International Air Lines becomes the world’s first airline to put the new Bombardier C Series into commercial service

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) became the first airline in the world to operate the new Bombardier C Series today when its first CS100 aircraft took off on its first commercial flight. The new “whisperjet” left Zurich for Paris Charles de Gaulle after an appropriate inauguration ceremony at the departure gate. The new Bombardier C […]