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Expedia Affiliate Network signs up SWISS

Expedia Affiliate Network signs up SWISS

30 April 2013 Airline News

Expedia Affiliate Network, the private label arm of the world’s largest online travel company, today expands its share of the airline market thanks to a new partnership with Swiss International Air Lines. The deal will see one of Europe’s leading international airlines use EAN’s Chameleon hotel retailing platform alongside its Smart Cross Sell product to increase online revenues by offering travellers a targeted range of accommodation options alongside or after booking their flight.

SWISS leadership returns to full strength following board appointments

SWISS leadership returns to full strength following board appointments

22 April 2013 Airline News

The SWISS management board is complete once again, following the appointment of Markus Binkert and Roland Busch to the positions of chief commercial and chief operating officer respectively. Binkert moves up from the role of head of sales & marketing Switzerland, Germany & Austria with SWISS, while Busch is presently head of finance & information management at Lufthansa.

Swiss to introduce new Zurich-Kiev service

Swiss to introduce new Zurich-Kiev service

26 March 2013 Press Release Airline News

Swiss International Air Lines is to add Kiev to its European route network from the start of the 2013/14 winter schedules. The Ukrainian capital will receive daily service from Zurich from 27 October onwards. The flights will be operated with Airbus A320 equipment seating 152 passengers.

Boeing signs six plane deal with SWISS

Boeing signs six plane deal with SWISS

14 March 2013 Airline News

Boeing, the Lufthansa Group and Swiss International Air Lines have announced a commitment today for six 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes. The airplanes, valued at $1.9 billion at list prices, were selected for the airline’s long-haul fleet renewal.

Swiss Air Lines boost Miami flight capacity

Swiss Air Lines boost Miami flight capacity

25 July 2012 Airline News

Swiss International Air Lines has announced it is adding another flight to its current Miami-Zurich route this fall offering passengers more choices to Switzerland and beyond. Starting November 29th, the new flight will offer service to Zurich an additional four times a week beyond the current daily schedule. 

SWISS steps up customer service

SWISS steps up customer service

7 July 2012 Airline News

SWISS has further enhanced the scope of the customer services it provides via the Facebook and Twitter social media platforms enabling customers to contact the customer service centre with inquiries.

SWISS launches 24/7 customer service via social media

SWISS launches 24/7 customer service via social media

4 July 2012 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

SWISS has further enhanced the scope of the customer services it provides via the Facebook and Twitter social media platforms. Customers can now use these online channels to contact the airline’s Service Center at any time of the day or night with any inquiries or issues they may have: on flights, tickets, rebookings and similar. The new expanded facilities were introduced on Sunday 1 July.

SWISS taps into New York commuters

SWISS taps into New York commuters

21 April 2012 Airline News

SWISS and Switzerland Tourism are rolling out some new initiatives to showcase their fuel efficient Airbus aircraft to NYC subway commuters. As part of their strategy, they are launching an online competition.

SWISS sets national air transport record

SWISS sets national air transport record

3 January 2012 Press Release Airline News

Swiss International Air Lines this week welcomed aboard the 15 millionth passenger of the year, improving significantly on the previous record of 14,168,718 passengers set in 2010.