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.
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 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, 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.
Maria João Torres, product and marketing manager, Portugal, Swiss International Air Lines at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2012 at Conrad Algarve
Swiss International Air Lines has confirmed it will launch a new service between Singapore and Zurich next May. The new route will be operated using Airbus A340-300 aircraft offering 219 seats.
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 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 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 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.
Travelport has revealed a new, multi-year global content agreement with Swiss International Air Lines Ltd. (“SWISS”). Through this agreement, Travelport has ensured that its Galileo and Worldspan travel agency customers worldwide have access to the full published content of SWISS.
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.