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SWISS becomes only airline to offer free ski and board carriage to Alps

SWISS becomes only airline to offer free ski and board carriage to Alps

13 October 2009 Press Release Airline News

As unprecedented economic times lead the UK’s flag carrier to axe its free ski and board allowance, Swiss International Air Lines has become the only airline this winter to transport the first set of snowsport equipment free of charge, in addition to complimentary checked luggage on flights between UK and the Alps.

Lufthansa and SWISS expand CO2 compensation programme

Lufthansa and SWISS expand CO2 compensation programme

25 September 2009 Press Release Airline News

From now on, award miles earned in the Miles & More frequent flyer programme can also be used for voluntary carbon offset donations at Lufthansa and SWISS. The two airlines have expanded their CO2 compensation programme to allow passengers this mode of balancing their individual share of the carbon emissions generated during their flight.