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Rebranded from Crossair (1975-2002)

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Zurich Kloten (ZRH)
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50 Countries served
104 Destinations served
133 Routes served

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Air Baltic is CS300 launch operator - Gauss

Air Baltic (BT, Riga) Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Martin Gauss has confirmed that his airline will be the official launch operator for the CS300. The Latvian carrier has thirteen of the type on order from Bombardier (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) with options for an additional seven.

Speaking exclusively to ch-aviation on the sidelines of the ongoing Paris Air Show 2015 at Paris Le Bourget, Gauss said that among the first routes the CS300s will operate will be Riga-Zurich where they will ...

Swiss converts ten CS100 orders into CS300s

Bombardier (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) has revealed that C-Series launch operator, Swiss (LX, Zurich), has converted ten of its thirty firm-ordered CS100s into larger CS300 variants.

The Lufthansa (LH, Frankfurt Int'l) subsidiary's original order with the Canadians was placed in 2009 and consisted of thirty CS-100s.

Last month, Bombardier announced Swiss Global Air Lines (SWU, Zurich) would become the C-Series' launch operator after Sweden's Malmö Aviation (TF, Malmö) withdrew from the ...

Swiss Global secures US traffic rights, FACP

Swiss Global Air Lines (SWU, Zurich) has secured its Foreign Air Carrier's Permit and Route Exemption from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) roughly two months after it first submitted its application.

The Swiss (LX, Zurich) subsidiary, as such, is now able to engage in scheduled and charter flights of passengers, cargo, and mail from any point or points behind Switzerland, via any point or points in Switzerland and any intermediate points, to any point or points in the United States ...

Switzerland's SkyWork to resume London City services

SkyWork Airlines (SX, Berne) says it will resume services to London City next month following a recent decision by Swiss (LX, Zurich) to pull out of Basle/Mulhouse/Freiburg. Skywork says it wants to continue the tradition of a Swiss carrier plying the Basel-London City route.

Using a Saab 2000 wet-leased from Darwin Airline (F7, Lugano), SkyWork's Berne-Basel-London City route will launch with a 6x weekly frequency on July 19, graduating to a 12x weekly service effective August 31.

The ...

Bombardier confirms Swiss as CSeries launch operator

Bombardier (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) has confirmed that Swiss (LX, Zurich) will be the launch operator of its CSeries line of twinjets. The announcement follows months of negotiations between Bombardier and the Lufthansa (LH, Frankfurt Int'l) subsidiary where the latter sought guarantees concerning the type's reliability and performance. As such, the first CS100 is slated to enter revenue service with the carrier during the first half of next year.

The CS100's original launch operator, Sweden's ...

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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A319-1005 5hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-100/-20022 22hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)1 1hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-2008 8hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-30015 15hiddenhiddenhidden
A340-30015 15hiddenhiddenhidden
ARJ-10017 17hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-300(ER)   hiddenhiddenhidden
Dash 8-4004 4hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-1905 5hiddenhiddenhidden
Fokker 1005 5hiddenhiddenhidden
Total97097hiddenhiddenhidden  
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.

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