Results tagged “Swiss International Air Lines”


West London girl Binky jumped on the Jubilee line and headed east to help publicise Swiss International Air Lines ski offerings from City Airport.

city airport.jpg

Swiss International Air Lines has announced it is expanding its City Airport operations by launching a route to Basel.

The carrier, which already flies from Docklands to Zurich and Geneva, said it is introducing the new flights in response to demand from passengers for more air links with Switzerland.

ee-aug26-swisshotelview142.jpgThink of holidays in Switzerland and the automatic association is skiing - but there's a lot more to see and do in the cuckoo clock capital of Europe than you'd imagine.

While plenty of Wharfers will have visited for work this is a country of dramatic scenery, interesting history, good food and surprising wines, making it an ideal holiday destination.


Business has hardly been tougher in the world of aviation with the worldwide economy threatening to make a big dent in passenger numbers.

Yet despite the worldwide financial gloom, Swiss International Air Lines' UK general manager Gregor Koncilja is not overly worried.


LONDON City Airport may have permission for more flights but there is unlikely to be much take up from airlines in the coming months.