Switzerland

Lufthansa cuts winter flight plan after Europe COVID-19 wave hits bookings

Lufthansa Group is removing 10% of flight capacity this winter due to a surge of COVID-19 in Europe, its CEO tells a German paper ...


No, Switzerland has not signed contracts for the F-35A

Media reports emerged stating Switzerland already signed contracts for the acquisition of Lockheed Martin F-35A fighter jets. The reality is quite different....


Swiss parliament to review F-35 fighter selection process

A Swiss Parliamentary committee will review the selection process for the F-35 as the next fighter jet of Switzerland’s air force....


Swiss lawmakers to challenge the F-35 acquisition?

Several lawmakers are collecting signatures to challenge with a referendum the acquisition of the Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet for the Swiss Air Force....


Switzerland picks the Lockheed Martin F-35A as its next fighter jet

Switzerland picked the Lockheed Martin F-35 as the next fighter jet to equip the Swiss Air Force....


Swiss Airlines to downsize fleet by 15 aircraft

Swiss Airlines will reduce its fleet by five A330s or A340s and ten short-haul aircraft to better meet the post-COVID future....


Switzerland to let vaccinated Americans and Canadians in

The Swiss government is going to allow vaccinated US and Canadian citizens to enter Switzerland starting from June 28, 2021. ...


Dassault Rafale in good position to win Switzerland tender?

As Switzerland is about to pick a new fighter jet for its air force, local media reports that the Dassault Rafale could be in a good position to win the tender....


Swiss F-5 fighter jet crashes, pilot safely ejected

Swiss Air Force announced that the pilot ejected and was unhurt after its F-5 Tiger fighter jet crashed in the Alps during training....


No more office hours for Swiss air policing missions

Until now, pilots of the Swiss Air Force were only available during working hours. From 2021, they will be at the ready full time....