Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Oct. 24, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
Major engineering work will disrupt trains from Lausanne to Geneva airport this weekend – and special bus servi...
Aircraft forced to return to Zurich due to landing gear issue

Aircraft forced to return to Zurich due to landing gear issue

Oct. 19, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
A plane heading to the Dominican Republic from Zurich had to return to the airport yesterday as it was unable to retr...
Bern based airline may be forced to close

Bern based airline may be forced to close

Oct. 18, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
The Swiss airline, Skywork, is facing financial difficulties and may be forced to close at the end of the month.
Drug smuggling rife at Zurich airport

Drug smuggling rife at Zurich airport

Oct. 17, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
Drug smuggling at Zurich airport is booming. Officers have seized over a ton of qat, 15 kilos of cocaine and over 8,0...
SWISS passengers get free tour of Alps

SWISS passengers get free tour of Alps

Oct. 17, 2017, 6:37 a.m.
Passengers on a Swiss International Airlines flight were actually pleased to be delayed on arriving at Zurich airport...
Geneva cable car project a step closer

Geneva cable car project a step closer

Oct. 13, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
The plan for a major cable car transport system in Geneva has taken a step further – and been extended.
No trains to Geneva airport this Saturday

No trains to Geneva airport this Saturday

Oct. 4, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Travellers are being warned this weekend about several train cancellations around Geneva. The main disruption will be...
Powdair - new ski airline flies to Sion

Powdair - new ski airline flies to Sion

Sept. 22, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Swiss ski resorts will be hoping more flights into Sion airport in canton Valais will boost interest this season. ...
Storm winds delay flights, bring down trees and cut power

Storm winds delay flights, bring down trees and cut power

Sept. 15, 2017, 6:09 a.m.
Strong side winds caused problems throughout the region yesterday morning.
Equatorial Guinea plane stuck in Geneva

Equatorial Guinea plane stuck in Geneva

Sept. 1, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
A plane owned by the government of Equatorial Guinea remains stuck on the tarmac at Geneva airport due to a legal dis...
Low plane tears roof tiles off house in Geneva

Low plane tears roof tiles off house in Geneva

Aug. 31, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
A low flying Boeing 777 landing at Geneva airport tore the tiles off the roof of a house in Genthod.
Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Passengers stranded at Geneva airport

Aug. 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Some passengers and those picking up friends were stuck at Geneva airport yesterday afternoon after an unattended bag...
Zurich airport passengers haul luggage along road after accident

Zurich airport passengers haul luggage along road after accident

July 17, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
An accident on the autoroute towards Zurich airport caused havoc on Friday with airline passengers taking to running ...
More drones in Switzerland

More drones in Switzerland

June 28, 2017, 6:44 a.m.
Drone use is growing in Switzerland and the expected warm weather this summer is expected to lead to more use.
Lucky escape for Jura light plane crash

Lucky escape for Jura light plane crash

June 22, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Rescuers say the occupants of a light aircraft that crashed in the Jura all had a lucky escape.
Swiss International Airlines deny problem with new planes

Swiss International Airlines deny problem with new planes

June 22, 2017, 7:45 a.m.
Swiss International Airlines say the two flights they recently had to cancel involving their new aircraft is coincide...
Passengers at Zurich feared missing holiday flights due to power cut

Passengers at Zurich feared missing holiday flights due to power cut

May 26, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Passengers at Zurich airport feared they may miss their holiday flights yesterday after a power failure shut-down bag...
Lufthansa and Swiss Int. Airlines change cockpit rule today

Lufthansa and Swiss Int. Airlines change cockpit rule today

May 1, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
The German airline company Lufthansa, which includes Swiss International Airlines, is scrapping the rule today that a...
Geneva airport reports higher profits - but warns of the future

Geneva airport reports higher profits - but warns of the future

April 5, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Geneva airport has released figures showing solid growth over the past 12 months – but is cautioning it can&rsq...
Zurich runway closed due to blown luggage trollies

Zurich runway closed due to blown luggage trollies

March 29, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
The Federal Aviation Office is calling for better maintenance of luggage carts at airports after the runway at Zurich...
Swiss aviation officials say no plans to restrict carry on equipment

Swiss aviation officials say no plans to restrict carry on equipment

March 23, 2017, 6:11 a.m.
Swiss airport authorities say there are currently no plans to bring in similar security regulations regarding large e...
Airport cleaner charged with mobile phone theft

Airport cleaner charged with mobile phone theft

March 10, 2017, 5:53 a.m.
A cleaner at Geneva airport has been charged with stealing a mobile phone left on charge at a café. The p...
Fox brings A380 to standstill in Zurich

Fox brings A380 to standstill in Zurich

March 7, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
A humble fox brought a massive Airbus A380 to a shuddering halt at Zurich airport last Friday.
Another plane makes emergency landing in Geneva

Another plane makes emergency landing in Geneva

March 6, 2017, 6:04 a.m.
Another aircraft had to make an emergency landing in Geneva due to passenger illness. Only last month a plane on rout...
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