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...
Plane makes emergency landing in Geneva after death

Plane makes emergency landing in Geneva after death

Feb. 22, 2017, 5:51 a.m.
A holiday flight from Stuttgart to Tenerife made an emergency landing in Geneva yesterday morning after a passenger d...
Expansion work at Geneva airport could last until 2035

Expansion work at Geneva airport could last until 2035

Feb. 20, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Geneva airport says it believes it needs CHF 150m of investment a year for at least the next ten years to make sure i...
Geneva airport claims success in busy weekend

Geneva airport claims success in busy weekend

Jan. 9, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Geneva airport is hailing as a success special measure it put in place this weekend to make sure passengers were able...
Geneva remains popular with dictators

Geneva remains popular with dictators

Jan. 5, 2017, 5:09 a.m.
Geneva remains a favourite destination for the world’s dictators. Figures released by the Twitter feed, Dictato...
Geneva airport braces for busy weekend

Geneva airport braces for busy weekend

Jan. 4, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
After last weekend’s delays at the Geneva airport – this weekend is expected to be equally busy and the a...
Geneva airport says lack of space worsened delays

Geneva airport says lack of space worsened delays

Jan. 4, 2017, 10:18 a.m.
Geneva airport says lack of space for passengers was the major problem over the New Year weekend. Passengers had to e...
Fears of Geneva airport strike recede

Fears of Geneva airport strike recede

Dec. 23, 2016, 5:23 a.m.
Fears of a baggage handling strike at Geneva airport have receded for the time being.
Geneva airport night flight worries

Geneva airport night flight worries

Dec. 15, 2016, 9:31 a.m.
As traffic continues to grow at Geneva airport, the issue of night flights are a major concern to locals. The airport...
Light plane crashes at Basel - one dead

Light plane crashes at Basel - one dead

Dec. 8, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Basel Mulhouse airport was closed last night after a light aircraft crashed in thick fog. One person was killed.
Christmas travelers face strike action at Geneva airport

Christmas travelers face strike action at Geneva airport

Dec. 5, 2016, 10:28 a.m.
Christmas travelers through Geneva airport may suffer delays and cancellations as ground staff are threatening strike...
Bomb threat man sentenced to 6 months jail

Bomb threat man sentenced to 6 months jail

Oct. 17, 2016, 3:55 a.m.
The man behind a false bomb threat at Geneva airport on Thursday has been sentenced to six months in prison. The 39-...
Greek flights re-commence after strike

Greek flights re-commence after strike

Oct. 10, 2016, 9:31 a.m.
Swiss flights to and from Greece should resume this evening after they were all cancelled on Saturday morning. Greek...
Basel airport promises to fix mobile black spot

Basel airport promises to fix mobile black spot

Sept. 9, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
Managers at Basel Mulhouse airport are promising to fix a mobile phone black spot after French authorities ordered th...
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