Checking in at Brussels Airport (BRU) My first flight on a brand new CS100. As I reached the gate I found this CS100 already pushing back for the earlier flight to Zürich. Swiss acquired seven CS100s to the date but swapped occasionally with remaining Avro RJ100 fleet. So was not sure if I will have […]

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Swiss dedicates its first CS300 to Swiss Romandy

Swiss strengthens its positioning and commitment to the French-speaking part of the country as it renews its Geneva fleet with the Bombardier CS300. To demonstrate this commitment, SWISS has commissioned a special livery designed by Romand artist Mathias Forbach, also known as Fichtre.

Airlines Design News 15.06.2017


Takeoff and departure Ready for a red-eye flight. It’s 2230LT. Waiting for the pushback clearance. Taxi lights on. Towards the active runway. Approaching the runway. Before takeoff checklist. Climbing. Turning heading north. Our initial routing takes us over Kloten. Slowly climbing into the night. En route The satellite image showing weather over the Atlantic for […]

Long Haul Simming 20.03.2017


Takeoff and departure Swiss HB-IJO parked in front of the gate A51. Overview of the international terminal E. Pushback completed. Zürich tower SWISS 1574 request taxi. Taxiing on taxiway E. SWISS 1574 you are cleared for takeoff. Gear up. On the left KLO VOR. Turning towards ZUE VOR and overflying A1 motorway. Leaving Zürich with […]

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