SWISS became the first airline in the world to offer commercial flights with the Bombardier C Series aircraft to and from London City Airport.
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.
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced on May 26 that Swiss International Air Lines took delivery of its first CS300 aircraft at Bombardier’s facility in Mirabel, Canada, where the C Series aircraft are manufactured.
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 […]
Bombardier’s CSeries test aircraft has arrived at London to undergo validation for operation at London City airport (LCY).
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 […]
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 […]