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Swiss International Air Lines

Swiss

Europe

Europe

Latest News /// Swiss International Air Lines
Bombardier Delivers the First CS300 Aircraft to Swiss Bombardier Delivers the First CS300 Aircraft to C Series Launch Operator Swiss 2017/05/28
SWISS Converts Five Bombardier CS100s to CS300s SWISS Converts Five Bombardier CS100s to CS300s 2017/03/24
Bombardier Delivers the Sixth CS100 Aircraft to SWISS Bombardier Delivers the Sixth CS100 Aircraft to SWISS 2017/03/10
SWISS Confirms Additional Order for 777-300ER SWISS Confirms Additional Order for 777-300ER 2016/10/26
SWISS Orders 10th Boeing 777-300ER, transferring A340's SWISS Orders 10th Boeing 777-300ER, transferring A340's 2016/10/10
Swiss Takes Delivery of First Bombardier C Series Swiss Takes Delivery of First Bombardier C Series 2016/06/30
Swiss Upgrades More CSeries Jet Orders Swiss Upgrades More CSeries Jet Orders 2016/06/06
General Info /// Swiss International Air Lines
Callsign 'Swiss'
CEO or MD Mr. Harry Hohmeister, CEO
Address Swiss International Air Lines AG
Flight Crew and Management Assessment Center
ZRHCRX/OCTR
Postfach
CH-8058 Zurich
Switzerland
Telephone +41 44 564 57 70
+41 44 564 57 61
Website
Swiss website
Fleet Types 7 Boeing B777-300ER Widebody Airliners,
15 Airbus A340-300 Widebody Airliners,
14 Airbus A330-300 Widebody Airliners,
13 Airbus A330-200 Widebody Airliners,
7 Airbus A321-200 Airliners,
24 Airbus A320-200 Airliners,
5 Airbus A319-200 Airliners.


Swiss European Division:

20 Avro RJ100 Regional Airliners.
Aircraft Orders Undergoing fleet renewal - many new Airbus A320s and A330-300s coming to the airline to replace similar older aircraft.

2 additional Boeing B777-300ER Widebodies (to replace A340-300s).
15 Airbus A320-200neo Airliners (ordered SEP 2014).
Pilot Bases / Domiciles LSZH - Zurich Kloten International Airport / Kloten CH
LSGG - Geneva International Airport / Geneva CH
Notes

Established European and International Airline. Now owned by Lufthansa Group, Swiss is a major part of the Star Alliance from their Zurich Hub Airport.

Alliance Lufthansa, Star Alliance
Last Update 2017/07/12: Information Updated
Pilot Recruitment Info /// Swiss International Air Lines
Employer Notes

See Pilot Hiring Info Webpage below regarding Ab-Initio cadet-pilot opportunities on the A320.

Also see Swiss European Airlines in the RJ Operators / Western Europe Section for the Avro RJ First Officer requirements etc.

*Language Requirements - Must speak/write English AND German.

Restrictions

* Must hold valid EU Passport / Citizenship.
* Must have legal right to live and work in Europe.
* Must hold JAA/EASA Pilot Licence and Medical.

* Must be fluent in both English AND German.

Pilot Hiring
Webpage
Pilot Career Info Link - swissPilot Career Info Link - swiss
Cadet Scheme
Ab-Initio Cadet Pilot Program - SwissAb-Initio Cadet Pilot Program - Swiss
Online Application
Online Applications - swissOnline Applications - swiss
Recruitment
Personnel
Mr. Thomas Frick, Head of Flight Operations
Mr. Ola Hansson, Fleet Chief Airbus LH
Recruitment Email
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