Cantons and businesses tighten measures to tackle Covid-19Aug. 25, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
Zurich is tightening its anti-Covid-19 laws.
Four killed in Valais plane crashJuly 27, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
Four people have been killed in a light-plane crash in canton Valais.
Defence minister accused of using female pilot to win campaign for new planesJune 25, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
The defence minister, Viola Amherd, is being accused of a cheap PR trick as she invited Switzerland’s only fema...
Direct democracy to recommence in September with extensive list to vote onApril 30, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
Direct democracy has also been on hold during the lockdown – so voters will have an extensive list to vote on i...
Flight prices expected to increase dramatically after lockdownApril 28, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
The era of cheap flights may be over – at least for a while.
Zurich police accused of arresting journalist on behalf of Thai KingApril 9, 2020, 10:18 a.m.
Zurich police is being accused of acting as a unit of the Thai security forces.
Geneva airport receives plane carrying CHF 3 million of medical equipment from ChinaApril 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
A plane carrying 92 tons of protective personal equipment for medical staff has landed at Geneva Airport.
CHF 6bn set aside for new fighter jetsSept. 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
The upper chamber of Parliament has given the green light to the purchase of new fighter jets.
Senate discusses introducing higher plane ticket and fuel pricesSept. 24, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
The Senate is currently discussing new environmental laws which may mean higher priced plane tickets and fuel.
Swiss airport traffic to significantly increase over next 20 yearsAug. 28, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
All Swiss airports need to be expanded to cope with rising passenger numbers.
Family in Simplon Pass plane crash identified as British musiciansAug. 27, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The family that died in a plane crash over the Simplon Pass has been identified as British.
Two aircraft accidents kill four over weekendAug. 26, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
A total of four people died over the weekend and one seriously injured in separate air accidents.
Public asked to look out for missing plane engineAug. 22, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
American transport safety authorities are now examining an issue with a plane owned by Swiss International Airlines a...
Swiss system could cut plane boarding time in halfJuly 11, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
A new Swiss system could cut the amount of time it takes to board a plane.
Swiss Air Force puts on show over wrong tentJuly 10, 2019, 10:05 a.m.
The Swiss Air Force’s crack display team put together a spectacular show on Sunday, but over the wrong festival.
Pilot dies in light aircraft crashMay 15, 2019, 6:41 a.m.
A pilot has died after his light aircraft crashed in flames in Birrfeld in canton Aargau.
Vintage plane crash site reopened after recovery work is completedAug. 8, 2018, 10:01 a.m.
Wreckage has now been cleared and the bodies of the dead have been recovered following a vintage plane crash in Piz S...
Air crash investigators struggle for information after mountain crashAug. 6, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
Air crash investigators have started work to find out how and why a tourist flight from Ticino to Zurich crashed in t...
Drone comes close to jet in BernJuly 2, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
An air accident investigation has been launched after a drone and a business jet came dangerously close over Bern.
Swiss Airlines embarrassed by in flight magazine misprintsApril 19, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
Swiss International Airlines is apologizing after seemingly inventing two brand new Swiss cities.
'Ghost Piper' keeping people awakeApril 10, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
Residents living in a zone from Frauenfeld in Thurgau to Rapperswil in Sankt Gallen are being kept awake by night fli...
Thousands suffer delays at Geneva airportOct. 30, 2017, 6:22 a.m.
Returning holiday makers suffered serious disruption at Geneva airport on Saturday afternoon after a private jet land...
Swiss Air Force pilot dies in crashSept. 13, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
A Swiss Air Force pilot has died after his plane crashed on a regular flight from Fribourg to Ticino.
Low plane tears roof tiles off house in GenevaAug. 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.