SWISS launches new fare system with lower European fares

28 August 2003

Swiss International Air Lines introduces its new “SWISS in Europe” fare system today, offering attractive low fares to all 41 of its European destinations. The permanently low fares are available in both Business Class and Economy Class. SWISS customers will find the most attractive fares of all online at www.swiss.com. SWISS is the first traditional air carrier to offer both a premium Business Class and an attractively-priced Economy Class. The SWISS long-haul product remains unchanged.

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