SWISS posts a black-ink first-quarter result

11 May 2006

Swiss International Air Lines (Group) achieved earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) of CHF 23 million for the first quarter of 2006. The positive operating result compares to a negative EBIT of CHF10 million for the same period last year. SWISS also reports a consolidated net profit of CHF4million for the first three months of 2006 (prior-year period: net loss of CHF 44 million).