The innovative ones

From mid-2016 SWISS will begin introducing the brand new Bombardier C Series aircraft as the successor to its existing Avro RJ100 fleet, which numbers 20 aircraft.

Bombardier C Series 100

Code: CS1

Fly with the new C Series from/to Zurich to the following destinations (summer flight schedule 2016):

First flight on July 15, 2016
Zurich - Paris (flight number LX638)

From July 15, 2016
Budapest, Manchester, Paris, Prague

From end of August 2016
Brussels, Warsaw

From September 2016
Bucharest, Florence, Hannover, Milan, Nice, Stuttgart, Venice

From October 2016

Thanks to innovation in cabin design, passengers can look forward to a significant increase in travel comfort. Further, in terms of human auditory sensitivity the new aircraft generates only half the noise level of its predecessor.

Special features

The new aircraft type applies the latest advances in engine, systems and materials technology to set new standards in terms of profitability and environmental compatibility. Fuel consumption compared to the Avro fleet will be reduced by as much as one quarter.

Bombardier C Series Flight Deck

Technical details

Business / Economy Class
  • Engines

    2x Pratt & Whitney PW1524G

  • Max. thrust per engine

    10'560 kg

  • Span

    35.10 m

  • Length

    34.90 m

  • Height

    11.80 m

  • Crew

    2 / 3

  • Seats


  • Max. takeoff weight

    58'500 kg

  • Max. landing weight

    50'800 kg

  • Maximum speed

    871 km/h

  • Max. range with a full load

    3'650 km