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Founded Year

2002

About Swiss International Air Lines

Swiss International Air Lines is Switzerland's national airline, serving multiple destinations in countries from Zurich to Geneva.

Swiss International Air Lines Headquarter Location

Zurich,

Switzerland

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Jettainer and Swiss International Air Lines extend partnership

Oct 19, 2021

STAT Times Aviation Updated on October 19th, 2021 at 17:34 IST Jettainer, the global leader in unit load device (ULD) management, announces to provide global ULD management and maintenance services for Swiss International Air Lines, including its air cargo division Swiss WorldCargo and affiliate Edelweiss Air, for another five years. Jettainer has been supporting SWISS with a local team and dedicated ULD management services since the partnership launched in 2006. The contract extension will see Jettainer replace more than 650 older AKE containers with lighter and more environmentally friendly lightweight ULDs. This step will reduce weight and jet fuel, helping SWISS continue on its road towards greater sustainability in aviation. Jettainer has also been developing more environmentally friendly yet robust, lightweight containers in partnership with a number of manufacturers for many years now. These containers are mostly made out of composite material. “ULDs can play a key role in saving huge amounts of jet fuel each year. Each kilogram less and every deadhead flight avoided count. We deliver these savings by efficient ULD management and by deploying innovative lightweight equipment. This approach makes it possible for our customer Swiss International Air Lines to cut costs and improve their environmental footprint,” added Thorsten Riekert, chief sales officer of Jettainer GmbH. Back in 2013, the ULD expert and Swiss WorldCargo started replacing its entire XKN fleet used on long-haul flights with AVA containers. These AVA units weigh around 40 kilos less than XKN and mainly transport valuables and clothing. “With its newer, lightweight models, Jettainer is able to adhere to our sustainability standards and commitments, as we continue to find innovative ways to reduce our global carbon footprint,” said Lorenzo Stoll, head of cargo at Swiss International Air Lines. You may also like:-

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