Swiss International Air Lines A340-300. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Swiss International Air Lines CEO Harry Hohmeister told ATW he is expecting a difficult second half of 2011 for the carrier owing to high fuel prices, political unrest in the Middle East and North Africa and the natural and nuclear disasters in Japan. Speaking on the sidelines of recent IATA AGM in Singapore, Hohmeister told ATW he is “still confident” that the carrier will make a full-year profit. ...

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