Swiss International Air Lines was formally inducted into the Star Alliance in ceremonies in Zurich Friday as the 17th member. "With Swiss, our alliance has gained a high-quality airline with a strong brand. We now provide more choice to our customers, especially on key European and intercontinental business routes," said Star CEO Jaan Albrecht. Swiss CEO Christoph Franz called joining Star "a major milestone. . .It creates a comprehensive network of air services and connections for our ...

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