Swiss International Air Lines must seek out further cost-cutting opportunities in view of today's sky-high fuel prices, CEO Christoph Franz told ATWOnline during the Star Alliance meeting in Johannesburg. Labor costs in particular must come down. "We require much concessions from our employees. Now it is the turn of our Airbus pilots," he said. Negotiations with pilots are underway. Franz declined to provide specific savings targets, but said in a clear statement, "less money, more flying." ...

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