Lufthansa Group subsidiary Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) posted a record operating profit of CHF636 million ($645.9 million) for 2018, up 16% from CHF548 million in the previous year. The carrier’s total annual revenue rose 7.1% to CHF5.3 billion, compared to CHF4.9 billion in 2017. The revenue gains were boosted by traffic growth and the introduction of more fuel-efficient aircraft into the fleet, the airline said. SWISS carried 17.9 million passengers in 2018, a 6.2% ...

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