Swiss International Air Lines A340-300. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Swiss International Air Lines reached a tentative agreement on a new labor contract with its pilots, avoiding a strike that had been threatened for this week. The airline, a subsidiary of Lufthansa, said pilots' benefits—including salary, pension and vacation time—will increase 20%-22% if the tentative accord is approved. Pilots union Aeropers said it will take "weeks" to work out the ...

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