SWISS Air orders 10th Boeing 777

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) have confirmed a new order for one 777-300ER, valued at USD339.6 million at list prices, the companies said.

The Swiss airline said it had previously ordered nine 777s and taken delivery of six this year as it continues to establish the 777-300ER as its flagship.

The company said the 777-300ER will be the backbone of its long-haul fleet, increasing frequency to intercontinental markets.

Swiss International Air Lines AG is the flag carrier airline of Switzerland operating scheduled services in Europe and to North America, South America, Africa and Asia.