Kloten, Switzerland (Swiss Confederation)
SAIR GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE PHILIPPE BRUGGISSER.
SAir Group Chief Executive Philippe Bruggisser comments on the crash of a Crossair commuter plane, flight LX498 bound for Dresden, Germany, at a news conference at the airport of Zurich, January 10. The Saab 340 plane, carrying seven passengers and three crew members, went down in a fireball in the village of Niederhasli near the end of the airport runway. SAir Group owns a majority of Crossair, a regional carrier, in addition to its flag carrier Swissair.