Swiss airports offer co-op services during WEF

 - September 26, 2007, 9:39 AM

For travelers flying to Switzerland early next year for the World Economic Forum (WEF) meetings in Davos (January 23-27), St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Zurich FBO ExecuJet are cooperating to accommodate the expected influx of business jets. ExecuJet has the only private ramp and lounge on the airport, according to the company, and offers full FBO services. The drive from Zurich Airport to Davos is 100 miles. For airplanes that can fly in to a smaller airport, St. Gallen-Altenrhein airport offers a 4,922-foot runway with an ILS approach and FBO services, including plenty of parking and limited hangar space. The drive from St. Gallen-Altenrhein is 72 miles.