Ground Handling


First National Certificate in Airside Operations Awarded  

A Heathrow employee has become the first airside operative in the UK to be awarded the nationally recognised Certificate in Airside Operations. With aerodrome operators … More ››

EVA Air Returns to Hactl

EVA Air has appointed Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) as its handling agent, with effect from January 5, 2018. Hactl is now providing … More ››

First easyJet Flight Departs Berlin Tegel

EasyJet’s inaugural flight from Tegel Airport in Berlin – and its first ever domestic flight in Germany – took place on January 5.  Flight EZY5569 … More ››

3D Animated Video of Istanbul New Airport Released

Istanbul New Airport, set to open in October, has released a 3D animated promotional video revealing an array of features and services that are being … More ››

Emirates: First Middle East Airline for London Stansted

Emirates has announced that it is to launch a new daily route from London Stansted (STN) to Dubai (DXB) on June 8, 2018. The carrier … More ››

Hamburg Airport Welcomes 17-millionth passenger for 2017

For the first time in its almost 107-year history, Hamburg Airport has crossed the mark of 17 million passengers in one year. The 17-millionth passenger … More ››

Delta Places Order for 100 A321neo ACF Airliners

Delta Air Lines has placed an order with Airbus for 100 A321neo ACF (Airbus Cabin Flex configuration) aircraft which will be powered by Pratt & … More ››

First of Five new A380s for Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines has taken delivery of the first of five new A380 aircraft scheduled to join the carrier’s fleet over the coming year. The handover … More ››

Cyprus Airports Exceed 10 million Passengers

Hermes Airports is celebrating the success of Larnaka and Paphos airports, which for the first time in their history have surpassed the ten million passenger … More ››

Istanbul IGA Baggage System Ready

Yusuf AkçayoÄźlu, the CEO of Ä°GA Airport Construction, has announced that the baggage system for the new Istanbul Airport (IGA) is complete. This is a … More ››