Ground Handling

Carrier develops PVC membrane hangar at Gatwick

Portakabin has provided multiple buildings for a new flagship aircraft maintenance hangar at Gatwick Airport for easyJet. It worked...

Babcock awarded Qantas GSE contract across Australia

Babcock has been awarded a five-year contract, with an option for a further two years, to support Qantas...

Automation of 747 hangars at Heathrow

JLC Aviation Services and JLC Automation Services have designed a remote control operating system to help automate the...

Outside EMCOR UK building at airport

GSE maintenance contract extended by BA

EMCOR UK has been awarded an extension to its current contract with British Airways Engineering (BA Engineering). The...

Lufthansa

Lufthansa maintenance centre opens at Budapest

Lufthansa Technik AG, will open a new aircraft engineering center in Budapest adding to its present aircraft maintenance...

Swissport

Swissport wins contract at Muscat International

Swissport International has been awarded a ground handling license in Oman by Oman Airport Management Company (OAMC). The...

air bridge

Ground handling: bridging the gap

Gary Mason talks to Francois Mamert, Marc Flamme and Marina Gallach from ADELTE about some of the ground...

Burned-out lithium batteries

Safety hazard

Thomas Schwarz and Peter Ermtraud discuss the safety issues of air transportation of lithium-ion batteries using thermal management...

Altanta awards gate equipment contract to JBT

JBT Corporation has been awarded a multi-year, multi-phased contract for the supply of gate equipment to the Atlanta...

New aviation services body launched

A new non-profit organisation, the International Aviation Services Organization (IASO) was launched last week. IASO says its mission is...