Ground Handling

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...

Javier Sesma, General Manager, thyssenkrupp Elevator Innovation Center

Ground handling system presented at IATA event

German engineering company thyssenkrupp presented its Smart Docking Assist (SDA) system for passenger boarding bridges at the 29th...

SITA ground handling app

Mobile app provides ground agents with information

Microsoft has worked with SITA to develop a Windows 10 universal app designed to transform ground operations at...

Mriya DWC Antonov

Antonov 225 lands at Dubai

Dubai World Central (DWC), Dubai’s second airport and the 20th busiest in the world for international air freight,...

Cross Border Xpress (CBX) at Tijuana Airport, Mexico (TIJ)

Passenger processing at first skywalk airport

Passenger processing technology has been installed at Cross Border Xpress (CBX), the first ever skywalk to connect a...

Passenger boarding bridge

SMART DOCK

Time at Land is key when making optimal use of assets such as planes, and every minute on...