Airbase GSE extends ULD deal with Virgin Atlantic Cargo

posted on 27th July 2022 by Eddie Saunders
Airbase GSE extends ULD deal with Virgin Atlantic Cargo

Airbase GSE have renewed their contract with Virgin Atlantic Cargo for MRO solutions and logistics services.

“Our relationship with Virgin Atlantic has gone from strength to strength over the last 20 years and we’re thrilled to grow this further, as we take strides towards a greener cargo operation,” a Airbase GSE statement read.

“As of 1st July 2022, all units purchased on their behalf will be aluminium, making them fully recyclable.

“In addition, we will be recycling all Virgin Atlantic cargo nets, saving 200 tonnes in landfill waste.”

Lee Connolly, Manager, ULD Control said: “This deal not only enhances our already strong relationship with Airbase, it moves us a step closer to our 2050 sustainability target by saving landfill waste and committing to metal units exclusively.

“I look forward to the next 5 years, having no doubt that Airbase will keep up their high levels of service and continue to deliver.”

Nick Payne, CEO, Airbase GSE added: “I’m delighted that Virgin have decided to maintain our working partnership within ULD Cargo for a further 5 years.

“The relationship has gone from strength to strength, and our team will be focusing on ULD management systems procurement planning and digitalization.

“We are also very excited about building a more sustainable future with environmental management systems.”

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