Menzies Aviation renews cargo handling contracts at Amsterdam

posted on 3rd January 2019 by Justin Burns

Cargo handler Menzies Aviation has renewed cargo contracts with two key customers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

FedEx renewed its ramp and cargo contract and Menzies continues to handle FedEx’s daily Freighter into Amsterdam.

Kalitta Air also renewed it contract for ramp handling, and in addition Menzies provides the airline with cargo handling, helping to improving the efficiency of Kalitta’s Amsterdam operations.

The handler has also won a number of ramp and passenger handling contracts in Europe notably in Scandinavia with the likes of airBaltic, and China Eastern, both at Stockholm Arlanda Airport, S7 Siberia Airlines at both Stockholm and Copenhagen airports, Finnair at Copenhagen and Czech Airlines at Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.

Menzies chief executive officer, Forsyth Black said: “The contract wins with Air Baltic, Siberia Airlines and China Eastern have helped to fuel our strategic expansion throughout the Scandinavian region.  In particular, it is pleasing to see growth at our Copenhagen station, which has gone from strength to strength since operations began in 2015.

“Our renewed contracts with cargo customers FedEx and Kalitta highlight the success of our new Cargo strategy and the great work our employees deliver to customers on the ground, demonstrating that Menzies Aviation is the leading premium brand in the aviation services sector.”