NEWS IN BRIEF
significant export success despite Paris Orly (ORY). Full handling Intercontinental Airport (IAH). CAS
difficult trading conditions and implementation of all Tunis Air flights will handle China Airlines in DFW at
global economic uncertainty. Kilfrost will start May 12. the CAS cargo facility that includes
regularly exports more than three ramp parking for wide body aircraft.
■ Cargo Airport Services USA LLC
quarters of its total sales and is The DFW schedule will consist of
expanding into previously untapped (“CAS”) has been awarded the four freighter operations weekly
markets including China. cargo warehouse and ramp handling Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and
contract with China Airlines at Sunday. The IAH schedule will
Dallas/Fort Worth International operate on Thursday and Saturday.
Partnerships/ Airport (DFW) and George Bush
■ JBT AeroTech recently received
an order from Aircraft Services
International Group (ASIG) for
Tempest XR, extended reach deicers
for servicing the new Airbus A380
aircraft at New York JFK International
Airport. The Tempest with the XR
boom does not require outriggers
and provides the most efficient
solution for deicing the A380. When
not extended, the XR boom operates
with the same characteristics as the
standard Tempest boom.
■ Swissport International is selling
its passenger handling operations
in Germany to Aviation Handling
Services GmbH. The sale, which will
be formally concluded on June 1,
does not include the cargo handling
activities of Swissport Deutschland
GmbH. AHS Aviation Handling Services
KEEP SAFETY IN SIGHT FOR
GmbH is to take over the organizations
and operations of Swissport’s
GROUND SUPPORT OPERATIONS
subsidiary companies at Hamburg, You probably already know that David Clark aviation headsets are number one in
Hanover, Berlin, Frankfurt, Cologne/ the air, but did you also know we’re number one on the ground? Our rugged, yet
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in Germany on June 1. and hearing protection in harsh conditions and noisy ramp environments.
To promote safety during daytime and nighttime push-back and
■ ASIG® announced today that it ramp operations, our day-glo orange extension cords are also
has commenced complete ground available. It’s no wonder
handling services for Allegiant that more major airlines
Air’s new operation at Los Angeles count on David Clark
International Airport (LAX). ASIG systems to enhance
is providing ramp handling, cabin the safety and efficiency
cleaning, aircraft fueling and of their ground support operations.
passenger handling services to Call 800-298-6235 for more information.
Allegiant’s 28 weekly flights.
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