Tommy Watt to take early retirement - Swissport International Ltd., the world’s leading provider of ground and cargo handling services to the aviation industry, today announced the appointment of Luzius Wirth to CEO Swissport UK & Ireland as of 1 June 2017. Luzius Wirth will remain in his additional role as EVP Group Services. As a member of the Group’s Executive Management, he will continue to report directly to Eric Born, Group President & CEO Swissport International Ltd.
For the fourth time in a row, Swissport Cargo Services, part of Swissport International, the world's leading cargo services provider to the aviation industry, has won the prestigious 2017 STAT Times Africa Award “International Ground Handler of the Year for Cargo Services” at the Air Cargo Africa 2017 Conference. With yet another major award, voters from the aviation industry honour Swissport’s commitment to deliver outstanding services to its cargo customers.
Swissport Oman, a subsidiary of Swissport International, the world’s leading provider of ground and air cargo services to the aviation industry, has signed a contract with Dubai-based airline flydubai, to provide ground handling services for the airline’s Oman operations at Muscat International Airport.
Swissport Cargo Services France, a subsidiary of Swissport International, the world's leading cargo services provider to the aviation industry, will handle cargo at CDG, LYS and NCE for Emirates SkyCargo, the largest cargo airline worldwide in terms of international freight tonne-kilometres flown.