PrivatPort expands to Munich
Geneva-based FBO (Fixed Base Operator) PrivatPort, affiliated to Swissport Executive Aviation, launched “PrivatPort Munich”, the newest base in the network – now embracing 79 stations – on Monday, 15 September 2014. PrivatPort Munich, part of Swissport-Losch Munich*, offers a full range of FBO services to the international community of operators and executives who utilise private or corporate jets.
PrivatPort Munich is another milestone within the executive aviation network that accesses Germany, just right in time for the start of the world´s largest annual fair, the Oktoberfest, on 20th September. The mission of PrivatPort Munich is to provide high-quality standards and to make arrivals, stopovers and departures as convenient and smooth as possible for passengers and crew traveling to Munich, with a customized care of assistance.
The FBO services at PrivatPort Munich include fast turnarounds, dedicated and modern passenger and crew lounge, passenger & crew assistance, flight planning, custom & immigration assistance, airport slot coordination, fuelling arrangements, catering arrangements, hotel & restaurant reservations and limousine & car rental service.
Philipp Joeinig, Chairman of PrivatPort comments: "We are proud to expand our PrivatPort network to Munich Airport, one of Europe´s busiest airports. This underlines our comprehensive expertise in providing high-end ground handling services to the executive aviation sector. We are looking forward to assist our customers at this important hub and gateway to the Alps.”
*Swissport Losch Munich is a joint venture company of Swissport International (majority shareholder, the world’s leading provider of ground and cargo handling services to the aviation industry, and Losch Airport Service, and provides high quality ground handling services at Munich Airport.
Swissport International Ltd. is the world´s largest provider of ground and cargo handling services in the aviation industry. The company provides ground services on behalf of some 700 client-companies and handles around 224 million passengers and 3.9 million flights per year. The company operates 120 warehouses and moves approx. 4.0 million tonnes of cargo. With a workforce of around 55,000 personnel, Swissport is active at more than 260 stations in 45 countries across five continents, and generates annual consolidated operating revenue of CHF 3 billion. www.swissport.com
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Swissport International Ltd.
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