News Archive


Swissport Cargo Services has developed a new forward-looking cargo tracking and tracing system that uses the latest internet technology. This new industry tool is set to be rolled out from September 15th onwards.[more]


In view of its continuing international expansion, the Board of Directors has decided to strengthen the financial management with a new Group Chief Financial Officer effective September 1st.[more]


Swissport is acquiring those two major activities from SR Technics at Zurich and Geneva Airport in order to optimise the whole ground-handling product range and its procedures. The operational hand over is planed of October 1st, 2004[more]


Under the name of Swissport Cargo Services Israel, and together with 5 reputed investors, new freight handling facilities will be established in Tel Aviv with the intention to start operations by 2007.[more]


The Swissport ULD company Unitpool (cargo container management) is realizing significant growth in its customer portfolio. World Airways and United Arab Emirates have signed long-term agreements.[more]


Swissport will extend its ground handling operations to Singapore Changi Airport in 2005 and is happy about this important tender-success to gain a key foothold in Asia.[more]


Swissport is now also providing into-plane services at Islip (New York) and will strengthen its efforts in the fueling business.[more]


Etihad the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates becomes Unitpools first ULD control and pooling customer in the Middle East. [more]


A lot of planning and preparation was necessary to avoid this spectacular incident at Swissport's Cargo Warehouse. Fortunately no staff was injured and the Cargo Operation is working smoothly again.[more]


For the fourth time, the ITM-arward has been accredited to Swissport. Furthermore, the leading global Ground Handling Company is announcing two management changes and can confirm the conclusion of a long-term IT-agreement with the EDS corporation.[more]