“Air Dispatch is the global market leader in Centralised Load Services to the airline community. This latest acquisition will allow us to further broaden our portfolio to our airline customers and strengthen our position as a leading global air services provider”, said Stewart Angus, dnata’s Divisional Senior Vice President of International Airport Operations. “Air Dispatch is a company with a strong track record and valuable expertise and we are confident that they will be a beneficial addition to the dnata family.”
Nick Yeadon, CEO of Air Dispatch CLC and his management team will continue to lead the business. He commented, “We are excited to be entering the next phase of Air Dispatch CLC’s development. dnata is an excellent home for our growing business.”
The acquisition of Air Dispatch follows other recent high-profile transactions by dnata, including the acquisition of Ground Services International in the US, RM Ground Services in Brazil, and investment in ground handling operations in Milan and cargo facilities at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.