dnata expands partnership with EGYPTAIR in Dubai

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 — Dubai, 30 May 2018: dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, expands its partnership with EGYPTAIR in Dubai. 

Starting today, dnata will provide the airline with premium cargo handling services from its best-in-class facility at Dubai World Central (DWC).  EGYPTAIR will initially operate one cargo flight a week between Dubai and Cairo using an Airbus A300F aircraft.

dnata has been providing ground handling services to EGYPTAIR at Dubai International Airport since 2005.  The expansion of the partnership underlines the attraction of Dubai as an air cargo hub and the demand for dnata’s reliable and quality services and dedicated team.  

Including EGYPTAIR, dnata’s cargo operations serve over 120 airlines at 43 airports handling over 3 million tonnes of cargo a year. 

Bernd Struck, Senior Vice President, UAE Cargo & DWC Airline Services for dnata, said: “Delivering service and operational excellence to our customers has been the core of our business for decades. DWC is designed to support logistics well into the future and we are excited to welcome EGYPTAIR to be part of this journey with us.”

dnata and Dubai Airports welcome EGYPTAIR’s first cargo flight in Dubai <br/>From left to right: Faisal Al Mulla (Director - Cargo Business Management, Dubai Airports), Sherif Sabry Morsi (Dubai Cargo Manager, EGYPTAIR Cargo), Bernd Struck (Senior Vice President - UAE Cargo & DWC Airline Services, dnata), Prakash Menon (Business Development Director-Link Global Logistics FZE/GSSA, EGYPTAIR Cargo-UAE).

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dnata is one of the world’s largest air services providers. Established in 1959, the company ensures the aviation industry operates smoothly and efficiently in 129 airports. Offering ground handling, cargo, travel, and flight catering services in 84 countries across six continents, dnata is a trusted partner for over 300 airline customers around the world. Each day, the company handles over 1,800 flights, carries over 8,450 tonnes of cargo, assists over 243,000 passengers, books over 21,000 hotel stays, and uplifts over 320,000 meals.

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