dnata partners with Global Jet Technic to offer best-in-class line maintenance services in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, 25 May 2021 – dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, has partnered with Global Jet Technic (GJT) to provide best-in-class line maintenance support to airlines in Dubai. The partnership will see dnata promote GJT’s quality and reliable services, offering its 150 customers a one-stop-shop of ground handling, cargo and technical services at Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC) airports.
Steve Allen, Executive Vice President of dnata, said: “We are delighted to join forces with a reputable partner to expand our portfolio and provide a broader range of services to our airline customers in Dubai.
"dnata and GJT share a passion for service excellence, safety and innovation. Our expert teams will ensure smooth delivery of tailor-made, quality line maintenance services across all aircraft types. We look forward to a long-standing, successful partnership with GJT.”
Capt. Khamis Al Kaabi, Chairman of GJT, said: “We value this partnership with dnata, a world-renowned air services provider, very highly and together we are very confident of making a great impact in line maintenance services delivery to the esteemed customers operating to these airports. This strategic partnership will play a key role in tapping into potential business at Dubai International and Dubai World Central airports. I would like to especially thank HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, for his directives and blessings towards this partnership.”
GJT is a leading aircraft maintenance organisation. Approved by the UAE GCAA (General Civil Aviation Authority), the company currently operates line maintenance stations at Dubai International (DXB) and Sharjah Airport (SHJ) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with plans to launch operations at Dubai World Central (DWC) in the near future. GJT’s highly trained engineers and technicians can provide full line maintenance support and are trained on contracted airlines’ operational procedures, delivering seamless services to customers.
dnata provides ground handling and cargo services at two airports, DXB and DWC, in the UAE. Over the past 12 months, the dnata team handled more than 77,000 flights and moved 570,000 tonnes of cargo in the country.
Besides its ground handling and cargo services, dnata also provides a comprehensive range of airport lounge, meet and greet and baggage delivery services through its airport hospitality brand, marhaba, ensuring a swift, smooth and safe journey for passengers through DXB.