DUBAI, U.A.E. and London, UK 26 November 2013: To cater to the growing executive jet sector, dnata UK has launched Private Aviation Services at London’s Heathrow airport. dnata's new service ensures all aspects of the private aviation sector—VIP passengers, pilots and crew, and airport services—are handled by specialists, dedicated to delivering the best services.
With the addition of private aviation services, dnata’s UK operations at Heathrow are now capable of handling type of aircraft, from helicopters to A380s.
“The launch of private aviation services at Heathrow airport makes dnata the airport’s only one-stop-shop for all air services—from ground handling and cargo to passenger services and VIP handling—we are able deliver results for all aviation customers,” said Paul Williams, Business Development Director – Ground Services of dnata’s UK operations. “Our expertise in private aviation services extends beyond ground handling, and includes pilot and crew services, airport services, access to the Royal Suite Terminal, VIP passenger handling and smooth airport transfers.”
The specialised requirements of private aviation demand a deep understanding of the industry and its protocols. dnata has been providing air services internationally since its inception in 1959 in Dubai and recently launched private aviation services at Singapore’s Changi airport.
“dnata’s comprehensive service offering ensures each guest and flight arriving and departing from Heathrow will enjoy the best service possible,” added Williams. “Our team of experts is able to handle all passenger needs, be it government representatives, royalty or celebrities.”
dnata's UK currently provides ground handling and cargo services at Heathrow and Manchester airports, with additional cargo capabilities at Gatwick, Glasgow and Birmingham airports.