The focus of this issue, appropriately for Summer, is on growth. Airlines, ground handlers and service providers are seizing new markets, new opportunities, new routes and new technology. This is all in the face of decreasing budgets, shrinking turn-around times, and growing passenger numbers.
We take a look at Ireland’s flag carrier, Aer Lingus. We also talk to Sky Handling Partner Ltd., an important player in Ireland’s ground handling scene.
In light of the 27th IGHC Ground Handling Conference in Kuala Lumpur, we also investigate how ground handlers are exploiting the ever-increasing opportunities to be found in the Asian market.