Issue date 28 April 2017
issue number 23

This issue features an introduction to the IATA Ground Handling Conference taking place in Bangkok in May, with details of the programme and what delegates can expect from the event plus an interview with host airline Thai Airways. IGHC brings together representatives from across the global aviation industry, providing a platform for intensive networking and exchange of ideas, expertise and information. Among the topics for discussion this year is the new Standard Ground Handling Agreement that is to be released in 2018.

Elsewhere in this edition of AGS: we look at developments in the Middle East region as a whole as well as considering the challenges peculiar to Egypt’s ground handling industry.