Vietjet air and Swissport sign memorandum of understanding

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Swissport International AG has been selected by Vietnamese low-cost carrier Vietjet Air to provide a wide range of airport ground services.

A memorandum of understanding between Swissport International AG and Vietjet Air was witnessed this week at the Vietnam-Australia Business Forum in Melbourne, Australia.

Attending the event were His Excellency Pham Minh Chinh, Prime Minister of Vietnam, the Hon. Tim Ayres, Australian Assistant Minister for Trade and Manufacturing, and The Hon. Jacinta Allan, Premier of the Australian state of Victoria.

Brad Moore, CEO for the Asia/Pacific region of Swissport International says: “We look forward to working with Vietjet Air to identify strategic opportunities and investments in ground handling, cargo services and terminal infrastructure.

“Our agreement is a testament to the continued growth in the region and our shared focus on exceptional customer service, innovation and quality.

“It is our intention to expand our partnership beyond Australia, Japan and Korea where we currently operate, and become Vietjet Air’s preferred partner globally.”