Tag: ground handling equipment

DHL Express leads the way in electrification of ground fleet at Brussels Airport

As part of the Stargate project of Brussels Airport, DHL Express has excelled in the field of electric ground-handling equipment. Following a successful test phase, one in three tractors and loaders of DHL Express, that sorts and transports time-critical shipments from Brussels Airport, will be f...

Schiphol invests in vehicles to taxi aircraft sustainably

Schiphol is going to buy two TaxiBots, special towing vehicles that enable aircraft to taxi sustainably. Schiphol is Europe’s first airport to start using TaxiBots. The investment is part of Schiphol's plan to speed up the process of making aviation more sustainable and is an addition to the in...

Klagenfurt airport renews: all machines and vehicles in an online auction

Various machines and vehicles from the Austrian airport Klagenfurt will be auctioned online via the Troostwijk Auctions platform. Among other things, sweepers, (snow) shovels, trucks and mobile aircraft stairs will be auctioned. The auction is currently open for bids. The auction closes at 11:00 ...

SAHCO acquires eco-friendly electric tractors for its ramp operations

By Omokolade Ajayi, nairametrics.com Aviation ground handling company, Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC has acquired a new fleet of eco-friendly ground handling equipment to boost its operations. According to a press release issued by the aviation handling company, the new fleet...

NAHCO acquires N500 million ground handling equipment

By Wole Oyebade, guardian.ng Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) Plc has acquired another set of ground support equipment valued at about half a billion naira. The investment is part of the N3.6 billion equipment proposed in 2019 for injection into the company to aid facility upgrades a...

NAHCOAviance invests in handling equipment to boost efficiency

The Nigeria Aviation Handling Company (NAHCOAviance) has announced the acquisition of various new pieces of equipment as part of the company’s five-year transformational plan. The company, which achieved ISAGO certification in December last year, has installed the set of equipment, which inclu...

Goldhofer announces new Sales Director Airport Technology appointment

Aircraft equipment company Goldhofer AG has announced the appointment of Christof Peer as the new Sales Director Airport Technology. Peer’s key priorities in the new role will be to support existing customers, accommodate demand for eco-friendly ground handling vehicles and, in light of the ne...

JGS and ATOUN improve productivity with ATOUN MODEL Y wear gear

JAL Ground Service (JGS) and ATOUN, a company creating wearable robotic devices, reveals that JGS will purchase and implement innovative gear to support airport staff. The powered wear equipment, ATOUN MODEL Y, which supports the lower half of the body, is used for moving baggage from the conveyor b...

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