Tag: Menzies

Ground handling vehicles and machinery at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to run on Neste MY Renewable Diesel

All diesel-powered ground handling vehicles and machinery at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands will be using Neste MY Renewable Diesel™ (also known as “HVO100” thanks to being produced from 100% renewable raw materials). There are around 1,900 ground handling vehicles with a die...

Hundreds of workers to strike at Heathrow Airport in run-up to World Cup

By James Sillars, sky.com Hundreds of workers at Heathrow will walk out in the run-up to the World Cup finals this month over demands for better pay. Unite said 700 staff, who are involved in ground-handling, airside transport and cargo and are employed by Dnata and Menzies at Heathrow, will s...

Heathrow braced for World Cup flight delays as Dnata and Menzies workers ballot for strikes over ‘cuts’

Heathrow Airport is facing severe disruption and delays beginning next month, November, as workers employed by Dnata and Menzies are balloted over pay. Ballot for strikes Over 700 workers, who are members of Unite, the UK’s leading union, are involved in the dispute, which has been prompted by o...

Menzies acquires 50% stake in Jardine Aviation Services Group to 'strengthen' presence in Asia

Agility completes £763 Million acquisition of Menzies Aviation

Agility, a supply chain services, infrastructure and innovation company, announced that it has finalized its acquisition of UK-based John Menzies PLC and will combine the business with its National Aviation Services (NAS) business to create a world leader in aviation services in 58 countries. Onc...

A new services powerhouse

The merger of Menzies Aviation and National Aviation Services (NAS), when the deal is finalised later this year, will create a new powerful, global aviation services entity, reports Mark Pilling, in this exclusive interview with NAS chief executive Hassan El-Houry. When Hassan El-Houry, the chief e...

John Menzies Shares Jump on Potential Increased NAS Offer

By Ian Walker, wsj.com Shares of John Menzies PLC leapt on Thursday after National Aviation Services said that it has agreed to buy shares in the U.K. aviation-services group at 605 pence each, and that any firm offer would be at no less than that price. The indicated offer price, which is an ...

Menzies Aviation grows Middle East, Africa and Asia leadership team

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces the appointment of three senior members to the Middle East, Africa and Asia (MEAA) team: John Henderson as Senior Vice President Operations MEAA, Gemma Sinclair as Vice President HR MEAA, and Kevin Constant as Vice President...

Menzies Aviation appoints new senior vice president for Central and South America

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces the appointment of Tomeu Mas as the new Senior Vice President for Central and South America. Tomeu’s appointment further strengthens Menzies’ senior leadership team in the region, which is a key market for the Company...

Menzies acquires 50% stake in Jardine Aviation Services Group to 'strengthen' presence in Asia

Menzies Aviation wins major contract with Avianca

Menzies Aviation today announces that it has been awarded a five-year cargo contract with Avianca at Miami International Airport (MIA). This contract represents one of the most significant wins in the history of Menzies’ cargo business. Following a competitive process, Avianca selected Menzies ...

Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority Awards First International Ground Services Operating License to Menzies’ Joint Venture: MASIL

Menzies Aviation today announces that the Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA) has awarded the exclusive contract for the delivery of a full suite of ground handling, cargo and fuelling services at Baghdad International Airport to Menzies’ joint venture with Iraqi Airways, trading as MASIL. MA...

Menzies flags losses but wins new business despite

By Scott Reid, edinburgh news In an update to investors, the firm said trading had remained tough due to the ongoing impact of the pandemic on global air travel. However, it said it was now re-staring operations and seeing a partial return of flight schedules. Cargo volumes continue to be mo...

Menzies secures a plethora of contract wins and renewals

At Glasgow, Menzies, provider of essential airport services, has agreed to a three year contract with Lufthansa, delivering passenger, ramp and de-icing services. Menzies has also landed a new five-year contract with United Airlines, which will see then provide passenger and ramp services. M...

John Menzies chairman buys 1.2m shares in firm for £4.74m

John Menzies chairman Phillip Joeinig has bought 1.2 million shares in the firm at 390.3p. The firm’s shares were flat at 395p on Wednesday after the update posted with the London Stock Exchange. The Edinburgh-based firm saw its shares fall by around 40 per cent in the 13 months since the d...

Menzies Aviation renews Norwegian Air relationship at four US airports

Aviation logistics company Menzies Aviation has announced that it has renewed its partnership with Norwegian Air at four US airports. The latest renewal sees the relationship, which dates back to 2014, extended by two years at Newark Liberty International Airport, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Inter...

Menzies take action to address decline in profits

John Menzies plc, holding company of Menzies Aviation, has released its half year results, which show a decline in underlying operating profit of 14.4 per cent. The Edinburgh based ground handling provider attributed the results to business losses, weak cargo volumes and the grounding of Boeing ...

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