in Airports

Swissport International wins license for four FBOs in Morocco

Posted 23 May 2016 · Add Comment

Swissport Executive Aviation, a business line of Swissport International has won of the ONDA (Morocco National Airport Authority) FBO tender and will launch the first FBO product at Moroccan airports.

Swissport Executive Aviation will operate facilities in Casablanca, Marrakech, Rabat and Tanger. Jetex was also awarded an FBO tender by ONDA and will be the only other provider of FBO services in Morocco. 
 
Swissport’s Executive Aviation handling is implemented since 2013 at 9 Moroccan airports. Dedicated teams are ensuring full service delivery to the business aviation community and rely on the international experience of the group. With more than 80 bases and FBOs globally, Swissport Executive Aviation has become a significant player in the industry. 
 
“Business aviation in Morocco has strong growth potential. We are excited and proud to support Morocco’s airports in developing state of the art FBOs that will put the country in a regional and African leadership role”, said Mark Skinner, senior vice president ground handling Middle East and Africa.
 
In a first phase of the implementation, the current ONDA lounges will be managed by Swissport Executive Aviation. In a second phase state of the art FBO buildings will be constructed and fully operational within two years. 
 
“For our Executive Aviation business line, the awarded licenses strengthen our position in the market and they will enable us to further increase our service delivery and quality for our customers”, added Rebecca Durrer-Bolle, vice-president Swissport Executive Aviation.
 

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Ethiopia extends E-Visa service MICE participants

Ethiopian Immigration and Nationality Affairs main Department in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines Group has launched E-Visa service for African and international participants of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and

Third H160 prototype joins the flight test campaign

The third H160 prototype (PT3) has performed its maiden flight. With its cabin interior configuration similar to that of a serial aircraft, will contribute to certification activities and flight testing to ensure the aircraft's

Four die as cargo plane crashes into sea off Abidjan

A cargo aircraft has crashed into the sea off Ivory Coast shortly after taking off from Abidjan's international airport.

Inmarsat certified for Jet ConneX inflight Wi-Fi installations on Gulfstream G550 aircraft

Inmarsat has announced that its Jet ConneX business aviation inflight Wi-Fi service has received a Supplement Type Certificate (STC) for the popular Gulfstream G550 aircraft.

SITA technology to drive expansion at Ghana's Kotoka International Airport's Terminal 3

SITA is providing its world-class passenger and baggage processing technology as well as its airport management solutions to Ghana's new Terminal 3 at Kotoka International Airport in Accra, helping cement the airport's position as a

Comair Limited certified as one of the Top Employers South Africa 2018

Comair Limited has announced that it has been officially certified by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings.

AfBAC Expo SK2017
See us at
AIMA Africa 2017Aviation Africa BT18418AfBAC Expo BT2017Global Aerospace BT28218ACI Africa BT77181017