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Saudia Cargo awards contract to WFS in Europe and the U.S. to handle more than 160,000 tonnes of cargo per annum

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the world’s largest air cargo handler, has been awarded a substantial multi-station cargo handling contract by Saudia Cargo covering major...

WFS sets ‘a new standard for handling pharmaceutical products’ with Copenhagen facility opening

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has set a new standard for the handling of pharmaceutical products in Copenhagen Airport with the official opening of its...

WFS invests 10 million euros in new Pharma Centre at Paris CDG Airport

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the world’s largest air cargo handler, is investing €10 million in a new Pharma Centre to expand its range of...

The two handlers at Brussels Airport (Swissport and Aviapartner) again in the red for 2018

Swissport Belgium and Aviapartner Belgium, the two handlers at Brussels Airport, failed to come out of the red figures last year. As in 2017,...

Swissport develops state-of-the-art pharma centre at its Brussels air cargo facility

Swissport is investing in a state-of-the-art air cargo facility at Brussels Airport. While Brussels Airport Company is constructing the building, Swissport has signed a...

Swissport unions start “work-to-rule” actions at Brussels Airport from tomorrow

Six hours of social consultation on Monday evening at Brussels Airport's handling agent Swissport did not bring any positive results. According to the unions,...

Handler Swissport unions threaten to take action at Brussels Airport from Monday onwards

The employee unions (ACV/CSC Puls, ACLVB/CGSLB and BBTK/SETCa) and the management of the handling company Swissport at Brussels Airport gathered around the table on...

Atlanta Airport selects WFS to meet the region’s future world class cargo handling needs

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the world’s largest air cargo handler, is extending its North American network to Atlanta after winning the tender to operate...

BCUBE Air Cargo Belgium, a new key player at Ostend-Bruges Airport

Multinational company BCUBE, operating in integrated logistics services for the Supply Chain Management will deploy at Ostend-Bruges Airport. The company will launch warehouse and...

dnata named ‘Ground Handler of the Year’ for the 5th time

For the 5th consecutive time, dnata has been named ‘Ground Handler of the Year’ at the 2019 Air Cargo News Awards. The award, which...

AirBridgeCargo Airlines selects handler WFS to accelerate growth of strategic partnership with Liege Airport

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has chosen Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) as its handling partner to accelerate its strategic partnership with Liege Airport ahead of the...

[Pictures] dnata expands into Belgium with the opening of a state-of-the-art cargo facility at Brussels Airport

dnata (Dubai National Air Transport Association), one of the world’s largest air services providers, continues to increase its global footprint and launches operations in...

Brussels Airport presents its annual BRUcargo Award to WFS for its service quality, support of community projects and growth

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has become the first handler to win the BRUcargo Award, presented annually by Brussels Airport Company to recognise and incentivise...

Brussels Airport, Worldwide Flight Services and Montea are inaugurating a new logistics centre in the cargo zone

Eight months after the laying of the first stone, Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is opening an ultra-modern logistics building of 8,700 m2 at Brussels...

WFS achieves IATA CEIV Pharma certification at Amsterdam Schiphol

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has gained IATA CEIV Pharma certification for its pharmaceutical handling facilities at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, one of Europe’s leading air...

Virgin Atlantic Cargo & Delta Cargo to drive long-term growth with move to new purpose-built facility at Heathrow

New warehouse doubles the airlines’ existing cargo footprint Investment in technology and automation will provide customers with higher levels of service and faster handling times Virgin Atlantic...

Extraordinary meeting at Swissport disturbs air traffic at Brussels Airport

On Thursday morning, air traffic at Brussels Airport was disturbed for airlines working with handling agent Swissport. Due to understaffing and a licensing issue,...

Air Europa extends its cargo handling partnership with WFS to nine airports in Europe (incl. Brussels)

Air Europa, Spain’s second largest airline, has chosen Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) as its cargo handling partner at nine major airports across Europe. Commencing this...

Lufthansa awards Amsterdam cargo contract to WFS

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will commence cargo handling for Lufthansa Cargo at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on 1 February 2019. The new contract will see WFS...

Aviapartner resumes work at Brussels Airport after agreement between unions and management – still 100 flights cancelled

White smoke at Aviapartner! Last night, an agreement has been reached between management and the unions representing the employees. On Thursday, six days ago,...