Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors at the upcoming 6th Americas GHI Conference

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities at the 6th Americas GHI Conference, please contact Alice Williams alice@groundhandling.com


Platinum Sponsors

dnata

At dnata, we keep the world in the air. From ground and cargo handling to inflight catering and travel services, we are by your side of the entire travel experience.

  • dnata was founded in 1959 in Dubai, UAE
  • We offer Ground Handling in 78 airports
  • We offer Cargo Services in 46 airports
  • We offer Catering services in 62 airports

View website

Swissport

In 2019, Swissport International AG provided best-in-class airport ground services for some 265 million airline passengers and handled roughly 4.6 million tons of air freight in 115 cargo warehouses worldwide. Several of its warehouses have been certified for pharmaceutical logistics by IATA’s CEIV Pharma and by the British MHRA. The world's leader in airport ground services and air cargo handling, with currently 45,600 employees, achieved consolidated operating revenue of 3.13 billion euros in 2019. At the end of September 2020, Swissport was active at 298 airports in 47 countries on six continents.

At Swissport we are focused on strengthening our market position and on ensuring we are constantly driving industry innovation in key areas such as service, quality and reliability.

View website

Gold Sponsors

Jetstream Ground Services

Founded at Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in 1996 by Marc Desnoyers and Dave Norris, Jetstream Ground Services has delivered a variety of outsourcing solutions throughout the country. Serving some of the nation’s busiest airports, Jetstream is a leading provider of ground handling services, aircraft appearance services, and cargo handling with a reputation for consistent excellence in training, performance, and safety.

What makes Jetstream a success? Our commitment to listening to our client’s needs and delivering beyond their expectations.

The airline industry depends on airport handling services to keep schedules running smoothly and to ensure the safety and well-being of each passenger. Our ability to provide high levels of unique personal service is predicated on our ability to adapt to an ever-changing industry. It’s easy to see the Jetstream advantage when you consult with our team of aviation professionals for all of your operational needs. From improving punctuality to making the skies a safer place for everyone, Jetstream and our management team should be the first choice to meet your goals and objectives.

View website

Eulen

Grupo EULEN is a pioneer in outsourcing cleaning, security, and aviation services. Our expertise, commitment to quality, and experience have brought us to become leaders in these sectors since the Group's foundation in 1962. The company began operations in the United States in 2008 with the acquisition of the airport handling company American Sales and Management Organization (ASMO).  Since then, Eulen America has stood out for quality, excellence and has been endorsed by clients in local and international markets.   In 2021, we achieved a major milestone with our entry into the Facility Services business, through the acquisition of USSI, a company that will serve as a launching platform for our future growth in this sector.  A wholly-owned Spanish family business, Eulen America has a staff of approximately 3,000 specialized professionals in four US states  (Florida, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, plus Washington DC). Grupo EULEN is a member of the Global Compact and shows a clear commitment to society through socially responsible policies, cultural patronage, and environmental protection.

View website

Menzies Aviation

People. Passion. Pride.  These are the values that have driven our team since 1833.    

Since that time, we have developed to become a critical partner in the global aviation industry, delivering time-critical logistics services at more than 200 locations in  more than 37 countries, across six continents.    

But at the heart of our business is our people.   

Whether serving our clients landside or airside, above or below the wing, our teams are agile, dedicated, and eager to help. 

Safety and security are at the heart of everything we do. We have a duty of care to look after each other, our customers and their customers. And we care about the communities in which we operate.    

We understand that what we do makes a difference at many levels.  Our services help keep people moving with everyone playing their part, delivering with precision, round the clock, every minute of every day.  In this we take immense pride, and it strengthens our determination to deliver.   

Our core services include ground services, cargo, fuelling, executive services and offline services.

View website

Ozion Airport Software

Ozion Airport Software has developed digitized solutions for Ground Handlers, Airlines and Airports since 2004. At the heart of success is Ozion’s proven ability to interpret and integrate solutions with an organization’s short and long term operational, strategic and commercial goals in mind. The core of the Ozion platform allows for live management of a single location, multiple airports and/or synergy across multiple locations. Our clients are equipped with unparalleled intelligence tools and live dashboards to effortlessly measure and manage operations.

The Ozion suite of SMART managed software solutions include the Ozion PRM Manager (live management of all aspects of service operations for passengers requesting assistance), the Ozion Handling Manager (managing the entirety of the airport handling processes in real-time), the Ozion CheckPoint Manager (visualize and manage the entire security checkpoint operations in real-time) and the Ozion Hub which processes live data and shares the right data with the right operators in real-time.

View website

One-to-One Meetings Sponsor

Xced

Xced has revolutionised the GSE service industry, creating new ways to keep your business agile, more efficient, and more effective. You can count on us for a higher level of customer service, industry knowledge, and GSE experience that you just won’t find anywhere else. You can count on us for a higher level of responsiveness and dependable customer service, flexibility, industry knowledge and ground support equipment experience.

We offer a complete range of aircraft GSE leasing and financing solutions, designed to work with your evolving business requirements and ever changing needs. Our comprehensive ground support lifecycle management programme allows you to plan and anticipate ongoing costs for all your ground equipment and services, including:

  • New/used equipment
  • Lease and finance
  • Sale and leaseback
  • Short-term rental
  • Refurbishment/trade-in
With Xced’s Lifecycle Management programme, you can more effectively manage ground support costs so you can focus on the rest of your business.

View website

Special Sponsors

dnata

At dnata, we keep the world in the air. From ground and cargo handling to inflight catering and travel services, we are by your side of the entire travel experience.

  • dnata was founded in 1959 in Dubai, UAE
  • We offer Ground Handling in 78 airports
  • We offer Cargo Services in 46 airports
  • We offer Catering services in 62 airports

View website

JBT Aerotech

JBT is a leading global supplier of customised solutions and services for high value applications in air transportation. JBT ground support equipment includes Commander, Ranger, Halverson and Atlas cargo loaders, transporters, Tempest de-icers, Lektro towbarless tractors, pushback tractors, mobile passenger steps, beltloaders, JetPower ground power units, JetAire conditioned air equipment, Jetway boarding bridges, iOPS asset monitoring systems, together with baggage/facilities operations monitoring and maintenance systems. JBT emphasises value for its customers with designs featuring ease of operation, ease of maintenance and a low total cost of ownership. JBT – for the perfect turn.

View website

Swissport

In 2019, Swissport International AG provided best-in-class airport ground services for some 265 million airline passengers and handled roughly 4.6 million tons of air freight in 115 cargo warehouses worldwide. Several of its warehouses have been certified for pharmaceutical logistics by IATA’s CEIV Pharma and by the British MHRA. The world's leader in airport ground services and air cargo handling, with currently 45,600 employees, achieved consolidated operating revenue of 3.13 billion euros in 2019. At the end of September 2020, Swissport was active at 298 airports in 47 countries on six continents.

At Swissport we are focused on strengthening our market position and on ensuring we are constantly driving industry innovation in key areas such as service, quality and reliability.

View website

Jetstream Ground Services

Founded at Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in 1996 by Marc Desnoyers and Dave Norris, Jetstream Ground Services has delivered a variety of outsourcing solutions throughout the country. Serving some of the nation’s busiest airports, Jetstream is a leading provider of ground handling services, aircraft appearance services, and cargo handling with a reputation for consistent excellence in training, performance, and safety.

What makes Jetstream a success? Our commitment to listening to our client’s needs and delivering beyond their expectations.

The airline industry depends on airport handling services to keep schedules running smoothly and to ensure the safety and well-being of each passenger. Our ability to provide high levels of unique personal service is predicated on our ability to adapt to an ever-changing industry. It’s easy to see the Jetstream advantage when you consult with our team of aviation professionals for all of your operational needs. From improving punctuality to making the skies a safer place for everyone, Jetstream and our management team should be the first choice to meet your goals and objectives.

View website

Alliance Ground International
L3HARRIS

L3Harris is an industry leader in commercial aviation training and simulation technologies committed to ground operator safety, performance and excellence. Our mission is to enable customer success by delivering cost-effective training tools, industry expertise and best-in-class ground handling training services. We believe our training solutions can significantly improve the knowledge, skills and behaviour of ground operators to help them perform at the highest standards of safety, efficiency, and compliance. Simulation-based training enhances critical skills and ground handling tasks without putting personnel or aircraft at risk

View website

Damarel

Damarel helps ground handlers, airports and airlines lower costs and improve efficiency through effective IT. Our passenger processing and ground handling solutions will help you maximise your company’s potential. Visit us to discuss FiNDnet, a fully integrated suite of products that provides a comprehensive ground handling solution. From schedule maintenance and resource demand planning, to ramp service capture, turn management and automated airline billing, FiNDnet covers your entire ground operation. FiNDnet reduces costs, improves performance and increases revenues. Use of the cloud and mobile devices is driving a fundamental change in how companies access IT. Damarel offers new generation hosted and mobile options for a range of solutions, including FiNDnet, L-DCS, EMBARKmobile and Aura Common Use. Let us show you how you can save on infrastructure and fixed equipment costs. Damarel is a specialist software house, at the forefront of developing mission-critical systems for airport operations. Our sole focus is automating passenger and ground handling processes, using IT to deliver outstanding business results. The company has over 25 years’ aviation experience, understands the pressures facing businesses in this sector and delivers cost-effective solutions that work.

View website

Unifi

Unifi is the largest aviation services provider in North America servicing more than one million flights each year. With over 20,000 valued employees across more than 200 locations, Unifi provides a full range of above and below wing services including ground handling, cabin services, passenger handling, security, facility, cargo services, ground support equipment maintenance, and more to most major US-based airlines, airports, and cargo providers. Unifi’s vision is to be the most respected company and to provide an exceptional experience getting aircraft and passengers to their destination, safely.

View website

Fenix Logistix

Born of dedicated industry professionals with a commitment to offer a fresh take, Fenix Logistix Inc. is an Aviation Service firm that provides value to our customers through investments in technology and people.

·       Established in 2019 with an experienced team of professionals across all aspects of commercial aviation operations.
·       Full complement of aviation services to include Ramp Handling, Customer Service, Cabin, Security, and PRM Services.
·       Family oriented, compassionate culture providing reliable and trustworthy service.
·       Trusted by partners from around the globe by airline industry leaders, legacy carriers and agile ULCC and LCC airlines.
·       Vision to remain capable, responsive to our customers’ needs and a leader in providing value to their operations.
·       Dedication to the operations of today with a keen awareness of the effects on our environment and wellbeing of our world tomorrow. 
·       Investment in the future through modern sustainable equipment acquisitions, continuous quality improvement and safety. 

In our short time since 2019, we have weathered one of the most challenging times in the aviation industry and come out even stronger than before.  We have proven our focus on compassionate, flexible, and well-trained staff as an important key to our success. We continue to build on the experience of our team, investment in our future and focus on value. With the new acquisition of Red Handling UK Limited, our network and reach has expanded into UK and Europe.  “Two great companies, One solid commitment to Aviation Safety and Service”

View website

Supporting Organisations

TIACA - The International Air Cargo Association