SAHCO takes over BA’s ground handling contract

The Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO), a subsidiary of SIFAX Group has announced that it has taken over the ground handling services of British Airways. By this development, SAHCO Plc will be providing passenger and Ramp Handling services to British Airways at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja and Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

SAHCO said it has been able to attract and retain the confidence of British Airways due to the “seamless, safe and speedy service delivery which SAHCO is known for, prompting British Airways to move her Passenger and Ramp Handling services to SAHCO. The move took effect with the handling of the evacuation flight which occurred onMay 8, 2020.”

SAHCO, the only Aviation Ground Handling company that is present in all the commercially operated airports in Nigeria had in recent times succeeded in winning many foreign airlines to its side in view of its impeccable ground handling services.

“With constant investment in modern aviation ground support equipment fitted with the latest technology; a team of engineers that can build ground support equipment from locally sourced materials which is the first of its kind in Nigeria; a team that is versed in the best of Departure Control Systems in the aviation industry, World Tracer and BRS; world class warehousing services; unrivalled customer friendly service delivery in a safe, speedy and efficient culture; SAHCO treats its clients as partners.”

In the same vein, SAHCO has announced that Air France has signed another warehousing contract with it at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja meaning SAHCO will provide Cargo warehousing service throughout the country for Air France.

SAHCO has been handling Air France’s Cargo Warehousing in Lagos and Port Harcourt which has influenced decision to include the Abuja operations due to their satisfactory first-hand experience.

The clients of SAHCO include the following; Aero Contractors, African World Airways, Air Cote D’Ivoire, Air Peace, Arik Air, Allied Air, Badr Airlines, Bristol Helicopters, Camair-Co, Caverton Helicopters, Dana Air, DHL Aviation, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Emirates Airlines, Execujets, Ibom Air, Inter Air, Max Air, Middle East Airlines, Overland Airways, South African Airways, TAAG Angola, Tarco Airlines, Value Jet, Virgin Atlantic Cargo.

 

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