Cargo Handling

Dnata wins Egyptair Cargo handling contract at DWC

Dnata has expands its partnership with Egyptair in Dubai as starting today it will provide the airline with cargo handling services at Dubai World Central (DWC).

Egyptair will initially operate one cargo flight a week between Dubai and Cairo using an Airbus A300 Freighter aircraft. Dnata has been providing ground handling services to Egyptairat at Dubai International Airport since 2005.

The handler says the expansion of the partnership underlines the attraction of Dubai as an air cargo hub and the demand for dnata’s “reliable and quality services and dedicated team”.

Dnata senior vice president for UAE Cargo and DWC airline services, Bernd Struck said: “Delivering service and operational excellence to our customers has been the core of our business for decades. DWC is designed to support logistics well into the future and we are excited to welcome Egyptair to be part of this journey with us.”

Including Egyptair, dnata’s cargo operations serve over 120 airlines at 43 airports handling over three million tonnes of cargo a year.