Airport Airside Services - Global Strategic Business 2013 Report

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Airport Airside Services - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Airport Airside Services in US$ Million by the following Service Types:

  • Ramp Handling
  • Other Airport Airside Services.

The report profiles 123 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • ACCIONA Airport Services-
  • Aviapartner
  • Aircraft Service International Group Inc.
  • Air BP Limited
  • Dnata
  • Evergreen Aviation Ground Logistics Enterprise Inc.
  • Flightcare Ground Services
  • Impel SA
  • Menzies Aviation PLC
  • National Aviation Services
  • SATS Ltd.
  • Serviços Auxiliares de Transporte Aéreo SA
  • Servisair
  • Swissport International Ltd.
  • Universal Aviation
  • Worldwide Flight Services.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

Key Topics Covered:


  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study
  • Airport Airside Services
  • Ramp Handling
  • Other Airport Airside Services
  • Fuel and Oil Handling Services
  • Aircraft Servicing
  • Aircraft Maintenance Services

II. Executive Summary


  • A Curtain Raiser
  • Globalization, Liberalization & Privatization - The Early Trends in Aviation Sector Sets Stage for Evolution of Airside Services
  • Venture Capital Investments Aid Market Growth Over the Years
  • Airport Airside Services Market - Now Operating with a Global Network
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect
  • Global Market Holds Ground Even As Europe Plunges into Debt Crisis
  • Outlook
  • Ground Handling Market - Market Drivers and Constraints
  • Rise in Passenger & Freight Traffic Bode Well for the Market
  • Developing Countries - The Current Hotspots for Growth
  • CIVETS to Replace BRICs as New Growth Engines in the Coming Decade
  • Dedicated Service Providers Grow in Popularity with Airline Operators
  • Ramp Handling Services - A Major Revenue Contributor
  • Airside Baggage Handling Turns into a Complex Area
  • Airside Catering Services - A Quick Review
  • Airlines' Cost Cutting Programs in Catering Services - A Cause for Worry?
  • Freight Handling Gain from Improvement in Trading Activity
  • Opportunity Indicator:
  • Key Challenges
  • A Difficult Market to for New Entrants
  • Growing Competition Force Price Reductions Hurting Profit Margins for Service Providers
  • Superior Bargaining Power of Airlines Squeeze Service Provider Profits
  • Strategies to Boost Service Provider Clout
  • The Way Forward
  • For Service Providers It Pays to Enter into Long Term Contracts with Airlines
  • Medium-Term, Long-Term, Short-Term and Open Contracts (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Regulatory Environment Protecting the Interests of Airlines
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Consolidation Scenario
  • Regional Companies Have an Edge over Global Counterparts


  • Industry Stakeholders
  • The Major Ground Handling Services and Corresponding Investments
  • Regulatory Environment & Governing Bodies
  • Aircraft Traffic Management on Surface - Ground Control
  • Service Segmentation
  • Major Ramp Services
  • Other Airside Services
  • Fuel and Oil Handling
  • Aircraft Servicing
  • Aircraft Maintenance Services
  • Other Ground Handling Services Include
  • Baggage Handling at Sorting Area
  • Freight and Mail Sorting & Dispatching
  • Passenger Service
  • Ramp Equipment - A Complimentary Review
  • Tow bars
  • Pushback Tractors
  • Forklifts
  • Aerobridges
  • GPUs
  • Loaders
  • Transporteurs
  • Conveyor Belts
  • Catering Loaders
  • Mobile Vs Static Ground Handling Equipment
  • The Turnaround Time
  • A Typical Ground Handling Operations Schedule


  • American Airlines® Selects Servisair Fuel Services for Into
  • Plane Fueling Services
  • AirTran Airways and Southwest Airlines Select Servisair Fuel Services for Fueling Operations
  • SATS Introduces FlyCruise Service
  • SATS Unveils SATS Cargo Mobile Application
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises and SATS Unveil Cruise-Fly Service
  • dnata Commences Travel Services in India
  • Menzies Aviation Starts Ground Handling Operations at Southampton International Airport
  • Ladurée UK Introduces Ladurée Aviation In-flight Catering for Private Jets
  • Celebi Launches Ground Handling Services at an Airport in India
  • airBaltic to Launch Ground Handling Services in Talinn


  • dnata Acquires Broadlex Air Services
  • Wings Inflight Services Establishes dataNewrest Joint-Venture
  • Toll dnata Obtains Contract from Air New Zealand
  • LSG Sky Chefs Inks Agreement with Retail in Motion
  • Servisair Commences Transportation Services for US Airways
  • Servisair Fuel Services Offers GSE Fueling Services
  • Swissport International Acquires InterAirport Services
  • Swissport International Inks Letter of Intent with Scandinavian Airline Systems
  • ASIG® Bags Contract from London City Airport for Aviation Services
  • Air BP to Supply Aviation Fuels for General Aviation Business Segment
  • dnata Inks Agreements with Aeromexico and Airblue
  • dnata Acquires Majority Interest in Travel Republic
  • LSG Sky Chefs Inks Agreement with Air New Zealand
  • Alaska Airlines Extends Partnership with LSG Sky Chefs
  • US Airways Extends Partnership with LSG Sky Chefs
  • Alpha Flight Group to Establish Joint-Venture with LSG/Sky Chefs Europe Holdings
  • LSG Sky Chefs Commences Operation of Catering Facility at KMG Airport
  • LSG Sky Chefs Establishes Catering Facility at Luanda International Airport
  • British Airways Selects ASIG® for Ground Handling Services
  • ASIG® Secures Contract from Singapore Airlines for Cabin Cleaning Services
  • Menzies Aviation and Menzies Aviation Romania Secure Ground Handling Contract from Air Arabia Egypt
  • Abu Dhabi Airports Inks Agreement with National Aviation Services Group
  • Singapore Airlines and SATS Renew Contracts for Singapore Changi Airport
  • Thomson Airways Extends Catering Contract with LSG Sky Chefs
  • LSG Sky Chefs to Takeover Catering Operations of Finnair
  • Servisair Establishes ServisairDeicing Services
  • Servisair to Offer Ground Services to airBaltic
  • Servisair Holding Canada Inks Agreement with Transat at to Takeover ServisairHandlex
  • Spirit Airlines and Servisair Establishes New Operations at Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport
  • ASIG® Acquires Dryden Air Services and PLH Aviation Services
  • ASIG® Inks Exclusive Service Provider Agreement with GE Aviation
  • Gate Gourmet Holding Netherlands Ink Letter of Intent to Acquire Alpha Flight Services
  • Gate Gourmet Holdings Takes Over Flight Kitchens Qantas Catering Group
  • Gate Gourmet Inks Agreement with Virgin Australia
  • deSter Holding to Takeover Helios
  • Gate Gourmet Inks Agreement with airberlin
  • Gate Gourmet Inks Agreement with Virgin Atlantic Airways
  • Menzies Aviation and Alaska Air Group Ink Agreement
  • Menzies Secures Contract from Emirates Sky Cargo
  • China Airlines Secures Contract from Menzies Aviation
  • United Airlines Extends Partnership with Menzies
  • Menzies Aviation Snaps Up PRG GHU Airport Ground Handler
  • Menzies UK Takes Over Flight Support
  • Menzies Bags Contract for Hyderabad from Cathay Pacific Cargo
  • Menzies Wins Contracts from Eritrean Airlines and Korongo Airlines
  • Menzies Aviation Establishes First Station in France
  • Swissport International Inks Exclusive Partnership Agreement with fastjet
  • Swissport International Acquires Flightcare Belgium and Flightcare Spain from FCC Versia
  • Swissport Obtains Contract from Air Berlin for Zurich Airport
  • LBO France Acquires ALVEST
  • TLD GSE Group Unveils Production Facility in Wuxi
  • Air BP Buys Aviation Fuel Assets at Brazilian Airports
  • ASIG® and Emirates Renew Passenger Handling Services Agreement for Heathrow
  • ASIG® Receives Contract for FIS Customer Service Management at Orlando Airport
  • dnata Buys Stake in Wings In-flight Services
  • dnata and Cox & Kings Global Services Enter into Partnership to Provide Marhaba Services and Assistance for Visa Processing
  • Gate Gourmet Renews Multiple Agreements with Scandinavian Airlines System
  • Gate Gourmet Divests Business Operations in Portugal
  • gategroup Inks New Agreement with Iberia
  • LSG Sky Chefs Snaps Up Norris Food Services
  • LSG Sky Chefs Secures Short Haul Onboard Catering Business from bmi
  • Alpha Flight Group Inks Memorandum of Understanding with LSG Lufthansa Service Holding
  • LSG Sky Chefs and First Catering Produktion form Joint Venture
  • LSG Sky Chefs Extends Joint Venture Agreement with Nanjing Lukou International Airport
  • LSG Sky Chefs Obtains Contract Extension from Germanwings
  • LSG Sky Chefs and United Airlines Extend Catering Contract
  • Korean Air and Menzies Aviation Expand Collaboration at Los Angeles International Airport
  • Menzies Aviation Enters into Partnership with Air Pacific
  • Menzies Aviation and Air Berlin Ink Contracts
  • Menzies Macau Secures Ground Handling Services Contract from Southeast Asia Airlines
  • Menzies Macau Receives Ground Handling Contract from Orient Thai Airlines
  • DHL Global Forwarding Inks Memorandum of Agreement with Hyderabad Menzies Air Cargo
  • Menzies Aviation Obtains Contract from Alaska Airlines
  • Servisair Secures Contract from Spirit Airlines at Boston Logan International Airport
  • Servisair Fuel Services Renews Into-Plane Fueling Contract with United Air Lines
  • Servisair Receives Contract from KLM at DFW International Airport
  • AeroMexico Selects Servisair for Passenger Handling Services
  • TAM Airlines Selects ASIG® for Ground Handling Services
  • South African Airways Selects ASIG® for Cabin Cleansing Services
  • SATS Acquires Interest in Adel Abuljadayel Flight Catering
  • ASIG® Obtains Contract from SAS for Chicago OHare International Airport
  • Aviapartner Obtains Contract for Gulf Air
  • Aviapartner Receives Contract from Qatar Airways
  • SATS Ltd Acquires 40% Stake in Adel Abuljadayel Flight Catering
  • ICV Partners to Acquire Cargo Airport Services
  • Airbus Establishes Airbus ProSky as a Subsidiary
  • Chennai International Airport to Implement IATA Standards in GHS
  • Celebi Introduces Cargo Handling Service at Frankfurt Airport
  • ASIG to Provide GHS at Buffalo Niagara International Airport
  • AeroGround Inks 6-Year Ground Handling Agreement with Lufthansa
  • Virgin Atlantic Extends GH Contract with ASIG at EWR and JFK Airports
  • China Cargo Airlines Partners with Bangkok Flight Services for Cargo Handling
  • Cargo Airport Services to Provide Ramp Handling for Nippon Cargo Airlines
  • Servisair to Provide Cabin Cleaning and Passenger Handling to KLM at DFW
  • Aviapartner to Provide Ground Handling to Gulf Air at Milan Malpensa
  • Menzies Macau to Provide Ground Handling for Spring Airlines
  • Menzies Secures Two Ground Handling Contracts at Los Angeles Airport
  • Menzies to Provide Ramp Handling Service to AirTran at Cancun
  • Menzies to Provide Ground Handling Services for Air Berlin at AMS
  • Aviapartner to Provide Ground Handling Services to Qatar Airways at Brussels Airport
  • Menzies to Provide GH Services to Norwegian Air Shuttle at Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport
  • Malev GH to Provide Ground Handling Services to American Airlines
  • Celebi to Invest in Indian Air Cargo And Ground Handling Operations
  • Dnata Acquires Alpha Flight from AutoGrill SPA
  • Airpro Acquires RTG Ground Handling
  • SATS to Acquire JALI's Stake in TFK Corporation
  • Accent Equity Acquires Stake in Aviator Airport Alliance
  • Vancouver Airport Services Acquires Stake in John Lennon Airport
  • HAVAS Ground Handling Services Acquires Stake in North Hub Services
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines to Acquire National Handling Service Co
  • Dnata to Acquire Alpha Flight Group from AutoGrill
  • Singapore Airport Terminal Services Undergoes Name Change, to 'SATS'
  • Japan Airlines to Divest Three Ground Handling Units at Kansai International Airport
  • Czech Airlines Merges with CSA Support
  • Iberia, British Airways Merger Receives European Commission Approval
  • SATS and Air India Form JV for Cargo And Ground Handling Service
  • Moveo Systems and BIAL Ink Agreement
  • Deutsche Lufthansa and Fraport Ink Ground Handling Agreement
  • Sterling Airlines and Nordic Aero Ink Partnership Agreement
  • NAS to Provide GH Services to Ethiopian Airlines
  • Somalian Government Delegates AAS of Mogadishu International to SKA Air and Logistics
  • Servisair to Provide Ground Handling Services to British Airways at Helsinki
  • Aviapartner to Provide Ramp Handling Service to Lufthansa at Köln
  • Celebi Inks Ground Handling Agreement with Austrian Airlines
  • NIIT Collaborates with SATS for Cargo Handling Services
  • SITA and INFORM Collaborate Over Introducing IT Systems in GHS
  • NASG and Fly Dubai Ink Ground Handling Service Agreement
  • National Aviation Services Group Bags Deal from Delta Airlines
  • SATS Obtains Ground Handling Service Contract from Changi Airport Group
  • North Hub Bags a GHS Contract from Riga International Airport
  • Avia Trust to Double Aviation Support Infrastructure at Dubai Airport
  • Cambata, Bird Group to Support AISATS' Ground Handling at Terminal 3 in Delhi
  • Philippine Airlines to Divest Airport Airside Services and Reservation Call-Center
  • Ferrovial Divests Swissport to PAI Partners
  • Go-Ahead Divests Ground Handling and Cargo Operations to Dnata and Servisair


  • ACCIONA Airport Services (Spain)
  • Aircraft Service International Group, Inc [ASIG] (US)
  • Aviapartner (Belgium)
  • Dnata (Dubai)
  • Evergreen Aviation Ground Logistics Enterprise, Inc [EAGLE] (US)
  • Flightcare Ground Services (Spain)
  • Impel SA (Poland)
  • Menzies Aviation PLC (UK)
  • National Aviation Services [NAS] (Kuwait)
  • SATS Ltd (Singapore)
  • Serviços Auxiliares de Transporte Aéreo SA (Brazil)
  • Servisair (France)
  • Swissport International Ltd. (Switzerland)
  • Universal Aviation (US)
  • Worldwide Flight Services (France)


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IV. Competitive Landscape

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