Cutting-Edge Cooking: dnata Introduces AI-driven Robot Chef at WTCE Expo

Exclusive event menu includes kung pao shrimp and stir-fried beef with oyster sauce (IN SHORT) At the World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo (WTCE) in Hamburg, dnata Catering & Retail is showcasing a cooking robot capable of preparing delectable Asian dishes like stir-fried beef with oyster sauce and kung pao shrimp. Developed by BOTINKIT,… Read the full press release

dnata Secures Exclusive Inflight Catering Contract with Etihad Airways at Boston Logan Airport

(IN SHORT) dnata, a global leader in air and travel services, announces a significant multi-year partnership with Etihad Airways in the USA, entailing the provision of top-tier inflight catering services at Boston Logan Airport. Under this agreement, dnata’s skilled teams will uplift over 125,000 meals yearly for Etihad’s four weekly flights to Abu Dhabi, commencing… Read the full press release

dnata Achieves IATA CEIV Accreditation for Lithium Battery Handling Across 11 Global Stations

(IN SHORT) dnata, a prominent global air and travel services provider, has obtained the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Centre of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) accreditation for the safe handling of lithium batteries. After initiating the process in April 2023, dnata has swiftly become the first ground services provider to certify 11 of its… Read the full press release

dnata Transitions to Electric Fleet at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport as Part of Green Strategy

More than 65% of all dnata’s ground support equipment at Schiphol Airport is now electric dnata on track to reduce carbon emissions by 50% by 2030 globally (IN SHORT) dnata, a global air and travel services provider, is making strides toward its goal of reducing its carbon footprint by 50% by 2030 by replacing all… Read the full press release

Airport Handling, a dnata Company, Expands with Seven-Year License to Operate at Rome Fiumicino Airport

Ground services provider to invest €20 million in ground support equipment and employ 1,800 aviation professionals at FCO (IN SHORT) Airport Handling, a subsidiary of global air and travel services provider dnata, has been granted a seven-year ground handling license by Aeroporti di Roma to operate at Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO). The company plans to… Read the full press release

dnata Receives Ground Support Services Provider of the Year Award at Aviator Middle East Awards

(IN SHORT) dnata, a global provider of air services, has been honored with the “Ground Support Services Provider of the Year” award at the 2023 Aviator Middle East Awards for the 13th time and fourth consecutive year. The award was accepted by Jaffar Dawood, dnata’s Senior Vice President, Airport Operations UAE and MEA, who was… Read the full press release

dnata Appoints Willy Ruf as Managing Director for Switzerland to Lead Ground Handling and Cargo Operations

(IN SHORT) dnata, a global air and travel services provider, has announced the appointment of Willy Ruf as the Managing Director for Switzerland. In his new role, Willy will be responsible for overseeing dnata’s ground handling and cargo business operations at Geneva Airport (GVA) and Zürich Airport (ZRH) in Switzerland. He will lead a team… Read the full press release

dnata Elevates Unaccompanied Minor Services Amid 30% Surge in Demand

Air services provider sees 30% surge in demand for unaccompanied minor services (IN SHORT) dnata, a global air and travel services provider, is enhancing its services for unaccompanied minors at airports, responding to a 30% increase in demand. The company has a dedicated team of 200 agents who are expertly trained to ensure young flyers,… Read the full press release

Airport Handling Secures Contract to Provide Services to Juneyao Air at Milan Malpensa Airport

(IN SHORT) Airport Handling, a joint venture between global air and travel services provider dnata, has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide passenger, ramp, and baggage services to Juneyao Air at Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). Juneyao Air recently launched a twice-weekly service between Milan and Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport in China. Alberto Morosi, CEO… Read the full press release

dnata Welcomes Virgin Atlantic’s Return to Dubai International Airport After Nearly 4 Years

(IN SHORT) dnata, a global air and travel services provider, has welcomed Virgin Atlantic back to Dubai International Airport (DXB) for the first time since March 2019. dnata’s dedicated team will provide ramp and passenger services to ensure the airline and its passengers experience the highest level of quality and safety. Virgin Atlantic resumed its… Read the full press release

dnata Implements Innovative Cooling Technology to Save 650 Metric Tonnes of Carbon Annually at Singapore Changi Airport

(IN SHORT) dnata, a global air and travel service provider, is set to reduce its carbon footprint by 650 metric tonnes and save 1.5 million kilowatt hours of electricity per year with the installation of Cooling as a Service (CaaS) technology at its Singapore Changi Airport facilities. Supplied by provider Kaer, the CaaS system has… Read the full press release

dnata Celebrates Strong Partnerships with Local Suppliers for 175,000 Daily Meals in Australia

dnata’s catering teams throughout Australia produce over 175,000 meals per day dnata works closely with 120 local suppliers across Australia Local producers provide 2,700 tonnes of fruit and vegetables, 329 tonnes of red meat and over one million litres of milk annually Melbourne, Australia, 2023-Oct-12 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air… Read the full press release

Airport Handling Awarded Ground Handling Contract for Hainan Airlines at Milan Malpensa Airport

Milan, Italy, 2023-Sep-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Airport Handling, a joint venture of leading global air and travel services provider dnata, has been awarded a multi-year contract by Hainan Airlines to manage its ground handling operations at Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). The agreement will see Airport Handling provide a range of passenger, ramp and… Read the full press release

Airport Handling Secures Multi-Year Ground Handling Contract with Hainan Airlines at Milan Malpensa Airport

Milan, Italy, 2023-Sep-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Airport Handling, a joint venture of leading global air and travel services provider dnata, has been awarded a multi-year contract by Hainan Airlines to manage its ground handling operations at Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). The agreement will see Airport Handling provide a range of passenger, ramp and… Read the full press release

dnata Achieves IATA Environmental Management Certification, Leading the Way in Sustainable Aviation Services in the UAE

Recognition underscores dnata’s commitment to sustainability Dubai, UAE, 2023-Sep-23 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata has become the first combined air services provider to receive the International Air Transport Association’ (IATA) environmental management certification as a recognition of its unwavering commitment to sustainability across its diverse portfolio of businesses in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)…. Read the full press release

dnata Takes Strides Towards Sustainability: UAE Operations Switch to Biofuel Blend, Reducing CO2 Emissions by 80 Tonnes Annually

Strategic move further enhances environmental efficiency across logistics, catering and travel businesses Dubai, UAE, 2023-Sep-01 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, continues to take initiatives to reduce its environmental footprint across its operations in the UAE. Most recently, dnata’s group brands dnata Logistics, Arabian Adventures, Alpha Flight Services and City Sightseeing have… Read the full press release

dnata Partners with Speedcargo to Revolutionize Etihad Cargo Services with AI-Powered Solutions at Singapore Changi Airport

Partnership with Speedcargo to transform airfreight operations Etihad Cargo becomes first customer to take advantage of technology in Singapore ‘Cargo Eye’ and ‘Assemble’ maximise flight cargo capacity, improving operational efficiencies Singapore, 2023-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, has partnered with logistics technology solutions provider Speedcargo to deliver cutting-edge… Read the full press release

dnata Handles 42,000 Tonnes of Flowers Annually at Its Amsterdam Cargo Facilities

Roses, orchids and home-grown gerbera and peonies thmost popular types of flowers amongst 42,000 tonnes handled annually at dnata’s Amsterdam Schiphol facilities Flowers arrive daily from key source markets in East Africa and South America Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2023-Jul-20 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, handles up… Read the full press release

Emirates and dnata join United Nations Global Compact to strengthen sustainability efforts

Dubai, UAE, 2023-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Advancing its sustainability efforts, Emirates and dnata have joined the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), a voluntary global initiative that promotes responsible business practices and the advancement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and… Read the full press release

Dnata appoints Phil McGrane as CEO of dnata Brazil, driving growth and success across the country

Recife, Brazil, 2023-Mar-15 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, announced the promotion of Phil McGrane to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO), dnata Brazil with immediate effect. In his new role, Phil will lead dnata’s overall strategy and business, driving the company’s growth and success across the country. Phil has… Read the full press release

dnata expands retail catering presence in Australia with new contract win

Sunshine Coast, Australia, 2023-Mar-14 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, has expanded its retail catering footprint in Australia. The company won a multi-year contract with the country’s newest airline, Bonza, to support its operations and services – including the delivery of the airline’s on-demand 100% Australian menu…. Read the full press release

Lynn McClelland appointed CEO of dnata Catering and Retail Division in UK

London, UK, 2023-Feb-09 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, announced the appointment of Lynn McClelland as Chief Executive Officer of the company’s Catering and Retail division in the United Kingdom. In her role, Lynn will head dnata’s catering and retail operations at 18 airports across the UK. Under Lynn’s leadership, dnata will continue to… Read the full press release

dnata Breaks Ground on New 20,000 sq m Cargo Warehouse at Erbil International Airport

Expansion will create up to 50 additional, direct jobs with dnata Latest technologies and sustainable solutions will maximise operational and environmental efficiency Facility will be capable of processing 100,000 tonnes of cargo annually Erbil, Iraq, 2023-Jan-05 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, has broken ground on its… Read the full press release

dnata wins Ground Support Services Provider of the Year award for the 12th time

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Dec-15 — /Travel PR News/ — For the 12th time and third successive year, dnata has been named Ground Support Services Provider of the Year at the 2022 Aviation Business Middle East Awards. Jaffar Dawood, dnata’s Senior Vice President for UAE Airport Operations, who accepted the award on behalf of dnata, said: “Winning this honour for the… Read the full press release

Aviation Business Middle East Awards names dnata Ground Support Services Provider of the Year for the 12th time

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Dec-13 — /Travel PR News/ — For the 12th time and third successive year, dnata has been named Ground Support Services Provider of the Year at the 2022 Aviation Business Middle East Awards. Jaffar Dawood, dnata’s Senior Vice President for UAE Airport Operations, who accepted the award on behalf of dnata, said: “Winning this honour for the… Read the full press release

dnata Travel Group recognised with seven accolades at World Travel Awards Middle East 2022

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Nov-01 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata Travel Group brands have won seven accolades at the Middle East edition of the World Travel Awards for 2022. Representing the Travel division of dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, titles earned by dnata Travel Group include: Middle East’s Leading Airline GSA 2022… Read the full press release

dnata named ‘Ground Handler of the Year’ at the 2022 Air Cargo News Awards for the 8th consecutive time

London, UK, 2022-Sep-24 — /Travel PR News/ — For the 8th consecutive time, dnata has been named ‘Ground Handler of the Year’ at the 2022 Air Cargo News Awards. The awards, which have long been recognised as the preeminent accolades in the air cargo industry, were presented at a gala event in London. Alex Doisneau, Managing Director of… Read the full press release

dnata’s Alpha Flight Services signs 10-year concession agreement with Ras Al Khaimah International airport

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, 2022-Sep-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Alpha Flight Services (Alpha), a leading UAE-based catering, retail, and hospitality services provider, has signed a 10-year concession agreement with Ras Al Khaimah International airport (RKT). The partnership will see Alpha Flight Services invest in infrastructure and provide inflight catering services to more than 10 airlines at… Read the full press release

dnata extends partnership with Brazilian low-cost carrier GOL Airlines (GOL)

Recife, Brazil, 2022-Aug-05 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, one of the world’s largest air and travel services provider, has extended its long-standing partnership with GOL Airlines (GOL), a leading Brazilian low-cost carrier. The extension of the contract will see dnata continue to provide a range of passenger, ramp and baggage services to the airline,… Read the full press release

Gerry’s dnata obtains IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations Station Accreditation at Islamabad International Airport dnata

Islamabad, Pakistan, 2022-Jun-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Gerry’s dnata, Pakistan’s leading ground services provider, continues to be recognised for achieving the highest safety standards. The company obtained IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Station Accreditation at Islamabad International Airport (ISB), following the successful completion of a comprehensive audit of its ground handling operations at the airport. Syed… Read the full press release