Swissport acquires ground handling activities of Finland’s Inter Handling
Zurich, 3rd July 2012 – Swissport International, the world’s leading provider of ground
services to the aviation sector, has acquired Finnish ground handling company Inter
Handling and sister company Inter Handling Turku, to accelerate the group’s expansion
in this important and promising market.
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Inter Handling is a group of companies that provide high quality and cost-effective ground handling services. We operate at Helsinki-Vantaa, Turku, Tampere and Pori airports.The company was established in 2004 and is currently handling more than 100 daily operations.
Inter Handling currently employs 150 airport professionals. At Helsinki-Vantaa airport, we specialize in handling small to medium sized passenger aircrafts (from turboprops to narrow bodied). At Provincial Airports we provide full handling services for all passenger and cargo aircrafts in all classes. Inter Handling is the market leader for regional traffic in Finland.
We provide services for airlines; Finnair, Flybe, SAS, Blue1 and several charter airlines e.g. Orbest/Iberworld, Primera, Freebird.
In 2011 we handled more than nineteen thousand departures.
Please contact us for
Adhoc, Scheduled, Cargo, VIP or Ambulance handling services: IHG@ih.fi
We provide all services needed for a quick and succesful turnaround process. Our principle is to produce all parts of the services needed from reception to de-icing with our own resources; thus minimizing the number of operatives at the aircraft. This quarantees the high quality and timeliness of the processes. With us you always know who is actually handling your aircraft.
Our services include:
check in / gate / arrival service / irregularities handling
baggage handling / de-icing / catering / aircraft cleaning / water and toilet service / cargo handling
catering production / traffic coordination
KEYS TO OUR SUCCESS
The punctuality and regularity of our biggest customers are at an extremely high level. We are proud to do our small part in helping them to achieve their best results month after month.
Inter Handling is a ground handling company tailored to fit the needs of commuter airlines operating in the Helsinki-Vantaa airport. Specializing only in small/medium sized aircrafts allows for totally new procedures and optimized efficiency. We invest heavily into training our staff and utilizing ERP systems. We use tailor made GH equipment for small passenger aircrafts. Our qualified employees with initiative equal minimum need of supervisory tasks and significant cost savings. All services are provided by our own multitasked personnel, including catering, cleaning, de-icing, tow/pushback operations and toilet service.