Çelebi Aviation Holding, one of the leading global ground handling service provider has won the Ground Handling license for Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA). This is the third major contract for Çelebi since last year, after winning the license for the Bengaluru and Kannur airports.
Under the 10-year concession, Çelebi Aviation will provide state of the art ground handling services to make customer experience at the city airport seamless. The contract was won on the basis of a highly competitive bidding process that assessed technical and financial qualifications of multiple global ground handling players who participated in the bid. Under the partnership, Çelebi plans to make an investment of USD 5-6 million.
Murali Ramachandran, CEO – India, Çelebi Aviation said, “Our partnership with RGIA is an important benchmark in our decade long journey as it sets another milestone towards our efforts of strengthening our presence and commitment in the India aviation market. Being well set for a major growth path in the aviation space, India is a key market for us.”