Saudi Ground Services signs ground handling contract with Flynas

posted on 6th January 2020 by Eddie Saunders
Saudi Ground Services signs ground handling contract with Flynas

Saudi Ground Services Company (SGS) has signed a $267 million contract with low cost carrier flynas to provide ground handling services for its domestic and international flights.

The five-year deal will see SGS provide ramp and passenger services to keep pace with the expansionary flight plans for flynas at all its 28 airports. The company expects the deal to enhance business sustainability, boost cash flows and positively impact its financial results as of the first quarter of 2020, it said.

SGS Chief Executive Capt. Fahd Cynndy said: “The Saudi Ground Services Company is always proud to provide ground handling services to domestic and international airlines, and today we are pleased to sign a deal with the national carrier Flynas, our success partner, to increase the operational strategy of Flynas at all airports in the Kingdom.

He added: “The new contract is an essential part of our strategy to continue serving direct and indirect customers, airlines, passengers and logistics providers.”

Al-Muhanna, chief executive of Flynas added: “The Saudi Ground Services Company has the operational readiness to keep pace with the expansion plans of Flynas over the next five years.”

Flynas operates more than 1,200 flights a week to 35 domestic and international destinations with its fleet of 30 aircraft.