Ethiopian Airline transfers all cargo operations to SAHCOL


By Ayo Fadimu

Ethiopian Airline has transferred its cargo operations to Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited, SAHCOL.Nigerian NewsDirect has learnt.

A statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Communications, SAHCOL, Basil Agboarumi, made the new addition known.

The relocation which became effective from Tuesday, 18th October, 2016 is due to SAHCOL’s expertise, professionalism, efficiency and business integrity.

With the new arrangement, SAHCOL will henceforth handle all import shipments on Ethiopian Airline flights to and from Lagos, Abuja and Kano which are to be warehoused in the SAHCOL warehouses before clearance. Similarly, export cargo on the Ethiopian Airline flights from all its destinations in Nigeria, are now to originate from the SAHCOL warehouses in the various locations.

This movement by Ethiopian Airline to SAHCOL, once again further buttresses the fact that the ground handler knows what its customer wants most, and what SAHCOL does best is to provide excellent service in line with International best practices.

SAHCOL, which is an ISAGO (IATA) and RA3 (European Union) certified Ground Handling Company has recently made massive investments in state-of-the-art aviation ground handling equipment, construction of an ultra-modern cargo import and export warehouses, manpower trainings and excellent customer services.

According to SAHCOL, “with this new endorsement of the SAHCOL brand again, by one of the African’s best airlines, just after the recent relocation by Airfrance-KLM, SAHCOL is further determined to continually deliver excellent and speedy Aviation Ground Handling services to the delight and satisfaction of its customers, and the Aviation industry in general”.

The Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited is a SIFAX Group IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) certified Aviation Ground Handling Company, providing services in Passenger Handling, Ramp Handling, Cargo Handling/Warehousing, Training Services, Aviation Security, Baggage reconciliation, Hospitality/Lounge services, and other related Ground Handling Services, in all the commercially operated airports across Nigeria.