Airline news

Stobart CEO set to move to Swissport

Sources close matter have said that Warwick Brady, Chief Executive of Esken, the new name for Stobart Group, is set to quit his role and take over as Chief Executive of Handling agent Swissport. Esken, which owns London Southend Airport and Stobart Aviation Services, has just completed an investment round [read more]


Swissport to make 4,500 job cuts in UK

Aviation ground services specialist Swissport is to cut its UK workforce by 4,500 as it deals with lower demand for aircraft handling. Swissport handles ground operations such as baggage handling and passenger services on behalf of airlines and has a presence at most UK airports. The fall-off in demand for [read more]