We believe in building lasting partnerships with our customers. Our strong financial position allows us to invest in our network and the technology needed to provide greater value and sustainability. This continual improvement creates the efficiencies which enable us to streamline processes and retain our position as best-in-class for safety and security. This solid foundation, driven by our dedicated people, delivers the seamless flow of air cargo and passengers globally.
Our global team is passionate, proactive and focused on continuous improvement. We work alongside our customers to deliver efficiency, value and sustainability through our expertise and technology. And above all safety and security stays at the heart of everything we do.
To enable the seamless flow of air cargo and passengers around the world.
American Airlines founded AMR Services, a ground handling company.
AMR Services acquired French-based SFS, forming a powerful European and North American cargo and ground handling business.
SFS/AMR merger renamed Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) to reflect global expansion of the group.
WFS started joint venture with Bangkok Airways at Bangkok Airport, providing ground and cargo services.
WFS bought 60% stake in British Airways Regional Cargo, making it UK’s largest cargo warehouse provider.
WFS entered Latin America ground handling market with controlling share of Orbital Group, operating at 19 airports in Brazil.
WFS acquired 51% shareholding in Fraport Cargo Services and entered Spanish ground handling market at 5 airports.
WFS acquired Consolidated Aviation Services (CAS) and became leading
ground handling and cargo company in North America.
Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. (“Cerberus”) acquired WFS from Platinum Equity.
WFS acquired Mercury Air Cargo and Pinnacle Logistics, two leading US cargo handlers as well as R.A.Hand for freight forwarder handling services in France.
WFS is awarded a 15-year concession to operate its first cargo handing operation in India at BLR Airport, Bengaluru.
SATS Completes Acquisition of Worldwide Flight Services