Dubai National Air Transport Association (dnata) announced it has been chosen to provide ramp, secure clean, and passenger handling services to the largest airline in Germany Lufthansa at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in the US.
dnata currently serves the European airline group, including Swiss International Air Lines; Austrian Airlines; and Edelweiss Air, at eight airports in the US, according to a press release.
The Emirati airport services provider will manage Lufthansa’s new Frankfurt flight being handled five times a week using its Airbus A330-300 aircraft, the release added.
dnata’s expert staff will guarantee a safe and seamless travel experience for around 70,000 passengers a year from check-in to boarding to disembarkation and receiving baggage.
dnata now serves airport services to three airlines in the state capital of Texas, the US, with a team of 75 customer-oriented aviation professionals, along with the German carrier.
David Barker, CEO of dnata USA, commented: “We are proud to be the ground handler of choice for a leading global airline group in the world’s largest aviation market.”
“Our newest contract with Lufthansa is a testament to our successful partnership and the consistent high quality our teams deliver across the US. We stay committed to providing best-in-class services to our airline customers and their passengers, every day,” Barker noted.