Saint John Airport awards Menzies Aviation ground handling contract
SAINT JOHN, NB – The Saint John Airport Authority is pleased to announce that it has awarded Menzies Aviation as their ground handling partner at the Saint John Airport (YSJ) effective January 2, 2021.
“We are excited to begin a new partnership with Menzies Aviation,” said YSJ President and CEO, Derrick Stanford. “Their reputation for providing safe and efficient aviation services align with our commitment to exceeding passenger expectations.”
The new multi-year deal with Menzies Aviation will include: aircraft handling, check-in counter, ground handling, baggage handling, and de-icing services for all flight providers, excluding Air Canada.
“We are honoured to partner with the Saint John Airport,” said Menzies Aviation’s Vice-President of Sales for Canada, James Wong. “We’ll be ready to provide a safe, on-time, and pleasant traveller experience once flight services resume at YSJ.”
About Menzies Aviation
Menzies Aviation is a global provider of Ground Handling, Cargo, Fueling, Executive Services and Offline Services. We operate at 200+ airports in 34 countries, supported by a team of highly trained people. Each year Menzies Aviation serves around 500 customers, handling 1.3 million flights, 1.6 million tonnes of cargo and fueling 4 million turnarounds.
About the Saint John Airport
The Saint John Airport Inc. is a community based, not-for-profit corporation serving the air travel needs of residents of southwestern New Brunswick. The airport (YSJ) is a key element in the economic and social development of the Greater Saint John region with an economic impact estimated at $68.7 million, with more than 480 jobs created directly and indirectly. The Saint John Airport reinvests all profits back into the airport and local communities.
For additional information or to coordinate an interview, please contact:
Derrick Stanford, President and CEO
Saint John Airport Office: 506-644-8607