Menzies Aviation Expands Partnership with Flair Airlines Across Canada
May 5, 2021, EDINBURGH: Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces that it has secured full-service groundhandling agreements from Flair Airlines, the only independent ultra-low-cost carrier in Canada, which will further expand the partnership de Menzies with the airline to encompass nine of the 19 stations in its home network.
Menzies will provide passenger and ramp services to Flair Airlines at Halifax Stanfield International Airport, Ottawa International Airport and Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport starting in May; at Saint John, Charlottetown and Victoria airports starting in July; and at Abbotsford International Airport from August.
This will build on the existing partnership between Menzies and Flair at two key Canadian stations, with Menzies having supported the carrier at Toronto Pearson International Airport since February, and at Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International Airport since August 2020, where the Menzies team is currently preparing to restart flights in May.
Menzies already has a strong presence in the Canadian market in the ground services, cargo services and refueling sectors and will now operate at 21 airports in total.
John Redmond, Executive Vice President – Americas, commented: “It is with great pride that we announce the expansion of our partnership with Flair Airlines across Canada. These new contracts demonstrate Flair’s confidence in Menzies to support their growth ambitions and a testament to the excellent service standards that have been provided on the ground by Menzies professionals in Toronto and Saskatoon.. “
Kristal Jodoin, Director – Airport Operations, Flair Airlines, said: “Flair is delighted to develop our partnership with Menzies. Flair and Menzies’ shared commitment to safety and service aligns and together we share the vision of connecting Canadians with affordable travel.