Menzies Aviation now handles Virgin Atlantic Cargo in Australia
Virgin Atlantic Cargo has awarded a three-year cargo-handling contract to Menzies Aviation in Australia. The agreement saw Menzies take over Virgin Atlantic Cargo’s handling in Melbourne on 8 June and in Brisbane on 9 July. Sydney will follow on 7 August. The move will support Virgin Atlantic’s long-standing international long-haul cargo sales and management agreement with Virgin Australia.
Overall, cargo volumes to Australia generated by Virgin Atlantic in the first quarter of 2018 increased by around 30%, whilst revenues from Australia also grew strongly. (ah)