Dnata celebrating 25 years of international business
Dnata, a major air service provider, is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its first overseas operations. The Gerry’s Group in Pakistan and the UAE's Dnata joined forces as Gerry’s Dnata in July 199, to provide ground-handling services at Karachi airport. Since then the joint venture has grown into Pakistan’s largest cargo and ground-handling company, operating at seven major airports in the country.
Today, Dnata is a global player active for more than 300 airlines in 84 countries. Its services are delivered by a staff of more than 41,000, handling more than 1,800 flights and moving around 8,500 t of cargo at 130 airports every day. Today, nearly 70% of the company's revenues come from its international operations. (ah)