SPONSOR OF AIR CARGO ENVIRONMENT AWARD
In 2011, dnata entered the UK Aviation services market by acquiring Plane Handling and Aviance, who already had established Ground and Cargo Handling operations in the UK.
Today, dnata’s UK cargo operations include the dnata City Cargo Complex at London Heathrow, together with London Gatwick, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester and Newcastle Airports.
Cathay Pacific’s dedicated Cargo facility opened at London Heathrow in 2016 plus additional cargo warehouse space at Birmingham, Glasgow Airports and London Gatwick. In 2019 dnata opened the landmark development for Virgin Atlantic and Delta’s dedicated facility, dnata City East.
January 2021 saw dnata open dnata City North, a new build 130,000 sq ft, mirroring the London Heathrow dnata City developments, increasing capacity capabilities in Manchester Airport.
dnata City East Phase Two, Virgin Atlantic and Delta’s dedicated Import facility is due to open in 2022, as dnata’s 8th Cargo facility at London Heathrow.
dnata also provide ground handling services at London Heathrow, London Gatwick and Manchester airports.