CHINA AIRLINES EXTENDS CONTRACT WITH AMR SERVICES FOR RAMP AND C
at Two Airports
FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- China Airlines has extended its contract with AMR Services to provide ground and cargo handling for the carrier at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and New York's Kennedy Airport. The contract extension is for three years.
AMR Services also provides interline baggage handling for China Airlines at Los Angeles International Airport. China Airlines has been an AMR Services customer since 1987.
"China Airlines is a leading international carrier, and we're honored they have chosen to extend their contract with us," said Peter A. Pappas, president of AMR Services. "China Airlines knows it can depend on us to provide high-quality service. Their satisfaction is our top priority and we consider this extension a vote of confidence."
China Airlines serves 51 cities in 20 countries with a fleet of 53 Boeing and Airbus jetliners. Last year, it served more than 7 million passengers. China Airlines was founded in 1959 as the first Chinese-owned air carrier in Taiwan. Today, it ranks among the world's top 40 airlines in operating performance.
AMR Services remains the world leader in comprehensive, top-quality aviation services. It provides a full range of cargo, passenger and ramp handling services, as well as maintenance, fueling and management services on behalf of 200 airlines and airport authorities at more than 60 key locations worldwide.
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