A subsidiary of Çelebi Aviation, Çelebi Tanzania Aviation Services has been awarded a concession to provide ground handling and cargo services at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Tanzania.
Established in 1958 as Turkey’s first privately-owned ground handling services company, Çelebi Aviation has garnered a reputation as one of the most successful ground handling providers of integrated services in India, Hungary, Germany and Turkey. It offers a full range of services with more than 10,000 dedicated employees at more than 40 stations.
A statement from the company read: “Our dedicated headquarters and operational teams are ready to carry our global quality in Tanzania with the support of the local leadership. Our operational start up team as well as ground support equipment are ready on ground for our valuable customers.
“As a company, we are strongly motivate to go past the COVID-19 pandemic and keep our aim and focus on our planned growth in developing markets. Çelebi is confident that from our starting point in Dar es Salaam, we will continue to expand into other rapidly emerging aviation markets in Africa.”