ASL Airlines Belgium, based at Liege Airport (LGG), has awarded Jettainer with a five year contract for the management of ASL’s ULDs with immediate effect.
A leading international service partner for outsourced ULD management, Jettainer will take over the global control and maintenance of ASL Airlines’ entire ULD-fleet.
ASL Airlines Belgium’s existing fleet of ULDs consists of approximately 1,500 units and these are utilised across an extensive European network and on flights to the US, China and the Middle East.
ASL Airlines Belgium, is a member of the ASL Aviation Holdings Group with the cargo airline specialising in the express freight market. ASL also offers scheduled, charter and ad-hoc flights with aircraft including B747-400Fs and B737-800F/400F.
“The key aspect of our outsource plan was to find a provider that could give us absolute reliability to that our global clients continue to receive the first-class service they expect from ASL Airlines Belgium,” says Marc Bollinne managing director of ASL Airlines Belgium.
“With Jettainer we found the ideal partner to increase the efficiency of ULD handling with additional financial and ecological improvements. The mix of Jettainer’s many years of experience, innovative management technologies and global presence convinced us.”
Thorsten Riekert, director sales at Jettainer, adds: “With ASL Airlines Belgium we can welcome the second Belgium airline in our growing client base, after Brussels Airlines. In this context, we are also enhancing our presence at the airport Liege, which in the recent past became increasingly more important due to significant growth in the cargo sector.”