July 22, 2016: Ethiopian Cargo Services, the largest cargo network operator in Africa, appointed Air consult sas and ATC Aviation Services SA as its new General Sales and Service Agent (GSSA) in Italy and France effective from June 24, 2016 and July 16, 2016 respectively.
ATC Aviation Services SA, a Germany based General Sales and Service Agent, with its around 45 years of experience is one of the global cargo sales and service agent with 32 offices worldwide. The company has already been serving as GSSA of Ethiopian airlines in Germany and Austria.
Similarly, Air consult sas has been operating in the airline industry for more than 24 years as GSSA.
Fitsum Abady, managing director, Ethiopian Cargo Services, said, “Appointing these two well experienced cargo GSSAs will surely improve our accessibility to the market, increase market share and improve customer service delivery in our major cargo hub, Europe. Hence, we call up on our valued customers in Italy and France to use these outlets and benefit the huge, seamless Freighter and Passenger cargo capacity.”
Ethiopian Cargo Services is the second largest Strategic Business unit of Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Group and has become a full-fledged profit center beginning September, 2013.
The airline also avails more than 507,000 tonnes cargo capacity every day in the belly of wide body passenger aircraft to 93 destinations across the Globe.