Pride of Ground Handling Awards winners revealed

02/12/2020

The winners of GHI’s Pride of Ground Handling Awards 2020 have been revealed at a special digital ceremony celebrating the frontline aviation teams who hit back against the Covid-19 pandemic.

The winners of GHI’s Pride of Ground Handling Awards 2020 have been revealed at a special digital ceremony celebrating the frontline aviation teams who hit back against the Covid-19 pandemic.

Here is the full list of award winners by category:

Unsung Hero

Winner: Li Jia Meng, Beijing Aviation Ground Services (BGS)
Highly Commended: Marta Gawęcka, LS Airport Services

Ramp Safety

Winner: Menzies Menzies Aviation Risk Team, Smart App
Highly Commended: Tomasz Kowal, LS Airport Services

Best Handler-Airline Innovation

Winner: National Aviation Services, Kuwaitmosafer.com
Highly Commended: Gerry’s dnata, Pakistan and SATS, Transit/Transfer Operations during COVID-19 pandemic, Singapore

GSE Innovation Award

Winner: Qatar Aviation Services, QAS UV Disinfection in partnership with Honeywell & Qatar Airways
Highly Commended: dnata & JBT Aerotech, Cargo Chute

Best Cargo Handling Operation

Winner: SATS Singapore
Highly Commended: Çelebi Delhi Cargo India 

Best Station

Winner: QAS Doha
Highly Commended: Swissport Argentina, Ushuaia

Judges praised the exceptional efforts demonstrated by stakeholders in extremely challenging circumstances in 2020.


Our Judges said: “Almost all entrants have performed going way beyond ordinary dealing with something no one could have predicted. Every one of the entrants displays a winning attitude, impressive creativity, and admirable passion for their job.”

Click here to watch the awards ceremony in full.