Menzies Aviation wins Lufthansa Airlines Cargo Bid at ORD

Menzies Aviation announces it has been awarded the Lufthansa Airlines’ Cargo Handling Contract at Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

The five year contract commenced 1st April, 2007. Menzies will provide 70 warehouse personnel to handle all of Lufthansa’s import/export cargo through its ORD cargo terminal. Services are also provided by Menzies on behalf of Lufthansa Cargo to Air China and Lan Chile.

“We are delighted to have awarded this prestigious and challenging contract for services in support of Lufthansa Cargo," said Ross Jacobs, VP Midwest and Central USA, Menzies Aviation plc,. "The Menzies team, under our manager John Healy, is well integrated with our LCAG partners and we look forward to a long and mutually beneficial business relationship.”

“Lufthansa Cargo and it’s client airlines are enthusiastic and convinced that the Handling contract with Menzies will ensure immediate and long-term benefits at the expanding and strategically important Lufthansa Cargo ORD gateway,” addded Mike Nicholson, Director USA Midwest and Canada, Lufthansa Airlines.