Pride of Ground Handling Awards winners revealed

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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

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,

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 under extremely challenging circumstances in 2020.

Our Judges said: “Almost all entrants have performed, going way beyond the 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.

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