Singapore Airlines extends cargo handling contracts with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) in France, UK

Singapore-based cargo carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA Cargo) has announced it has signed contracts with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the company said.

WFS provides handling services for the airline´s daily Airbus A380 flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle as well as offline cargo reception points, handling and domestic trucking at all WFS stations across France. In England, WFS handles cargo carried onboard Singapore Airlines´ double daily A380-800 services and its twice-daily 777-300 operations to Singapore from London Heathrow. This cargo capacity is in addition to the airline´s twice-weekly Boeing 747-400 freighter services, which depart Heathrow every Thursday and Saturday.

In addition to these latest contract extensions, WFS already provide cargo handling for Singapore Airlines in Copenhagen, Frankfurt and Stockholm.

The deals will see WFS provides handling services for Singapore Airlines´ daily Airbus A380 flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle and its twice-daily A380-800 services and twice-daily 777-300 operations via Heathrow.

Singapore Airlines Cargo is a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines. SIA Cargo operated seven dedicated freighter aircraft and also manages the bellyhold of all NokScoot, Singapore Airlines, Scoot and SilkAir aircraft.