Published On: Tue, Oct 16th, 2018

WINAIR invests in new ground handling equipment

Winair Twin Otter with GPU Power Unit

Philipsburg – WINAIR recently took delivery of 3 new GPU’s (Ground Power Units) and 4 tugs in order to handle its own flights and those of its growing  3rd party customers in St. Maarten.

WINAIR daily operates 37 Twin Otter flights and 5 ATR flights from its hub at PJIAE in St. Maarten and provides ramp and passenger handling services to Air Antilles, Seaborne Airlines, Sky High Aviation, Air Cargo Carriers (Holsum Bread AC). In addition, WINAIR also offers charter services to health insurance agency ZVK, numerous FBO’s and to the general public, thereby bringing the Caribbean closer than ever.

“With this new equipment we will continue to offer world class handling services to carriers operating into PJIAE, with WINAIR being awarded the ramp handling concession by PJIAE we will take this opportunity to expand this business and offer alternatives with custom-made ground handling contracts on a competitive basis.” stated Michael Cleaver, President and CEO of WINAIR.