At Shannon Airport, some airlines provide their own ground handling services at like Aer Lingus who provide both Passenger Handling and Baggage Handling services for their passengers. Other airlines contract services from specialist ground handling companies. For example, United Airlines and Ryanair currently use services from Swissport.
Shannon Airport Authority is responsible for providing the infrastructure to help airlines and handling agents to operate efficiently and effectively. All ground handling companies are licensed by the Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR) which is independent of the SAA.
You’ll find the full contact details for both self handlers and third party ground handling companies at Shannon Airport below:
All ground handlers must obtain a Grant of Approval, prior to commencing operations at Shannon Airport. For more information, click here.