AFRICA: Precision Air sees growth in air cargo

Tanzania-based Precision Air Services Limited (PW) – a regional passenger operator with a fleet of one B737-200, five ATR 72-500 and two ATR 42-500 aircraft – has handled 900 tonnes of belly cargo since beginning its own cargo handling services in January 2009. Growing volumes meant it was more efficient to the do the handling […]


Tanzania-based Precision Air Services Limited (PW) – a regional passenger operator with a fleet of one B737-200, five ATR 72-500 and two ATR 42-500 aircraft – has handled 900 tonnes of belly cargo since beginning its own cargo handling services in January 2009. Growing volumes meant it was more efficient to the do the handling in-house. Before establishing its own ground handling services company, Precision Air’s cargo services was being handled by Swissport Tanzania Limited.