United launches ground handling subsidiary

United Airlines has announced the launch of a wholly owned ground handling subsidiary, United Ground Express, to provide ground handling services including cargo handling at select, smaller airports in the US.


United Airlines has announced the
launch of a wholly owned ground
handling subsidiary, United Ground
Express, to provide ground handling
services including cargo handling at
select, smaller airports in the US.
“We saw an opportunity to provide
ground handling in smaller locations
that have historically been outsourced
with a separate entity,” said United
spokesman Charles Hobart.