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Ground Handlers & IATA Publications Training Workgroups

Safe, efficient ground handling is essential to airline operations. We are pursuing a number of projects in this field with the assistance of our ground handling partners.

The Ground Handling agenda​
The IATA Ground Handling agenda focuses on four pillars:  
  • Safe flight and safe ground operations
  • Operational efficiency and quality service delivery
  • Open, effective market
  • Sustainability

This ambitious agenda is led by working groups formed of ground handlers, airlines and other industry stakeholder.​

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Join the IATA Ground Handling Council

The IATA Ground Handling Council (IGHC) is the major forum of international ground handling executives.

Members of the IGHC have the unique opportunity to participate in the standards setting process for ground handling.

See who is already a member of the IGHC 

See what it takes to join the IGHC

 

Access the IGHC extranet (members only)  

Safety - #1 priority

The IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO)

ISAGO is a safety audit standards designed in a way that makes it applicable consistently to multinational ground handlers, as well as to smaller companies providing services at a single station.

Schedule an ISAGO audit

See which companies are already ISAGO registered



 

What's new
PRESS RELEASE | Posted Feb 03, 2016
PRESS RELEASE | Posted Jan 12, 2016
​IATA announced global passenger traffic results for November showing continued strong traffic growth above the 10-year average rate of 5.6%, with RPKs rising 5.9% compared to the year-ago period.


Upcoming events
Apr 18, 2016 - Apr 20, 2016 | Copenhagen, Denmark
Oct 11, 2016 - Oct 13, 2016 | Brussels, Belgium
Oct 11, 2016 - Oct 12, 2016 | Brussels, Belgium


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