ÇELEBİ GROUND HANDLING IN BRIEF

Çelebi Ground Handling Inc. was originally founded on 1 February 1958 at Ankara Esenboğa Airport by Ali Cavit Çelebioğlu as the first privately-owned ground handling services company in the Turkish aviation industry.

The traditions and the knowledge and experience that it has built up ever since, the importance that it gives to investing in new technology and in people, and its ability to be both flexible and quick in whatever it does have made Çelebi Ground Handling the leader of its sector in Turkey and one of the premier ground handling services companies in Europe. ÇGH is at the service of more than 250 customers, the majority of which are international airlines flying in and out of Turkey.

The services that Çelebi Ground Handling provides within the framework of the Ground Handling Services Regulations consist of passenger traffic, load control and communication, ramp, cargo and mail, and aircraft security services, executive aviation services, and warehouse and terminal operations.

Employing equipment with the most advanced technology available and more than 3,500 expert personnel, the company provides all its ground handling services at international standards of quality and in keeping with the principle of absolute customer satisfaction.

The 24 airports at which Çelebi Ground Handling is active in Turkey account for 93% of all of the country's air traffic. The number of new stations continues to increase year after year in line with customers' requests.

At the international level, Çelebi Ground Handling is a member of the International Air Transport Association’s International Ground Handling Council (IATA/IGHC), the Airport Services Association (ASA), and the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) and it is also a founding member of AVIANCE. In its home market, it is a member of the Turkish Private Aviation Enterprises Association (TÖSHİD).

Çelebi Ground Handling made its initial public offering in 1996 and its shares are traded on the İstanbul Stock Exchange under the symbol CLEBI.


Employing equipment with the most advanced technology available and more than 3,500 expert personnel, the company provides all its ground handling services at international standards of quality and in keeping with the principle of absolute customer satisfaction.