QAS, first ground handler to receive (IATA) environmental certification - IEnvA!

Doha - 07-Jun-2023

Qatar Aviation Services Sets New Industry Standards!

We are delighted to announce a groundbreaking achievement for Qatar Aviation Services, a proud member of Qatar Airways Group. We have become the world's first ground handler to receive the prestigious International Air Transport Association (IATA) environmental management system certification - the IEnvA!

This remarkable accomplishment underscores our unwavering commitment to sustainability and responsible business practices. The IEnvA certification, tailored specifically for ground and cargo service providers, acknowledges our tireless efforts to minimize our environmental impact while delivering unparalleled service to our esteemed customers.

During the 79th IATA Annual General Meeting held in Istanbul, Turkey, on 5th June, Qatar Aviation Services was presented with the highly coveted IEnvA certificate. This noteworthy recognition solidifies our continuous endeavor to incorporate sustainable practices throughout our operations, facilities, and services. We firmly believe that environmental stewardship and operational excellence go hand in hand.

As His Excellency Mr. Akbar Albaker, our Group Chief Executive, aptly stated, "We remain steadfast in our focus on keeping sustainability at the core of our operations." This quote exemplifies our firm dedication to integrating sustainable practices into every aspect of our business.

We have implemented robust systems and procedures to ensure efficient resource utilization, waste reduction, and the adoption of cutting-edge eco-friendly technologies. This certification not only celebrates our achievements but also serves as a catalyst for further enhancing our sustainable practices.

We would like to express our deepest appreciation to our dedicated team members who have tirelessly worked to embed sustainable practices into our daily operations.

As the FIRST ground handler in the world to attain the IEnvA certification, we take immense pride in setting new industry standards and inspiring others to prioritize environmental sustainability. We remain resolute in our commitment to being at the forefront of responsible aviation practices, contributing to a greener and more sustainable future.