WFS (Worldwide Flight Services) has won a two-year contract with carrier TAP Portugal at Newark Liberty Airport.
Under the terms of the agreement WFS will provide loading and unloading services for baggage, cargo and mail, cabin cleaning, towing and marshaling.
WFS already handles cargo for TAP at Boston, Newark and Miami but this new contract is the first passenger and ramp handling contract for WFS with TAP.
The airline currently operates 10 Airbus A340 and A330 flights a week linking Newark with Lisbon and Porto.
At Newark, WFS also represents LOT Polish Airlines and Singapore Airlines for passenger and ramp services, Jet Airways for ramp operations, and provides VIP lounge services for Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa and SAS.