Ground Handling

Laufer group provides a wide range of Ground Handling Services at all Israeli Airports. Following over five decades of activity and with over seventy different airlines in our customer portfolio, Laufer Aviation-GHI is widely renowned as a reliable, safe, quality, cutting edge and professional company.

Laufer Aviation-GHI is the leading and most experience provider of aircraft Ground Handling and VIP Services in Israel.
The company holding more than 45 years of experience as the first independed Ground Handling Services provider in Israel.
During 2019 we served over of 6,000,000 passengers and 26,000 flights at all of Israel’s International Airports.
Prior the COVID-19 pandemic, the company employed more than 580 employees at the Aviation Division; provide a full, in-house range of services to Schedule, Charter, Cargo, Private (General aviation), Government and Military Flights.
Laufer Aviation-GHI is a longstanding member of the IATA Ground Handling Council (IGHC) and full member of ASA – Airport Services Association. – trade association for the independent Ground and Air Cargo Handling Industry.
Laufer Aviation-GHI is the first Ground Handling Company in Israel to obtain the prestige ISAGO (IATA Safety Audit Ground Operations) accreditation.

Ground Handling at Ben Gurion Airport

Laufer Aviation-GHI provides a broad range of ground handling services at Ben Gurion Airport. Following over five decades of activity and with over seventy different airlines in our customer portfolio, Laufer Aviation-GHI provide its services by own employees and not using any subcontracting providers.

Ground Handling at Ramon Airport

Laufer Aviation-GHI license to provides the full range of ground handling services (above and under the wing ) at Ramon Airport. Laufer Aviation – GHI is the most experience Ground Handling Provider at Ramon Airport and provide its services to most of the international Carriers operating in this airport. All services provided by Laufer Aviation- GHI employees and all GSE belong to the company.

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The company’s comprehensive quality service system includes:

Airline Representation

Providing services related to local authorities, obtaining traffic rights, landing permits, and coordinating takeoff and landing time slots.

Passenger Service

Check-in, gate control, embarkation and

Ticket and Reservation Services

Ticketing, reservations, cancellations, re-booking, delayed and re-scheduled flights, flight re-routing, excess baggage fee collecting and more.

Services for Passengers with Special Needs

Specialized services such as in-terminal transportation, Ambulift services, escorting unaccompanied minors and more.

Baggage Services

Recovering missing baggage for its owners, providing solutions for damaged baggage.

Load Control

Preparing weight & balance data, loading / unloading instructions reports.


Message dispatch, ground and aerial

Flight Operational Services

Supervision and flight coordination, meteorological and aeronautical information, flight permit submission.

Flight Crew Assistance

Flight crew accommodation and transportation arrangement.

Technical Ground Services

Aircraft push back, towing, air start, ignition services, air conditioner and power supply.

Ramp Supervision & Coordination

Supervising and coordinating all required aircraft services – fueling services, catering, loading & unloading, related services and more.

Additional Services at Ramon Airport LLET/ETM

Aircraft steps, Loading and unloading, Cabin cleaning, Toilet and water supply, Toilet drain, Food and catering upload.