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Airport Associates at Keflavik Airport

Airport Associates is an independent ground handling service company, with headquarters at Keflavik Airport, Iceland. The company operates from it’s offices in the terminal building and the cargo terminal which is located next to the passenger terminal ramp.

All handling services are provided on a 24 hour basis, including full aircraft handling and cargo warehouse operations.

To us the key to success is a satisfied customer, receiving personal and customized service at a reasonable cost.

Our list of customers include: British Airways, Cargolux, Delta Airlines, UPS, Eurowings, Bluebird Cargo, Air Baltic, Neos, First Choice Airways,  easyJet, Norwegian, Baseops Europe, Avcon, Corendon, MNG Airlines, Volga Dnepr, Airbridge, ABX air and more.

Airport Associates is a flexible, dynamic company at your service!

Major Milestones

Founded in 1997 Only cargo activity in the beginning

  • First customer Cargolux Airlines
  • Monopoly in ground handling services at Keflavík Airport
  • Monopoly lifted in steps… Completely lifted in 2001 for all aircraft types

Airport Associates was one of Bluebird Cargo founders


First contract with passenger airline – LTU Airlines


The company was divided into three seperate companies

  • Express ehf (UPS – Authorized Service Contractor)
  • Airport Associates (Ground handling)
  • REA (Property)

British Airways begin to fly into Keflavík Airport

  • Iceland Express joined

Delta Airlines joined

  • WOW air, EasyJet and Norwegian joined

Wizz Air joined


American Airlines, Air Canada and S7 joined

Southair (FBO) bought by the mother company of Airport Assocites


Meet Our Team

Sigthor Kristinn Skulason

Sigthor Kristinn Skulason


+354 420 0702

+354 699 7247

Gudjon Skulason

Gudjon Skulason

Director Ground Operations

+354 420 0704

Steindor Bjarni Robertsson

Steindor Bjarni Robertsson

Director Sales & Aviation Security

+354 420 0705

Runar Dor Danielsson

Runar Dor Danielsson

Director Finance

+354 420 0701

Dadi Bergthorsson

Dadi Bergthorsson

Manager Back of House

+354 420 0719

Sigríður Sesselja Sæmundsdóttir

Sigríður Sesselja Sæmundsdóttir

Director Human Resources

+354 420 0703

Birna Dögg Bergþórsdóttir

Birna Dögg Bergþórsdóttir

Manager Quality & Training

+354 420 0745

+354 866 0174

Ásta Mjöll Óskarsdóttir

Ásta Mjöll Óskarsdóttir

Manager Front of House

+354 420 0749

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