Acquisitions

SSP buys Australian F&B business

Travel food and beverage specialist SSP Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of Airport Retail Enterprises (ARE)

Amadeus acquires Vision-Box 

The acquisition will bring new capabilities around biometrics hardware and software, adding border control solutions to the Amadeus portfolio

Menzies takes controlling stake in Groundforce

Menzies Aviation has signed a subscription agreement with TAP Air Portugal and Groundforce to acquire a controlling stake of 50.1% in the latter

Frequentis buys VoIP expert Frafos

Frequentis has strengthened its cybersecurity competence with the acquisition of safety-critical VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol ) expert Frafos

Universal Aviation Spain completes acquisition

FBO, ground handler and supervisory agent provider Universal Aviation Spain has acquired all seven Andalucia Aviation handling offices

SATS completes WFS acquisition

SATS has completed its €1.3bn acquisition of Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) from an affiliate
of Cerberus Capital Management