Havaş receives new PRM friendly company and green company certificates

Havaş, the leading ground handling services company in Turkey, received 'PRM Friendly Company’ certificate for its station at Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport as a result of the practices carried out for disabled passengers and also 'Green Company' certificates for Istanbul and Ankara stations in line with its environment-friendly projects.

Carrying out extensive practices to enable disabled passengers and/or passengers with limited mobility to benefit from all services comfortably, Havaş increased the number of 'PRM Friendly Company'-titled stations to 10, whilst the number of 'Green Company'-certificated stations of the company reached 7. As part of ‘Obstacle-free Airports’ and ‘Green Airports’ projects of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM), Havaş received 'PRM Friendly Company’ certificate as a result of its practices at Gazipaşa-Alanya Airport and also 'Green Company' certificates for its stations at Istanbul Atatürk and Ankara Esenboğa airports.

Havaş General Manager Kürşad Koçak stated: "As well as being the longest-established corporation in its sector operating at many locations in Turkey, Havaş also provides service at different geographies worldwide together with its subsidiaries. Our successful progress is based on our mission to create social benefits instead of developing according to economic indicators. We care about taking actions in line with an environment and human-friendly mentality in all of our operations. As a result of this mentality, we are glad to receive 'PRM Friendly Company’ certificate for our Gazipaşa-Alanya station and also 'Green Company' certificates for our Istanbul Atatürk and Ankara Esenboğa stations. We are a global company and, as part of our corporate social responsibility approach, we will continue to carry out our environment- and human-friendly practices in all of our operations."

Havaş implements both ‘PRM Friendly Company’ and ‘Green Company’ projects of SHGM at its stations since 2013 and 2010, respectively. Whilst Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Adana, Antalya, Dalaman, Kütahya, Sivas, Nevşehir and Gazipaşa-Alanya stations of Havaş are certified with "PRM Friendly Company" title; Bodrum, Dalaman, Antalya, Izmir, Adana, Istanbul and Ankara stations are certified with "Green Company" title. Furthermore, the contents of 'Green Company' certificates of Bodrum, Dalaman, Antalya, Izmir and Adana stations of Havaş have been extended and renewed by SHGM.