Aviation Solutions

Located at East Midlands Airport the No.1 pure cargo airport in the UK, handling 320,000 tonnes of cargo during 2016.

We are ideally situated within the UK ‘Golden Triangle’ of logistics, the motorway links mean 90% of the UK can be reached within a 4-hour trucking time, unrivalled by any other UK Cargo Airport.

With a runway length of 2,893 metres we are capable of handling all aircraft, up to and including the Antonov AN-225

Ground Handling

Aviation Solutions recognises the importance of speed, efficiency, safety and pricing as drivers for our ground handling services, this is reflected by our Airline client base which includes most of the worlds cargo Airlines.

These continuing high standards are Audited regularly by our client base.

Military Aircraft Handling

Aviation Solutions provides Ground Handling, Cargo and Passenger services to the UK MOD along with many other overseas Air Forces.

FBO Services

Aviation Solutions can provide clients with the full range of high quality FBO Services in association with an EMA based operator. Please contact our team for further information.


EMA provides the following for cargo services

  • Fully Regulated site
  • 100,000ft² covered pallet build / break area
  • 2x freighter build or strip operations simultaneously
  • DGR checks, packing and short-term storage available
  • Security Screening and Home Office Section 5 Capability
  • Forklifts up to 16 ton
  • Crane Hire
  • Vehicle ramp access for Out of Gauge loading/offload to/from aircraft

Please contact us +44 1332 853510 to discuss your cargo requirements


We have access to a full network of UK and European trucking facilities ranging from OBC to Outsized cargo. Please contact us to discuss your trucking needs.

Crane Hire

Aviation Solutions can provide its customers with a full range of crane services from 15-300 tonnes on a “Contract Lift” basis. Our contract supplier will carry out site visits, complete an HSE Risk Assessment and Methodology Statement (RAMS) prior to loading/unloading with full Airside insurance coverage provided.

Humanitarian Aid Relief Flights

Aviation Solutions have a longstanding relationship with the UK Government and NGOs involved in disaster relief. Charities which have utilised the Aviation Solutions expertise include: Intl. Committee of the Red Cross, Oxfam, Shelter Box, UK DFID, US AID and World Food Program (WFP).

Onsite Account Managers

Onsite account managers will be with you during your entire period with us, always there to help where necessary. They will act as a Single Point of Contact for you, keeping you fully update with the status of your flight.