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AFCO/Quantem FBO Services Acquires Metro Flight Services FBO at Detroit Metropolitan Airport

AFCO and Quantem News AFCO and Quantem FBO Services, LLC, through a joint venture, recently acquired the Metro Flight Services (Metro Flight) fixed base operation (FBO) that offers fueling, ground handling, passenger services, maintenance and various other services at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) in Detroit, Michigan. The deal represents the second FBO acquired by…

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AFCO Acquires American Flight Services FBO, Reading, Pennsylvania

AFCO Acquires American Flight Services AFCO acquired the American Flight Services (AFS) fixed base operation at the Reading Regional Airport in Reading, Pennsylvania from Mr. James Dastra and his partners, for an undisclosed sum on October 12, 2006. The deal represents the second FBO for AFCO following their recent acquisition of Byerly Aviation in Peoria,…

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AFCO Selected to Develop New GSE Facility at Orlando International Airport

AFCO Development GSE AFCO has reached agreement to develop a ground support equipment (GSE) maintenance facility at Orlando International Airport. The 30-year ground lease between AFCO and the Greater Orlando Airport Authority offers an ideal site location for GSE operations, equipment staging and state-of-the-art maintenance facilities and equipment wash rack. Construction of the approximately 40,000…

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AFCO Acquires Air Cargo Facilities in Austin, Texas

AFCO Acquires Air Cargo Facilities in Austin AFCO has completed the purchase of three facilities at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport from Austin BellyPort Development LLC. Two air freight warehouse facilities total 57,000 square feet with ramp access, vehicular parking, and ground equipment storage. The opportunity exists for a total warehouse expansion of 30,000 square feet. The…

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AFCO Begins Construction of Midfield Cargo Complex at Baltimore-Washington International Airport

AFCO Begins Construction of Midfield Cargo Complex On February 29, 2000, construction began on the 60,000 s.f. cargo building, 330,000 s.f. of aircraft ramp/apron and approximately 55,000 s.f. of associated truck/auto parking of the first phase of the Midfield Cargo Complex (MCC) at Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport. Construction is scheduled to be completed at the…

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AFCO Acquires 4th Air Cargo Facility at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

AFCO Acquires 4th Air Cargo Facility at Seattle-Tacoma AFCO completed the acquisition of a 35,000 square-foot air cargo facility at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) from Ray Balanos Properties. The facility was built in 1998 and includes 25,000 square feet of warehouse space, 10,000 square feet of office space and 57,000 square feet of landside parking…

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AFCO Acquires Three Cargo Buildings and Agrees to Further Development at Pittsburgh International Airport

AFCO Acquires Three Cargo Buildings AFCO will begin development and construction management services of a new Fixed Base Operation (FBO) in the Business Aviation Center to be built at Pittsburgh International Airport. The team of AFCO, led by Frank Chambers and American Port Services (AMPORT) was selected by Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1997 to develop…

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AFCO Closes on Purchase and Development of Cargo Facilities at Baltimore-Washington International Airport

AFCO Closes on Purchase and Development AFCO has finalized the purchase of Cargo Buildings B, C, and F at the Air Cargo Complex (ACC) with the right to develop and operate the Midfield Cargo Complex (MCC) at Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport. Major tenants include Delta Air Lines, Emery Air Freight, Federal Express, Northwest Airlines, Southwest…

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