Gibair has been providing continuous ground handling services at Gibraltar Airport since 1947. It is currently the Government of Gibraltar`s exclusive provider of these services at the airport with a contract in place until the end of 2018. As of 2001, Gibair provides handling services to the three scheduled operating airlines (British Airways, Easyjet and Monarch) and to all General Aviation and Charter flights. These services are carried out in the new airport terminal which opened fully in September 2012 providing increased levels of comfort and convenience for all users. Additionally, in September 2013, Gibair was awarded a contract by the United Kingdom`s Ministry of Defence to provide handling services for its military aircraft operations.