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About Us

Welcome to Global Aviation Services Pvt. Ltd., a pioneering force in the aviation industry since 1975. With a remarkable journey spanning nearly five decades, we have grown exponentially, establishing our presence through 40 offices strategically located across 15 key destinations in India.

At Global, we specialize in Airline Representation, serving as trusted General Sales Agents (GSA) for a prestigious portfolio of leading Airlines, managing both passenger and cargo services nationwide.

Our commitment to excellence is underscored by our distinction as the first GSA to be accredited as a ‘General Sales and Service Agent’ (GSSA) by the prestigious International Air Transport Association (IATA). Moreover, our affiliations with renowned industry bodies such as the Federation of Airline GSA (FAGSA), The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA), and the European General Sales Agency Cargo (EGSAC) reaffirm our steadfast dedication to delivering unparalleled services.

Our engagement with key entities like the IATA Council of Ground Handling, the Air Cargo Agents Association of India (ACAAI), The Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI), the Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI), and the Courier Association of India (CAI) highlights our extensive network and enduring commitment to industry best practices.

With a robust workforce of over 300 seasoned professionals adept in IATA procedures, we prioritize exemplary customer service. Our team is dedicated to delivering superior services that not only meet but exceed the expectations of both our esteemed clients and the Airlines we proudly represent.

Explore the world of seamless aviation services with Global Aviation Services Pvt. Ltd. and experience the pinnacle of efficiency and excellence in the skies.

About the Founder

An embodiment of entrepreneurial spirit and visionary leadership, Mr. H K Vithalani, the Chairman and Founder of Global Aviation Services, is a trailblazer in the aviation industry. His illustrious journey commenced at the tender age of 18, where he honed his business acumen while working for a jewellery store in Kalbadevi. Swiftly transitioning to the helm of his own costume jewellery business, he emerged as one of the country’s leading exporters in the field, catering to esteemed clients such as Harrods and Macy’s. Simultaneously, he served as the Chairman of the Plastics Export Promotion Council of India, cementing his reputation as a multifaceted industry maven.

From these early triumphs, Mr. Vithalani seized a transformative opportunity, venturing into the aviation industry with the GSSA for Kuwait Airways in Bangalore in 1975. Embracing this new venture with zeal, he laid the foundation for The Global Group, setting up its maiden office at Devatha Plaza on Residency Road. Under his visionary guidance, The Global Group has ascended to an esteemed international standing, commanding a dominant position within the Indian air cargo industry.

A firm believer in the power of people, Mr. Vithalani fosters a familial environment within the company, cultivating a dynamic team where relationships flourish and excellence is a way of life. His enduring belief in the profound impact of human capital has catalyzed enduring international alliances, solidifying The Global Group’s global recognition and unassailable goodwill.

Today, the Global Group, under Mr. Vithalani’s exemplary leadership, stands as a testament to ethical business practices, unyielding commitment to service excellence, and unwavering values. His influence has permeated every facet of the organization, establishing it as a revered force in the aviation landscape.

Awards & Recognition

» Lifetime Achievement Award by Air Cargo Club of Bombay for overall contribution to Industry, Feb 2020.
» Rashtriya Udyog Ratan Award in Delhi for contribution to Aviation Industry, Feb 2021.
» General Sales Agent of the Year International (Region India) for excellence in Air Cargo – 5 times consecutively from 2012-2020, by Stat Trade Times Integrated Leadership.
» Chairman of Plastics Export Promotion Council of India (PLEXCONCIL).
» Nati Ratna Puraskar by Shree Ghoghari Lohana Mahajan – Mumbai, Nov 2022.
» Recognized for distinguished services & contribution to ACAAI Convention in Istanbul.
» Numerous awards from customer Airlines for outstanding commitment & contribution.


We are dedicated to fostering an integrated vision that prioritizes the symbiotic relationship between our esteemed clients and our array of services. Our mission is to continually elevate business efficiency through collaborative partnerships and tailored solutions. With an unwavering commitment to integrity and personalized attention, we nurture a culture of enterprise that thrives on strategic growth and transparent dealings. Our dedication is directed towards providing a seamless customer experience, ensuring that each client’s requirements are not just met, but exceeded.

Press Articles

CEO Insights India

H K Vithalani – Founder Chairman, Global Aviation Services. The Skybound Visionary, Transforming Aerospace & Aviation

Travel Turtle

Global Aviation, A glorious journey that embodies ethics and innovation

Travel Trade Journal

Striving to keep the spirit of enterprise alive with exceptional customer services

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