ABC Cargo Transportation Services for Pharmaceutical Goods
ABC is an airline with an extensive global network that provides cargo transportation services for pharmaceutical cargo such as vaccines, laboratory equipment, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines and blood samples for more than 30 major markets.
One of the fastest growing airlines in the world, ABC accommodates trade flow from Asia to Europe and North America. Its flights are operated through a state-of-the-art facility at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport that utilises optimised cargo processing equipment to achieve an efficient 48-hour delivery time.
The company’s skilled and qualified ground handling personnel handle the cargo, which is transported on its fleet of 18 Boeing 747 freighters.
Logistic solutions for transportation of pharmaceutical cargo
ABC’s freighter fleet provides optimised operation and high-performance logistics solutions.
The firm consistently improves its internal processes to enable the airline to carry a wide range of air cargo in full compliance with global industry standards.
Transporting pharmaceutical goods with specific shipping needs
ABC ensures each delivery meets exact temperature requirements, has high levels of safety with custom packaging solutions and thermal blankets and is in compliance with the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) perishable cargo regulation (PCR) Chapter 17 and CEIV certification.
The company offers logistics solutions based on individual requirements, with transparency of operations and full traceability, including via its partner’s web platform Sky Fresh by sending automated notification to all supply chain stakeholders.
In addition, ABS’s PHARMA Active and PHARMA Passive solutions are designed to provide a suitable solution to clients with specific cargo needs, including dry ice technologies and temperature-sensitive products.
The Boeing 747-8 and 747-400 each have three compartments that can maintain temperature settings from 4°C to 29°C.
Secure cargo handling and customer support
ABC has an in-depth knowledge of healthcare and pharmaceutical cargo requirements, including for goods that require specific travelling environments. Stations in the company’s network are also certified by Qualified Envirotainer Providers (QEP) and the airline is a member of the Pharma Gateway Amsterdam (PGA).
The company’s secure cargo handling services are supported by sales, customer service, operations and procurement teams. An online track-and-trace facility is also available for all shipments.
Products and Services
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