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What do you need to know?

Exports

Close-out times

Loose: 5 hours

Shipper built: 4 hours

Unknown: 5 hours

Dangerous goods: 6 hours

Dry ice: 6 hours

Imports

Close-out times

Loose: 5 hours

Shipper built: 4 hours

Pharma & Life Sciences

COL Storage (Chiller): ​ 2500 SQ-FT

Can pharma be kept separate from perishables? ​Yes​

Chiller temp range: 2°C - 8°C

Chiller has out of temp alarm? Yes

How often is chiller temperature checked? The Chiller is connect to WIFI and is checked throughout the day

Capacity of chiller (ULD and loose):  6-Q7 ULD'S and up to 100 CM

CCTV on chiller door? Yes

Temperature controlled dollies / trucks available airside? Yes

CRT Storage (15°C-25°C)? Yes  

Capacity of CRT storage area: 2500SQ-FT

Can source dry ice / batteries for t2 RKN/RAPs? Yes

Dry Ice Supplier: Continental Carbonic

Electrical outlets available for charging active units? Yes

FRO Freezer (-20°C)? No

Customer can break down their own pallets on the door? No due to TSA and Customs

 

Commodities & pets

Valuables

CCTV? Yes

Secure area for VAL (Vault)? No

Secure area for VUL (Cages)? Yes

Size of secure area: 700 sq-ft

Witness Loads: Yes 

Secure transfers to/from aircraft: Yes

Dangerous goods

DG storage area? Yes

Size of DG storage area: 6 sqm

Gateway charges

Equipment used for airside towing / transfers: Trucks/trailers

Average transit time from facilty to aircraft: 7 minutes

Staging time on tarmac prior to loading: 2-hrs

Average aircraft loading time: 2-hrs

Average transit time for unload and transfer back to facility: 1-hr