CV pharma

Solid procedures, stringent standards, and an end-to-end temperature-controlled process ensure your pharma products reach their destination in optimal condition.

Cargolux’s purpose-built freighters offer 4 independently controlled temperature zones. Destination airports in the network provide dedicated infrastructures to ensure safe and expedient movement of your temperature-sensitive shipments worldwide.

 

Customized cool chain solution

Our expertise

Global team of dedicated pharma experts.

GDP certification

Cargolux aircraft and pharma hub in Luxembourg are GDP certified, along with numerous GHAs' across the network.

Adapted handling

Non-temperature and temperature-specific handling in pharma facilities.

Independently controlled temperature zones

Flexible B747 fleet adapted to transport your pharmaceuticals in desired temperature range.

Build-up

Mixed with other cargo or exclusive build-up to suit your needs.

Pallet covering and netting

Standard non thermal or temperature-controlled.

Suitable equipment

Active containers, passive containers, thermal dollies and covers.

Minimal tarmac exposure time

Just 108m between truck and aircraft in the Luxembourg hub.

Global coverage

Airport-to-airport service, complemented by direct pick up and/or delivery upon request.

Extensive Road Feeder Service

Standard and exclusive temperature-controlled trucking.

Other optional features

Refill of dry-ice, exchange of container batteries, and temperature follow up and investigation.

Active Tracking Devices

Temperature sensitive shipments tracking throughout the journey. The list of active tracking devices accepted can be found in the list below.

Cargolux offers a state-of-the-art end-to-end pharma handling process and purpose-built facilities - including no tarmac time at our GDP certified hub.
Stavros Evangelakakis, Manager, Global Product Management

Applicable services

  • Planned for a specific flight
  • Valid for all products
  • Minimum chargeable weight per shipment: 45 kg
  • Airport to airport service
  • Real-time status update
  • Guaranteed access to capacity
  • Valid for all products
  • Minimum chargeable weight per shipment: 250 kg
  • Airport to airport service
  • Real-time status update (track and trace)
  • Guaranteed access to capacity
  • Valid for all products
  • Minimum chargeable weight per shipment: 1650 kg
  • Airport to airport service
  • Real-time status update (track and trace)
  • Reduced cut-off time up to 30 minutes

*All Cargolux products & services are also offered by Cargolux Italia