Finnair is the largest Nordic air cargo carrier, transporting 149,000t of freight and mail annually, with cargo logistics hubs in Helsinki and Brussels as well as an extensive sales team in over 40 countries.

Specialized in air cargo traffic between Europe and Asia, Finnair Cargo serves 15 Asian and North American long-haul destinations out of Helsinki, and more than 60 destinations in Europe. With the new A350 aircraft Finnair’s long-haul cargo capacity will grow by up to 50% by 2020.

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Finnair Cargo’s Nordic Pharma Chain offers reliable shipping for delicate time and temperature-sensitive healthcare products requiring a controlled transport chain. Finnair Cargo passed IATA’s CEIV Pharma − Center of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics − programme as first airline in the world.

Finnair’s new cargo terminal, the COOL Nordic Cargo (CNC) hub, scheduled to open in May 2017, will feature a 3,000m2 dedicated pharma handling space with temperature control to protect the delicate pharmaceutical and life science products in accordance with shipper’s instructions. The temperature monitoring in the dedicated pharma area of the new COOL Nordic Cargo terminal will be integrated with Finnair’s new cargo management system, and customers will be able to track online also the temperatures in which the shipment is kept during terminal handling.

Finnair Cargo has also partnered with providers of active and passive containers that offer efficient protection for temperature-sensitive shipments. Customers with especially temperature sensitive shipments can pre-order such packaging solutions through Finnair Cargo Sales network.

Finnair Cargo is dedicated to offer best possible air cargo experience in the industry. Finnair personnel are trained to handle special cargo and general cargo requirements with service accuracy and dynamic response that meets with respective customer and industry expectations.

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