PDQ Cold Call Transport Knowledge Base

Here at PDQ Cold Call we like to arm our customers with the correct knowledge and advice about their transportation, from hazardous classes to how to package your shipment for air freight we'll advise in this section of our website.

Air Freight

What is IATA?

IATA stands for International Air Transport Association which is the trade association of the worlds airlines.

What information do i need give for shipments?

You need to give a commercial invoice, packing list and any supporting documents such as DG paperwork, some countries require extra paperwork such as certificates of origin.

What are the temperature controlled air freight options?

We work with a number of airlines who offer bespoke pharmaceutical and food services.

What about Hazardous Air Freight?

Hazardous freight we again have a number of options we need a little more information such as UN number, packing group and packing instructions and if the cargo is PAX – Passenger Aircraft or CAO – Cargo Aircraft Only.

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Air Freight

What is IATA?

IATA stands for International Air Transport Association which is the trade association of the worlds airlines.

What information do i need give for shipments?

You need to give a commercial invoice, packing list and any supporting documents such as DG paperwork, some countries require extra paperwork such as certificates of origin.

What are the temperature controlled air freight options?

We work with a number of airlines who offer bespoke pharmaceutical and food services.

What about Hazardous Air Freight?

Hazardous freight we again have a number of options we need a little more information such as UN number, packing group and packing instructions and if the cargo is PAX – Passenger Aircraft or CAO – Cargo Aircraft Only.