FreshForward is designed to make the process of moving fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, fish, meat and flowers simple. We were the first carrier in the Middle East – and second globally – to be awarded the IATA CEIV Fresh certificate, so you can trust that your fresh produce will be transported safely with us.
Expedited ramp handling at all points
Late dispatch from storage to aircraft with priority
Dedicated perishables centre in Abu Dhabi
Temperature-controlled storage space
Shipments transported from aircraft to storage with priority
Contingency plans in place for any operational delays
Specific temperature set (eg FRO) with renting of ULD Containers
Stringent food safety management protocols within Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) methodology
We understand that the storage and handling of perishable items is crucial. That’s why our teams follow strict protocols to control the temperature of your shipment at every stage.
All of our cool rooms are equipped with alarmed temperature-monitoring systems, our cool rooms are calibrated every 12 months and every critical point is temperature checked and recorded in Abu Dhabi.
Yes. The type of cool room available in Abu Dhabi are:
Packaging materials and tqualities are listed in Section 6.2.1 of PCR (Perishable Cargo Regulations).
Yes. We need one day notice to arrange this for you.
Our trucking service provider in Abu Dhabi has a hard-sided reefer truck.
Yes, the temperature can be set to +2˚C and above.
Thermal blankets are used to maintain temperature while transporting the unit from the A/C to the cold storage room.
D-60 minutes for aircraft bays adjacent to cold storage and D-72 minutes for all other bays.
A number of methods are employed to keep perishables within a desired temperature range. Some shippers use, and some airlines provide refrigerated ULDs or active temperature controlled ULD’s.
The most common method of maintaining perishables within a desired temperature range is to include a quantity of wet ice, dry ice or gel pack either in the packaging with the content or with the packaging when loaded in or on a ULD.
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