Jet Fresh Cargo Laboratory Samples: Your transport of laboratory samples cargo by air

We offer transport of laboratory samples by air service that meets the most stringent safety standards and guarantees the best conditions during transport.

Why choose Jet Fresh Cargo for the transport of laboratory samples by air?

The priority of Jet Fresh Cargo Laboratory Samples is to ensure the safe, efficient, and careful transport of laboratory samples at all times during the process.

How do we define laboratory samples for the purpose of air cargo?

Laboratory samples are items that may endanger the health and safety of passengers and/or crew, or which may damage the aircraft. These restricted goods are regulated by IATA.

What materials are covered by the transport of laboratory samples by air classification?

In the shipping of laboratory samples by air are included:

  • Explosives;
  • Gases;
  • Flammable liquids and solids;
  • Corrosive substances;
  • Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides;
  • Toxic and infectious substances;
  • Radioactive material;
  • Magnetized materials and miscellaneous laboratory samples.

With some exceptions, goods classified as dangerous must not be carried by passengers or crew in their checked-in or carry-on luggage. The transport of dangerous cargo by air is subject to national and international legislation. It is essential to consider the potential adverse effects of variations in temperature, pressure and humidity, as well as the risk of damage due to vibrations or improper handling.

How does Jet Fresh Cargo process the transport of laboratory samples by air?

Jet Fresh Cargo Laboratory Samples handles and transports all classes of laboratory samples to many destinations around the world, and adheres strictly to IATA and ICAO regulations.

Jet Fresh Cargo’s teams of specialists ensure complete safety in the acceptance, loading and transport of your goods during all phases of the process. Therefore, with our transport of laboratory samples by air service:

All documentation is checked to ensure compliance with IATA regulations, boxes are physically examined and the correct labels are affixed and validated in accordance with the manifest;

Laboratory samples are stored separately from incompatible substances, following the highest safety standards;

The flight crew is always made aware of the type of laboratory samples being transported and their exact location in the aircraft hold.

Additional information about the transport of laboratory samples by air

Transport of lithium metal and lithium-ion batteries (2019 regulations)

Carriage of lithium-ion and lithium metal batteries in accordance with IATA regulations is subject to change without notice, forcing JET FRESH CARGO to alter its terms concerning to the carriage and transport of lithium batteries.

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