EuroAirport: The prime cargo gateway in Europe
Linking global supply chains to France, Switzerland & Germany
Located centrally in Europe, the logistic industry benefits from a range of multimodal options available. The strong economy of the region is the backbone for full freighter and express cargo operations to and out of EuroAirport. Besides Qatar Airways cargo which is touching down four times weekly, Turkish Airlines Cargo and Iberia Cargo are operating scheduled full freighter services, next to all other carriers offering RFS service from and to the EuroAirport. In addition, DHL, FedEx, TNT and UPS connect several times daily to their intercontinental hubs.
Cargo Terminal: built for reliable efficiency
Opened in 2015, the new Cargo Terminal is a state-of-the-art platform geared to cargo stake holders specific needs. It is well equipped to meet increasing demand and fully delivers on speed, safety and reliability.
The IATA CEIV Pharma certified, temperature-controlled Cargo Terminal facilities at EuroAirport enable seamless logistics processes on a compact hub with direct aircraft access. This translates to ultra-efficient ground handling and outstanding acceptance, transfer and delivery times.
Situated next to the vital transport arteries of France, Switzerland and Germany, the Cargo Terminal connects global supply chains to millions of businesses and consumers in Europe’s central economic triangle.
CURRENTLY, we are preparing ourselves together with the local cargo community to possible vaccine flows in order to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cargo Terminal at a glance
- 21,000 m2 column free warehouse space across 7 modules
- Temperature controlled between 15 and 25° C
- Various cool rooms for 2 to 8° and -20° C shipments
- IATA CEIV Pharma certified
Express Terminal: Top quality, ultra-fast
EuroAirport’s dedicated express cargo and courier facilities capable to handle up to 10’000 parcels and documents per hour.
Since 2016 EuroAirport has run several projects to modernize, extend and consolidate all express cargo services in a modern Express Terminal next to its existing Cargo Terminal operations. The cargo partners dealing with urgent and time-critical consignments can rely on ideal facilities and a privileged location to reach new levels of excellence in express logistics services.
Today the consolidated Express Terminal covers 12’000 square meters, more than double the size of the previous facilities, including warehouse, office and aircraft apron areas.
Cargo at EuroAirport
Unique strategic location
EuroAirport is Europe’s only binational airport serving a trinational area. Straddling one of the most robust economic triangles of the continent, its platform serves as a key gateway for passengers and freight customers.
Direct access to/from the EU and Switzerland
Superb access to highways in all three countries ensure that goods from and to the EU and Switzerland can be exported and imported with maximum efficiency and reliability.
EuroAirport is continuously investing in its state-of-the-art freight and express courier facilities geared to the specific needs of our regional customers and partners. A 3900m runway ensures reliable operation with any type of aircraft. UPCOMING: A Cross-Dock facility within the Cargo Terminal able to handle 2-8° C Pharma shipments from truck to aircraft.
Scaled for efficiency
Big enough to offer a comprehensive cargo platform, yet small enough to ensure short distances and customs processes: EuroAirport is the sweet spot to be successful in a hyper-competitive cargo world. For Pharma shipments a direct interface from the warehouse to the aircraft with an unbeatable transfer time of 2 minutes has become standard no discussion anymore about tarmac time.
EuroAirport’s dedicated cargo specialists are well versed in all operational and commercial matters. Our tailor made solutions are designed to take full advantage of the platform’s unique opportunities.
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