dnata and SATS’ Cool dollies are used to transport temperature-sensitive cargo such as vaccines between aircraft and their temperature-controlled warehouses.
Changi Airport has two ground handlers – dnata and SATS. Both have existing cold rooms with adjustable temperatures. Earlier this year, dnata and SATS both rolled out cool dollies. These temperature-controlled equipment allow for temperature-sensitive goods to be delivered in an unbroken airport cold chain, between aircraft and temperature-controlled warehouses.
Singapore’s national carrier, Singapore Airlines, has launched its THRUCOOL service in 2018. THRUCOOL services accord pharma shipments with quality and priority uplift.
Strengthening our air cargo connectivity
The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a drastic decline in passenger aircraft movements – which means a fall in belly-hold capacity (cargo can be carried in the belly-hold of passenger aircraft).