Tuesday, May 21, 2024
ANA Cargo transported two live horses from Narita to Hong Kong

ANA Cargo transported two live horses from Narita to Hong Kong

ANA Cargo shared that two live horses were transported from Narita to Hong Kong on a Boeing 777F aircraft in April.

At the request of NIPPON EXPRESS GROUP, two horses entrusted by Spix were transported to Melbourne for breeding, and ANA was responsible for the transport between Narita – Hong Kong.

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ANA’s specialised ULD affectionately referred to as the “Horse Stall,” was exclusively designed for the safe and comfortable transport of our equine passengers. During a recent flight, the team not only ensured the horses’ well-being but also accommodated their grooms and our staff onboard.

ANA Cargo

Recognising the delicate nature of these magnificent animals, meticulous pre-coordination took place with the customer to guarantee a journey that prioritised safety, comfort, and reliability.

“Every effort was made to minimise any potential stressors, such as temperature fluctuations or vibrations, ensuring a serene travel experience for our four-legged companions,” said in the company.

ANA Cargo

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Anastasiya Simsek started her journalism career in 2016 at Ukrainian TV-Channels: 24 Channel and 1+1 Media. Having worked across a number of different sectors, including news, medicine and lifestyle, she joined the Air Cargo Week editorial team in 2024. To share your news and exclusive insights, contact Anastasiya.Simsek@AirCargoWeek.com

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