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Seattle

What do you need to know?

Exports

Fast Ride: 2 hours

Must Ride: 4 hours

Just Ride: 5 hours for loose, 4 hours for shipper built units

VEX: 1.5 hours

Dangerous goods: 6 hours

Imports

Fast Ride: 2 hours

Must Ride: 3 hours for loose, 2 hours for shipper built

Just Ride:  3 hours for loose, 2 hours for shipper built

VEX: 1.5 hours

Custom hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 - 16:30 (closed public holidays)

Pharma & life sciences

COL Storage (Chiller) 2°C-8°C? Yes

Can separate pharma from perishables? Yes

Chiller temp range: 2°C-8°C

Chiller has out of temp alarm? No

How often is chiller temperature checked? Every 4 hours

Capacity of chiller: 160 m3

Notice required for chiller: Yes

CCTV on chiller door? Yes

Temperature controlled dollies / trucks available airside? Yes if required

CRT Storage (15°C-25°C)? No

ACT Can handle 'Active' ULDs? Envirotainer & CSafe

Dry ice supplier? Yes if necessary

Electrical outlets available for charging active units? Yes 8

FRO Freezer (-20°C)? No

Customer can break down their own pallets on the door? No 

Commodities & pets

Valuables

CCTV? Yes

Secure area for VAL (Vault)? Yes CCTV

Secure area for VUL (Cages)? Yes CCTV

Size of secure area: 8 x 8

Witness Loads: CCTV

Secure transfers to/from aircraft: Yes

Dangerous goods

DG storage area? Yes

Size of DG storage area: 20 sqm

Cars

Single position cars? No

Multiple position cars? No

Booking window required (lead-in time): n/a

Pets

Pets are accepted from SEA to LHR. Check out our pet page to find out more.

Gateway info & charges

Equipment used for airside towing / transfers: Dollies

Average transit time from facilty to aircraft: 5 mins

Staging time on tarmac prior to loading: 60 mins before departure

Average aircraft loading time: 30 - 45 mins

Average transit time for unload and transfer back to facility: 30 mins

Handling /kg: 0.18 USD

GHA charges for pallet breakdown (FISH): SLU USD $300.00 per unit

Dry Ice Check Fees (charged by VS): $75

Import charges: $50 USD (per AWB), $40 USD (per HAWB)