Special Cargo

Commodities that require special or advance arrangement, packing, handling and in certain cases, documentation. Acceptance of this type of cargo are subject to specific regulations.

SPECIAL CARGO
CODE DESCRIPTION
PER General Perishable Cargo
PEF Flowers
PEM MEAT
PEP Fruits and Vegetables
PES Fresh Fish or Seafood
EAT Food stuffs
PIL Pharmaceuticals Products
BAG Baggage Shipped as Cargo/Unaccompanied Baggage
FRAGILE Fluorescent and incandescent lamps (LED)
  Chinaware, glassware
  Ceramic (earthenware, stone ware, porcelain)
  Electrical instruments
  Optical and photo equipment
  Electronic equipment (eg. TV, PC, laptop & etc.) without battery or no built in battery.
  Sculpture
  Liquids (not classified as DG)
LIVE PLANTS Live plants with roots (need a Quarantine permit)

 

General Cargo

All articles or materials that are not included in the list of Special Cargo are considered General Cargo or General Commodity.

FAK Freight of all kinds except Special Cargo

 

For more information you may call us at:

Cargo Operations Department
ALPAP Building 235 Andrews Avenue Pasay City Barangay 190 Metro Manila
Land line number  (+632) 5318-5980
Mobile: +63 906 154 1031
Email: cargo@air-swift.com

MANILA OFFICE HOURS:
Mondays to Sundays (including holidays): 3:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Outbound Cargo Acceptance
03:00 a.m. -12:00 noon

Inbound Cargo Releasing
07:00 am – 12:00 noon & 13:00 pm – 5:00 p.m.

EL NIDO OFFICE HOURS:
Mondays to Sundays (including holidays): 6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Outbound/Inbound Cargo Acceptance and Releasing
06:00 am – 12:00 noon & 1:00 pm – 5:00 p.m.

 

CARGO ACCEPTANCE CHECKLIST

NATURE OF GOODS
1.      Non-dangerous goods/non-radioactive/non-wet/non-live animals

PACKAGING
2.      In compliance with PI Y963 (DGR page 576)

SIZE AND WEIGHT
3.      Not more than 25 kilos by weight per package (loose cargo)
4.      Not more than 70 kilos for cargo in a wooden crate.
5.      Not more than 110cm in Length
Not more than 45cm in Width
Not more than 110cm in Height
*Check weight and balance manual on dimension for re-positioning.

MARKING AND LABELLING
6.      Shipper and Consignee are visibly marked
7.      Contact number/s

DOCUMENTATION
8.      Materials Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) if applicable

All cargo is subject to manual inspection by Screening Officer here in ALPAP with the presence of the shipper. Kindly bring an extra packaging tape for the final seal of the boxes/packages.

The airline has the right to refuse carriage of cargoes which is doubtful if the shipper unable to meet the standard procedures of the Operator.