Special Cargo Handling Facilities
Equipped with different special cargo handling facilities, including AAT COOLPORT (Cold Chain Handling Centre for Perishables & Pharmaceuticals), Strong Room, Dangerous Goods Room, Live Animals Storage, as well as Radioactive Room, AAT is equipped to provide proper handling for different types of cargo.
AAT COOLPORT is the first on-airport cold chain facility with a complete temperature-controlled environment at Hong Kong International Airport for handling time and temperature sensitive cargo. AAT COOLPORT offers a dedicated temperature-controlled zone, covering the entire cargo handling processes, including cargo acceptance and release, build-up and breakdown, security screening and storage. New features include one-of-a-kind temperature-controlled truck docks with dock shelters and x-ray machine inside COOLPORT with CCTV surveillance. In addition, multi-tiered cold rooms, with temperature down to -28°C are supported by real time temperature and humidity monitoring system. The prime location with direct airside access facilitates seamless cargo flow. There is dedicated area for handling pharmaceutical products. COOLPORT complies with various international standards such as CEIV Pharma, GDP Pharma, CEIV Fresh. For more details, please click HERE.
Dangerous Goods Room and Radioactive Room
Dangerous Goods Room and Radioactive Room is set-up with advanced fire control system for handling category 2 to 9 dangerous goods and radioactive goods respectively. All dangerous and radioactive cargos are handled by trained and certified professionals.
The Strong Room has its own truck docks and is equipped with world-class security facilities to provide confidence in handling your valuable shipments.
Live Animal Storage Room
Located at the 1/F T2 East side, near the airside and the office of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department. In addition, the Live Animal Storage Room is equipped with air conditioning and cleaned to ensure animals are treated with proper care.