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HANDLING ACCEPTANCE DEADLINES AT AIR MAURITIUS HANDLING EXPORT CARGO SHED

TYPE OF CARGO ACCEPTANCE DEADLINES PARTICULARS
Perishables for bulk loading 3 hours
Perishables for ULD loading 5 hours
Valuables 2.5 hours Accepted by Shift Supervisors only
Live Animals 3 hours Accepted by qualified officers only in accordance with IATA Live Animals Regulations
Dangerous Goods 6 hours Accepted by qualified officers only in accordance with IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
Express Courier Bags 2.5 hours
General Cargo:
Passenger Aircraft
Maximum 48 hours
8 hours
3 hours

For loading on pallets & containers
For bulk loading on wide-bodied aircraft
WIP flights / Special cooling off requests 24 hours for general cargo only Subject to screening unless otherwise specified
Unaccompanied baggage on Air Mauritius Flights 72 hours In addition to physical check