UAE-based Etihad Cargo has has announced it has been awarded IATA´s Centre of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification in Pharmaceutical Logistics, the company said.
The airline is one of only 16 carriers to hold this important certification worldwide.
The certifications cover both the airline operations of Etihad Cargo, as well as cargo handling and warehousing at its hub in Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Etihad´s cargo handling subsidiary Etihad Airport Services LLC has also been awarded the CEIV Pharma certification. Combined with Etihad´s global air cargo network spanning the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australasia, through its modern fleet of passenger aircraft as well as its dedicated fleet of Boeing 777 freighter aircraft, this dual certification reaffirms Etihad´s ability to offer customers a seamless end-to-end temperature-controlled solution and reinforces Abu Dhabi´s positioning as a key global logistics centre.