Now that we have a clearer idea about air freight transport (read more about this here) we will address the issue of existing capabilities and sizes in which it is possible to ship our cargo.
There are 3 types of aircraft where we can ship our goods: passenger planes, exclusive cargo and super transports that are the ones that carry the goods with oversized dimensions.
The Airbus 320 and Airbus 321 have an operating range of 3500 to 5600 km. This aircraft can load a line of pallets with the same base size as a larger aircraft, but with a smaller height.
The Airbus 319 is a single-cargo aircraft.
Airbus 320 Pallet no.: 4 + Loose cargo ? Volume: 19 m3 Capacity: 1.5 tons.
The Airbus 340 has 4 turbines and a range of 12000 to 15000 km. It has large cargo bays for pallets, as well as a rear bay of bulk cargo
It is equipped with large loading doors at the front and rear, for loading pallets or containers of 88" X 125" or 96" X 125".
Airbus 330-200 and Airbus 340-200 Pallets No.: 5 + Loose Cargo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Volume: 64.5 m3 Capacity: 10.3 tonnes
Airbus 340-300 Pallets No.: 7 + Loose Cargo Volume: 100.4 m3 Capacity: 16 tons.
The Boeing 737 has two central cargo bays, and reaches an operating range of 2700 to 4650 km. depending on the type of ship.
Boeing 737-300 Palletno: Loose Cargo ? Volume: 15 m3 Capacity: 2 tons
Boeing 737-500 Palletno: Loose Cargo ? Volume: 13 m3 Capacity: 2 tons.
The Boeing 777-200 reaches a range of 12000 km. with front and rear loading bays for 88" and 125" or 96" x 125" pallet loading.
Loose loading behavior is located at the rear of the aircraft.
Pallets No. : 6 + Loose Load ? Volume: 80 m3 Capacity: 18 tons.
The Boeing 747 standard operates in a mixed manner between cargo and passengers, with an operating range of up to 13,300 Km. for the 400 model. The Boeing 747 has pallet loading bays on its front and rear parts.
It is equipped with large doors for loading pallets or containers of 88" or 96" x 125".
Boeing 747-200 Pallet no.: 6 + Loose cargo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Volume: 83 m3 Capacity: 13 tonnes
Boeing 747-300 Palletno: 6 + Loose Cargo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Volume: 76 m3 Capacity: 12 tons.
From a commercial point of view, this aircraft offers significant differences with its predecessors as it has a higher load volume of up to 112 tons.
It also has higher capacity, particularly with additional pallets on the main deck and 40% more operating range at its maximum load capacity.
It also allows the possibility of six seats per flight for customers accompanying your cargo.
Pallets No. 39 + Loose Load ? Volume: 674 m3 Capacity: 112 tons.
Designed as a cargo aircraft, the Boeing 747F has reinforced cockpit flooring and little resembles the standard passenger Boeing 747.
The ship is equipped with a side door or nose (depending on the model), and can load twenty-nine 96" x 125" pallets or containers on the main deck, nine pallets on the bottom and loose bulk load.
Pallets No. 38 + Loose Load ? Volume: 669 m3 Capacity: 107 tons.
This is the kind of aircraft designed to carry large cargo.
If you need to transport a helicopter or even a plane, you need a Super Transporter.
It has a flight range with 47 tons of cargo of 1,667 km.
This aircraft has a huge cargo area located below the cockpit, allowing the cargo to fill almost the entire length of the aircraft.
The gigantic door at the front of the cargo bay opens completely.
Pallets No.: Depends on the load Volume: 1,400 m3 Capacity: 47 tons.
The world's largest transporter. With a load capacity of more than 250 tons, it can carry not only one, but 3 or 4 military tanks.
It has a flight range with 200 tons of cargo of 4,000 km.
The length of its wings together is almost the size of a football field, and its cargo bay can carry 80 cars
Pallets No.: Depends on the load Volume: 1,300 m3 Capacity: 250 tonnes
So there you have it whatever your requirement in Grupo Griska we have a wide variety of transport services for goods that adapts to your needs and to the cargo that you want to send or receive with the best conditions and personalized for you.