outsized cargo

outsized cargo

Cargo which exceeds the dimensions of oversized cargo and requires the use of a C-5 or C-17 aircraft or surface transportation. A single item that exceeds 1,000 inches long by 117 inches wide by 105 inches high in any one dimension. See also oversized cargo.
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Anil Bal, managing director, Flywell Aviation, said: India represents an important growth market for Antonov Airlines, and we are pleased to be representing them to offer customers a cost-effective and time-efficient method of shipping heavy lift, super heavy lift, and outsized cargo globally.
The flight will be operated by an Emirates SkyCargo Boeing 777 Freighter, which has the capacity to carry just over 100 tonnes of cargo, and with its main deck cargo door being one of the widest of any aircraft, enables it to uplift outsized cargo and carry larger consignments.
Emirates' Boeing 777 Freighter aircraft is capable of carrying 103 tonnes of cargo, with its main deck being the widest of any aircraft, enabling it to uplift outsized cargo and carry larger consignments.
Then, logisticians must start retrograding unneeded outsized cargo items exceeding sling-load weight limits and work with the maneuver community to reduce such places to an expeditionary equipping level.
Steve Manser, director of cargo charter sales for Saudia Cargo, says his company is seeing an increasing number of requests to carry outsized cargo for the oil and gas industry, both in its scheduled and charter markets.
On both routes Emirates SkyCargo uses its Boeing 777 Freighter aircraft, which is capable of carrying 103 tonnes of cargo, and with its main deck being the widest of any freighter aircraft, it's able to uplift outsized cargo and carry larger consignments, a statement said.
The outsized cargo was loaded through the nose of the AN-124 aircraft with the assistance of a mobile crane, special loading ramp and onboard winches.
Their hard work contributed greatly to the success of this outsized cargo movement," said Brugirard.
Recognizing the need for cost savings in mobility operations, Stevenson sees financial gains in cutting back on the C-5 and C-17 for strategic airlift of outsized cargo and supplementing these airframes with fast sealift and an expanded Civil Reserve Air Fleet.
outsized cargo capability might restrict DOD's ability to meet its large cargo airlift needs in a timely manner.
Right after receipt of the enquiry the charter flight department swung into action and found out a monster Antonov An-124 aircraft to airlift such huge and outsized cargo.
Rounding up carriers to truck this outsized cargo was becoming limited due to sister ports needing the same requirements.