special cargo


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special cargo

[′spesh·əl ′kär·gō]
(industrial engineering)
Cargo which requires special handling or protection, such as pyrotechnics, detonators, watches, and precision instruments.
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The agreement defines procedure for transiting special cargo to Afghanistan via the territory of Kazakhstan.
His story is about the launch of the Soviet Union's second satellite which carried special cargo - a dog named Laika.
In addition to refueling, the Anchorage airport enjoys special cargo transfer rights that are not available elsewhere, further bolstering its attractiveness for cargo and logistics operations.
2013 (through November) showed a volume growth of 7 percent year-over-year, for all special cargo together, with pharmaceuticals (9 percent) and valuables (14 percent) achieving the highest percentage growth," says Gerard de Wit, managing director of WorldACD, the Amsterdam-based air cargo market data specialist.
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The ship will make call in Novorossiisk, where it will take on board special cargo and set off for the designated area of its combat duty in the eastern Mediterranean," the source said, according to AFP.
When we received the call to say the dinosaurs had docked in the UK, it was all hands on deck at the zoo to ensure the final arrangements had been made to receive this special cargo.
Don't get me wrong, Baby on Board signs in my opinion are vital because they remind the driver behind of a very special cargo and can be invaluable to emergency services in the case of an accident.
We [had it delivered via] special cargo to Dubai and now it is here.
in the transport of official AFP cargo, the remains (of fallen soldiers), special cargo and ammunition," said AFP deputy chief Lt.
The Q3 jinlong yufeng is available with two kite-boards made of carbon fibre-reinforced polymer on the roof, a flat outdoor pouch that has a special cargo floor liner, vertical aluminium struts in the single-frame radiator grille extend over its full height, xenon plus headlights tinted in anthracite, and aluminium panels that cover the upper sections of the air intakes.
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