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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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These cargo yards consist of a bulk cargo yard for steel products, a bulk cargo yard for grain crops, a container yard, a bulky cargo yard, an express cargo yard, an automobile cargo yard for commercial vehicles, and a special cargo yard for cold chain cargoes.
Speaking of the product, Mohammed Al Musafir, Senior Vice President -- Commercial Cargo, said "Secure Vault, our VAL offering, is one of a number of special cargo products our division will be focusing on as we proceed to better define our products and services for our guests, assisting them in better selecting the service they require depending on the type of consignment being transported.
Abdul Atti, who was classified as the world's heaviest woman, was medically evacuated in a special cargo plane from Alexandria, Egypt, in February to undergo bariatric surgery at the Saifee Hospital in Mumbai.
Making Christmas day extra special, the publisher is giving away 50 percent bonus cash to all Vehicle Exports, Special Cargo Deliveries and Biker Business Sales on the 24th and the eve of Christmas.
ISLAMABAD -- A special cargo plane from Pakistan carrying relief goods for the Sri Lankan flood victims Saturday arrived at Bandaranaike International Airport Katunayake.
COLOMBO -- A special cargo plane carrying relief goods for the Sri Lankan flood victims from Pakistan arrived at Bandaranaike International Airport Katunayake this afternoon.
It also manages ad hoc charters for Indian exporters and consignees, who have special requirements and want to export special cargo for specific projects, such as local festivals and music concerts.
The investigators found the airline's operations manual omitted critical information about how to properly secure the cargo, and also contained incorrect restraint methods for special cargo loads.
"We have the required expertise and a history of delivering very special cargo. But this is our first opportunity to handle a prehistoric item of such research value," Cochrane said.
MARYLAND (CyHAN)- Watch the unboxing of some special cargo from the International Space Station as Quincy Bean, the principal investigator for the space station printer, removes and inspects the first items made in space with a 3-D printer.
The agreement defines procedure for transiting special cargo to Afghanistan via the territory of Kazakhstan.
A Boeing special cargo jet that was stranded overnight at a Kansas airport too small to handle the giant aircraft took off on Thursday Nov.

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