China Southern Cargo recently uplifted 22 racing cars following the conclusion of the 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup in Zhuhai, China, last month. The cars, uplifted from Guangzhou and destined for Amsterdam, included an Audi, Aston Martin, BMW, Ferrari, Peugeot, Lotus, Porsche, and Corvette, including the champion Peugeot NO.7.
The cars and accessories weighting 150 tonnes where shipped on two freighter flights – the first flight CZ471 operated using a B747-400F left from China Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport on 18 November and the second one using a B777-200F left on 19 November.
China Southern Cargo set up a specialist team to provide professional and dedicated service. After in advance communication with the customer, this specialist team followed and took charge of each process, provided customised transportation solution , prepared flight schedule, offered dangerous goods transportation support, conducted security check , built up special pallets, completed weight and balance and loaded the cars onto the freighter.