The cargo unit of the ground handling services at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is operational 24/7 whilst the operations unit annexed to the Airport Customs Directorate conducts regular working hours.
All services from when the cargo is retrieved from the depot to when it is loaded on the aircraft are coordinated by ground handling personnel.
Cargo services offered to airlines that have special agreements require exceptional care and it is compulsory that the services are carried out by certified personnel who have been trained to international standards.
Cold Storage Rooms
9 Cold Storage Rooms measuring 25 square meters each, with temperatures adjustable between +5 and -25 degrees.
Hydraulic ramps with a capacity of unloading five vehicles at a time are available. The area is wide enough to permit 150 large vehicles to maneuver.
Enclosed equipment and ULD pallet preparation areas measuring 3270 square meters and an open shed containing 9 cold storage depots.
There are offices for lease measuring 12 square meters within the terminal building for Air Cargo Agencies and airline companies. Suitable work stations for customs and operations services are located on the ground floor.
The ISG Cargo Office comprises of 3 battery powered reach trucks, 2 battery powered tractors, 3 tractors, 2 battery powered forklifts, 1 diesel forklift, 5 battery powered transpallets, 10 manual transpallets, 6 electric conveyor belts,1 6 ton scale, 4 X-Ray machines and 7 chargers.