Cargocenter

Having reached a record of 800,000 tonnes of cargo in 2016, Luxembourg Cargocenter is the 7th largest airfreight platform in Europe and the 25th largest in the world. Thanks to its location in the heart of Europe, the cargo centre connects to 6 continents on a daily basis by air. It also has direct highway connections to any European city. Its well-developed European road feeder and distribution network provides an outstanding connectivity to the top EU consumer markets which can be reached in less than 24 hours.

The state-of-the-art cargo centre is a major hub for electronics and high-tech and also includes a free-trade zone for valuables. The centre sees a vast variety of cargo each day ranging from perishables and live animals to medical devices and pharmaceuticals.

Key Features:

  • Over 1.2 million tonnes handling capacity per year
  • Short shipment transit time of approximately 8 hours
  • Cargocentre and customs open 24 hours
  • Special outsized freight handling facilities
  • Fast customs clearance
  • Top-level maintenance
  • Optimized for cargo-only aircraft, accommodates 8 wide-body jets (expansion planned)
  • 4000m runway, all-weather Cat IIIb operations
  • high slot availability

Infrastructure

Thanks to LuxairCargo’s continuous investment, Luxembourg Airport is today one of Europe’s most advanced airfreight handling centres which boasts a unique infrastructure. The centre is home to the latest technology and techniques such as:

  • 100% temperature controlled perishable handling
  • Pharma & Healthcare hub (certified uninterrupted cooling chain for pharmaceuticals)
  • Special outsized freight handling facilities and a cargo fast lane
  • A unique cargo fast lane
  • Dedicated and specialized animal station

Security

Security is of utmost importance to the Cargocenter. In fact, video surveillance monitors all terminals, truck docks, apron and outside areas every minute of the day. Much attention has been given to cargo protection, allowing the centre to exceed all major airport international requirements.

Environmental aspects

In the past years, Luxembourg Cargocenter has placed a great deal of importance on environmental design concepts. Energy saving procedures as well as an effective waste management system have been put into place in order to reduce the negative effects of handling activities on local communities and the environment as a whole. Today, the Cargo Centre is proud to say that all its electrical power is generated from renewable energy sources.

  • A cogeneration plant saves 23% on fuel
  • An 8,700 m3 basin purifies water runoff
  • Custom-designed aircraft handling equipment lowers noise and emission on the ramp by 70%.

Contact Luxembourg Cargocentre

Phone (+352) 2456 6001

Fax (+352) 2456 6101

freight.handling@luxaircargo.lu

www.luxaircargo.lu

Cargo Handling Management Phone : (+352) 2456 6001
Cargo Handling Special Services Phone: (+352) 2456 6011
Cargo Handling Customer Service Phone: (+352) 2456 6204
Cargo Handling Shiftleader 24/24 Phone: (+352) 2456 6060
Cargo Sales Export Phone: (+352) 2456 6162
Cargo Sales Import Phone: (+352) 2456 6172

Airlines

ACR Aero-Charter

23, Klimenko Street, Kiev
Ukraine 03110
Phone (+38) 044 207 0815
Fax (+38) 044 207 0817
acr@acr-air.com
www.acr-air.com

Air Bridge Cargo Airlines

Société filiale au Luxembourg
Airfreight Logistics Sàrl
22 rue Gabriel Lippmann
L-5365  Munsbach
Phone (+352) 20 40 77 47
Fax (+352) 20 40 77 47 90
www.airbridgecargo.com

Atlas Air

2000 Westchester Avenue
Purchase, NY 10577-2543
Phone: (+1) 914 701 8000
Phone: (+1) 914 701 8001

Bluebird Cargo

Lynghals
4, 110 Reykjavik – Iceland
Phone (+354) 420 0200
Fax (+354) 420 0202
www.bluebirdcargo.com

Cargolux

Cargolux Airlines International S.A.
Head Office
Aéroport de Luxembourg
L-2990 Luxembourg
Phone (+352) 4211 1
Fax (+352) 4211 3747
info@cargolux.com
Reservations:
Phone (+352) 4211 3335
Fax (+352) 4211 3692
reservations@cargolux.com

Cargolux Italia S.r.l.

Head Office
Strada Provinciale N.52, n.3
I-21020 Vizzola Ticino, Italia
Phone (+39) (0331) 23 3811
Fax (+39) (03) 3123 0573

China Airlines

Aeroport de Luxembourg
L-1360 Luxembourg
Phone (+352) 3483 63 1
Fax (+352) 2634 0403
www.china-airlines.com

Ethiopian Airlines

Cameroon Road
ABCO Building, 1st Floor
Addis Ababa,
Ethiopia
Phone: +251 11 66 14 111
www.ethiopianairlines.com

Euroasian Cargo, Luxembourg

Silk Way Airlines
Euro-Asian Sarl,
Phone: +352 263 40433
Fax: +352 263 40437
reservation@euro-asian.lu

Lufthansa Cargo

Aéroport de Luxembourg
Luxair Cargo Center, Office E2029
L-1360 Luxembourg
Phone (+352) 8002 2222
Fax (+352) 8002 9999
lhluxteam@dlh.de
www.lufthansa-cargo.com

Uni-Top Airlines

Luxair Cargo Center
Office K-2093
L-1360 Luxembourg
Phone: (+352) 2634 0686
Fax: (+352) 2634 0686
cgolux@uni-top.com.cn

HNA Yangtze River Express

Luxair Cargo Center
Aeroport de Luxembourg
L-1360 Luxembourg
Phone (+352) 3483 63 1
Fax (+352) 2634 0403
www.yzr.com.cn

Qatar Cargo

Aéroport de Luxembourg
Luxair Cargo Center, Office I-2072
L-1360 Luxembourg
Phone (+352) 24 56 97 71 / 72
Fax (+352) 24 56 97 70