CAL Cargo Airlines Launches CAL VAL for Artwork and Valuable Cargo
May 5, 2015:-CAL Cargo Airlines is introducing a new product CAL VAL at the Air Cargo Europe taking place in Germany for transportation of artwork and valuable materials. CAL is to provide an escort in the flight to monitor the cargo and also will liaise with leading secured transportation providers to provide armoured road feeder services carrying the valuable cargo.
CAL VAL utilizes CAL's existing infrastructure and security services, including a fleet that is parked right on the "waterline", 30 meters in front of the CAL's warehouse, temperature controlled rooms and a warehouse that is observed by CC cameras at all times. Security is provided by CAL's dedicated security team, augmented by the external services of trained sniffing dogs. An extended insurance package is available (on request), 3rd party neutral company to monitor the operation, and CAL is also able to provide special charter services.
"Our slogan is Challenge Accepted and our entire operation is built to service this kind of non-standard cargo," said Eyal Zagagi, CEO of CAL Cargo. "We have years of experience dealing with these type of shipments and vast experience with delicate and precious artwork. We see growth in demand for this service both on our transatlantic operation and between TLV and EU which lead us to formulate our 6th product, CAL VAL. CAL VAL complements the rest of our product portfolio, including specialty products for Live animals, Dangerous goods, Pharma and perishable items, and other oversize and overweight cargo."
Valuable cargo commonly includes jewels, cash, medical equipment, bank documentation, high couture fashion, but mostly precious artwork.
Applying advanced real time tracking and reporting techniques, SMS updates on cargo location are provided, GPS tracking device can be attached to goods, along with a checklist and SOP subject to product.