'cool supply chain the ultimate aim'

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo

Your partner in pharmaceutical air freight logistics

When transporting pharmaceuticals, you need a strong partner with in-depth knowledge of the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical industry, and trusted expertise. The continuous creation of innovative new products and processes is considered to be of highest strategic relevance. The industry relies on speed, reliability and efficiency of air cargo for moving high-value, temperature-sensitive cargo.

Quality at the heart of our business

As a leading carrier, we continuously search for innovative and reliable solutions that serve the industry better. More and stricter regulations and guidelines necessitate our customers to rely more and more on closed cool chain solutions. Therefor we consider it a must to control our part of the supply chain. Building on our GDP certified airlines and hubs in Amsterdam and Paris, we are committed to ensuring that the product integrity of pharmaceuticals is maintained throughout its journey. After all, transporting high-value time and temperature sensitive shipments requires the best care for patients’ safety.

Always a solution

To ensure proper management of your business we have designed a special cool chain product portfolio. With our Closed Cool Chain solutions©, for shipments demanding the strictest temperature control, we are able to offer you rental arrangements with a large choice in containers and suppliers. With this premium solution you can choose from active - (dry ice and electrical heating or cooling units) or passive containers (Phase Change Materials).

With our Controlled Cool Chain solutions©, in combination with the packaging solution of our customers, our operational teams take care of the valuable and temperature sensitive goods worldwide. They ensure that the shipment is transported and stored within defined temperature ranges (2-8℃, 15-25℃, and 2-25℃).

From specific equipment to special conditioned storage facilities, from precise monitoring to dedicated handling, AIR FRANCE KLM MARTINAIR Pharmaceutical Logistics always has a solution to suit your needs!


Air France-KLM Group is a global airline with a strong European base. Main areas of business are passenger transport, cargo transport and aeronautical maintenance. Air France-KLM is the leading Group in terms of international traffic on departure from Europe. In 2015, it offers its customers access to a network covering 316 destinations in 115 countries thanks to its four brands Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Transavia and HOP! Air France. With a fleet of 546 aircraft in operation and 87.4 million passengers carried in 2014, Air France-KLM operates up to 2,200 daily flights from its hubs at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol. In 2014, Air France KLM Martinair Cargo carried 1.3 million tons of cargo. In addition to its global network of passenger aircraft, the group offers cargo maindeck capacity on 2 B777 Freighters, 4 B747-400 Freighters, 4 MD-11 Freighters and 15 B747-400 Combis. Find out more

Air France and KLM are members of the SkyTeam alliance which has 20 member airlines, offering customers access to a global network of over 16,320 daily flights to 1,052 destinations in 177 countries.