Specialized - LIVE


specialized live
A Specialized Solution for Special Cargo

'Specialized-LIVE' guarantees the optimal transportation of live animals while taking safety, comfort and hygiene into account. Temperature controls and ventilation systems are available on aircrafts. In addition to regularly scheduled flights, charter flights are also available upon request.

Type of product

  • AV1 : ALL OTHER AVI
  • AV2 : HORSES, LARGE ANIMALS (CATTLE, SHEEP, PIG, GOAT)
    * RATE PER POSITION EXCLUDING O/C
  • AV3 : BABY POULTRY, HATCHING EGGS,ORNAMENTAL FISH (INCL CORAL)

Facilities & Equipment

  • Korean Air complies with the IATA Live Animals Regulations throughout the whole shipment process.
  • Special ULDs, each suitable for the carriage of a diverse range of live animals are available for use.
  • Other facilities and equipment will be provided to the customers’ request (Subject to change due to the circumstances at the local station).

Service Features

  • Attendants are permitted to board the flights when necessary.
  • Optimum Temperature for Transporting Live Animals
    Region Acceptable Temp Range Min Temp(Danger) Max Temp (Danger) Min Ventilation Rate
    COW 40-80°F 35°F 90°F 50CFM/1000LB BODY WT
    CALVES 50-75°F 45°F 85°F 10CFM/1000LB BODY WT
    HORSES 40-80°F 35°F 90°F 50CFM/1000LB BODY WT
    SHEEP 50-75°F 45°F 85°F 100CFM/1000LB BODY WT
    CAT&DOGS 70-75°F 45°F 95°F -
    PIGS (Over 15LB) 50-75°F 45°F 85°F 15CFM/ANIMAL
    BABY CHICKS 50-80°F 50°F 85°F 0.75CFM/BIRD, 2CFM/100BIRDS
    SMALL BIRDS 70-75°F 65°F 85°F -