In the line with the national objective to increase export, SAPS has developed most modern cargo terminals and the best air freight units in Pakistan. Except Quetta, these Cargo Complexes are provided with Import AFU, Export and unaccompanied baggage section. These Cargo Complexes provide the services of Import, Export, UAB handling, Immediate Clearance group and Clearing / Forwarding.
Cargo Complex at Karachi is manned by professionally trained manpower which is regularly trained on latest techniques. SAPS Karachi has been ISO 9001-2008 certified by internationally reputed SGS Company. The complex comprises of Import, AFU, ICG and Export Terminals. It also has a chiller facility to meet the clients demands of maintaining a temperature from +2ºC to 8ºC round the clock. A Dangerous Goods storage has been built to the spacious standards of CAA Pakistan. Provided with 03 latest technology (TSA approved) Cargo Scanning machines, SAPS Cargo Karachi is maintaining the international security standard. The Complex is spread over a vast area with specious cargo warehouse, where all transactions are fully automated. Round the clock physical security as well as CCTV monitoring adds to its performance.
Shaheen Cargo Terminal is one of the main gateways for Export and Import of Cargo Transaction carried out at Islamabad Airport. It provides best cargo handling facilities to British, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Thai, Shaheen Air and Bhoja Air under the supervision of well qualified personnel. It is equipped with latest scanning machine, CCTV, Cool Room, Dangerous Storage Area, large space to house the cargo in well built import / export sheds and vast open space to park the incoming and outgoing goods transport trucks. The cargo manpower is fully trained in ULD build up, handling of dangerous goods, Fire Fighters equipped with latest Fire Fighting Appliances and Security Guards to give security cover round the clock. The Terminal is capable to handle 10 to 15 thousand tons cargo yearly. The area is spread over 80 thousand sq ft and is located near PIA Cargo Terminal on main Airport Road.
SAPS Cargo Complex Lahore is Pakistan’s first ever purpose built Air Cargo Complex which is capable to handle about 200,000 lac tons cargo every year. Spread over 1.800 million sq ft with over 16,000 sq ft of office space for airlines, custom etc., It has been designed for a safe and sound cargo handling with latest cargo scanner(TSA approved), CCTV, Strong Rooms and Cold Room which are all provided with latest Fire Fighting facilities. A separate place has been built for perishables, explosives and other dangerous goods. The Complex is catered to provide a large number of docks for trucks / transporter with wide open parking area. SAPS Cargo Complex is located in the close proximity of Allama Iqbal International Airport and is fully automated to help clients in speedy clearance of cargo.
SAPS Cargo Terminal Complex Peshawar has been built on 30,000 sq ft covered and 50,000 sq ft open area adjacent to the Air field hardly 500 meters away from Apron. Cargo Complex is capable of handling about 50,000 tons of cargo every year. It has been provided with the modern Air Cargo facilities like Rapiscan 532H Cargo Scanner(TSA approved), CCTV, Strong Room and Cold Room equipped with latest fire appliances. Separate place has been provided for Perishable, Explosive and Dangerous goods. For expeditious cargo processing, 40 feet long cargo trailer can be parked right in front of scanning room. An independent office block named Aviation Building comprising of 24 offices is built on an area of 32, 896 sq ft as a joint venture with CAA Peshawar to accommodate airlines & cargo agencies offices and is located adjacent to SAPS Cargo Terminal Complex Peshawar. Parking area in front of Aviation Building is constructed on an area of 11,750 sq ft, specifically to accommodate heavy cargo vehicles.
SAPS is fully equipped at Quetta and providing services to Shaheen Air International and Non Schedule airlines, Quetta the provincial capital of Balochistan, Pakistan. The airport is the fourth highest airport in Pakistan (1605 meters above sea level). It is second largest airport in the south region of the country and the largest for the province of Balochistan. It is situated 12 km south-west of the city spread over an area of 35 acres (140,000 m2). Average scheduled flights were 1332, non schedule flights 247, and the total recorded passenger flow was 152,698 in 2007.
SAPS is proud to provide the handling services to Fly dubai 1st International airline at Multan Muhammad Bin Qasim International Airport (IATA: MUX, ICAO: OPMT) is an airport situated 10 km away from the city centre of Multan in Punjab, Pakistan. It is not as large as the other airports in Pakistan.
In Domestic Sector Shaheen Air International restarted its daily operation from Karachi with Boeing 737 in February 2012 whereas Bhoja Air also launched weekly 2 flights from Karachi with Boeing 737-200 for Multan in March 2012.
Flydubai announced thrice a week flight service between Multan & Dubai with Boeing 737-800 from 14th March 2013 and became first foreign airline to operate regular scheduled passenger flights from this airport.
Shaheen Air International also started twice a week flight service for Multan – Dubai sector from 31st March 2013.
Shaheen Air International announced two weekly flights in between Multan & Medina from 1st June-2013.