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April 15, 2016

NCA's Support for Relief Supplies for “Kumamoto Earthquake”

Nippon Cargo Airlines Co.,Ltd (NCA, head office in Narita, Chiba ; President Fukashi Sakamoto) extends its condolence to those affected by “Kumamoto Earthquake” occurred on April 14, 2016.

We have decided to offer free of charge transportation of relief supplies for “Kumamoto Earthquake” as a humanitarian undertaking. The details are shown bellow:

  1. Route and Flight :

    There is no particular restriction to departing country or region of the cargo, provided that the cargo

    should be brought and carried, at consignor's (shipper's) responsibility and cost, into NCA at the airport of which NCA has its scheduled operation.

    * Please see our web site for flight schedule(

    However, trucking or other means of transportation beyond the arrival airport above is to be arranged and paid by either shipper or consignee.

  2. Requirements for application :

    1. Consignor (Shippers) and consignee (receivers) should be public institutions such as the Red Cross,
      governments and local authorities (any country is acceptable).
      Direct request from individuals, private company and private institution like NGO is not acceptable.
      In such a case those parties must first consult with public institutions above mentioned.
    2. Contract information of consignees (shippers) and receivers should be specified clearly.
    3. Places of departure/arrival should be those airports from and to which NCA provides services.
    4. Customs clearance and ground transit should be arranged before hand by the consignee.
    5. Cargos should be such items are tents, blankets, clothes, medical supplies, nonperishable foods,
      drinking water and other relief materials. In principle, dangerous goods, perishables and animals are excluded from the items for NCA's relief supplies transportation.
    6. As a basic rule, gross weight per application should not exceed 1 metric ton, with gross cubic capacity not exceeding 6m².
    7. The departing flight of the aid supply should be subject to the space availability.
    8. We will transport international freight only.
  3. Applicable period :

    Effective from April 15 till May 15 ,2016.

  4. Shipping inquiry

    Please contact your nearest NCA sales office.

For further inquiries:Please mail to Corporate Planning