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                                                                                                                              December 03, 2008

                                                                                                           Amended on December 25, 2008
                                                                                                              Nippon Cargo Airlines Co.,Ltd.


    Handling of Lithium Metal and Ion batteries following Amendment of IATA Regulations (REVISED)


Thank you for your understanding and cooperation for flight safety.

Regulations on lithium batteries in IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations 50th Edition to take force on January 1, 2009 will be amended. To ensure flight safety and smooth handling, we have issued the handling guideline as attaced. We would appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
And IATA issued an addendum for Dangerous Goods Regulations 50th edition.
The amended item in the attached document 1. is hilighted in red.
The attached documenmt 1. was originally issued by 3 Japanese operators on 01Dec'08.
However, this revision is issued by only Nippon Cargo Airlines.

Attached document:

1. Handling of Lithium Ion batteries following Amendment of IATA Regulations (Revised on December 25, 2008)

2. Guide for Lithium Metal and Ion Batteries Handling (NOT RESTRICTED, Labelling, Marking and Completion of AWB)