Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) has scooped the most votes in the Best Pet Shipping Airline for Asia & Oceania category at the Annual International Pet and Animal Association (IPATA) Conference in Melbourne.
The accolade was subdivided into different regions including America, Europe, Asia & Oceania and the Middle East & Africa – and was issued for the first time this year.
IPATA members voted on different areas including communication, reliability, price, and care during transfer, and compliance with IATA regulations.
AFKLMP Cargo director of specialities, Gerald Bergkamp said: “We are honoured to have won this award. Such a clear sign of appreciation for being specialists in pet shipping is indeed a great compliment for all the work we do on a daily basis,”
IPATA is a trade association represents companies specialised in the care and welfare of (domestic) animals during transportation.