Dangerous Goods

We have the ability to transport dangerous goods around the world, fully compliant with all IATA regulations. Our staff undergo the most intensive safety training in the industry and are fully qualified and prepared in the handling and transportation of dangerous goods. This service ensures that any consignment can be shipped in the safest possible way, under the strictest regulations and with utmost care at all times.

Specially-dedicated areas for dangerous goods storage, segregated from other cargo goods, at our London and Madrid hubs
IATA certified dangerous goods handling professionals in at every stage


Booking Window

Up to 14 days before STD

Freight and Document Cut Off

3-6 hours before STD*

Freight Availability

3-6 hours after ATA*

Document Availability

2 hours after ATA*

Connection Times

720 mins**
720 mins**
720 mins**
720 mins**

Weight and Volume Limits

Operating aircraft limits apply

Booking Restrictions

No Radioactive on BA services
No Munitions of War allowed on any service

Recovery Promise

In the unlikely event that your cargo does not fly as booked we will notify you within 4 hours of ATD. We then ensure your cargo arrives at its destination within 48 hours of the original STA

Track and Trace Availability‚Äč

Track the status of your cargo here or download the IAG Cargo mobile app

Allocations Accepted

Block Space Agreements, Capacity Purchase Agreements and Permanent Bookings available

Special Handling Code

Yes - as per IATA regulations by dangerous goods type

Download Special Handling Codes

*Subject to station capability
**Subject to schedule