Human Remains

We ensure that all human remains are treated with the utmost dignity while in our care, and that they are brought home with the absolute minimum delay or disruption. We’ll also keep in contact with you every step of the way for peace of mind. Rest ensured, this very sensitive cargo is given high priority throughout its journey.

Human Remains shipments have a high on-board loading priority
Caring and compassionate service provided by our dedicated team of professionals

Specifications

Booking Window

Up to 14 days before STD

Freight and Document Cut Off

6 hours before STD

Freight Availability

6 hours after ATA

Document Availability

2 hours after ATA

Connection Times
LHR
LGW
MAD
BCN


300 min unitised / 720 min loose**
720 min
360 mins unitised / 360 unitised**
720 min

Weight and Volume Limits 

Operating aircraft limits apply 

Booking Restrictions

Human Remains cannot be sent as Prioritise

Recovery Promise

In the unlikely event there is a delay to your booking we will notify you within 2 hours of ATD. We then ensure your cargo arrives at its destination within 24 hours of the original STA

Track and Trace Availability

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

Allocations Accepted

No

Special Handling Code

HUM