Shannon's unrestricted runway, round the clock operation, efficient handling and the presence of many of the major global logistics firms provide air cargo options unavailable at any other Irish airport.
Handling over 100 million pounds of airfreight annually, Shannon plays a key role in Ireland's international trading performance. The significant clusters of export-oriented industry in the West, Mid West and South of Ireland in particular depend on Shannon's cargo services and facilities for timely access to their major markets.
Operational Features:

  • 3,200 M. Cat II runway
  • 24 hour unrestricted operation
  • No slots or curfews
  • Handling experience of An124, B747F and MD11F aircraft on a regular basis
  • Choice of ramp and warehouse handlers
  • EU Border Inspection Post

Contact details for Cargo Carriers, Ramp Handling Agents and Transit Shed Operators at Shannon are provided below. If you need any further information please contact:

Patrick Edmond
Group Strategy Director | Managing Director, International Aviation Services Centre (IASC) 
Shannon Group
Tel :   +353 (0)61 712159

Cargo Carriers

Aer Lingus Cargo
Tel: 1850 767767
Tel: +353 (0)1 8444466
Delta Skyteam  
Tel: +353(0)1 8149006
Tel: 1890 725725 or + 353 (0) 61 365500
FedEx Express  
Tel:1800 535800
Tel: 1890 995500

Ramp Handling

Tel: +353 (0) 61 712392
Sky Handling Partners 
Tel: +353(0)87 6949109

Transit Shed Operators

Aer Lingus Cargo  
Tel: +353(0)61 715365
Tel: +353(0)61 472300