Posted: 4/9/2009, 11:39
Kenilworth Quarantine Stationís (KQS) August 2009 shipment departed Cape Town International on Friday, 14 August on Singapore Airlines (SQ7341) B747-400 freighter to Amsterdam.
Racing South Africa supervised the loading with ground handling support from Swiss Port and the flight departed well ahead of schedule. The 20 horses exported travelled comfortably under the professional care of flying grooms Dr Koos Neuland (also KQSís Quarantine Master), Malan du Toit and Andre Mos (European Cargo Services).
Morgan Cargo provided the overall logistical solution with Amsterdam-based European Cargo Services supplying the jet stalls.
The following dates are proposed for the November 2009 shipment from Kenilworth Quarantine Station:
Start Free Zone Residency (20 Days): Friday 18 September 2009
Start Pre-Export Quarantine (40 Days): Thursday 8 October 2009
Departure for EU: Tuesday, 17 November 2009
1. ALL DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE
2. ALL SHIPMENTS DEPENDENT ON DISEASE STATUS
3. ALL SHIPMENTS SUBJECT TO CHARTER VIABILITY
4. TRANSPORT SOLUTION PROVIDED
Please note, horses that are resident in the AHS Free Zone can be accommodated up until the start of pre-export quarantine, 8th October.
To make a booking please contact your preferred shipping agent or for general information about Kenilworth Quarantine Station, Dr Koos Neuland
Tel: +27 (0) 21 761 8338
Mob: + 27 (0) 84 656 6599
For the latest information regarding movement controls into the AHS Free Zone, please contact Dr Gary Burhmann, Chief State Vet Boland:
Tel: +27 (0) 21 808 5026
Mob: +27 (0) 83 642 0602
Fax: +27 (0) 31 314 1402
Mob: +27 (0) 83 406 4881