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PAC Rhino Transport
Black Rhinoceros, named Aria
Transporting Female Black Rhino from LAX to HNL
— Tanja Janfruechte, Pacific Air Cargo CEO
HONOLULU, HAWAII, UNITED STATES, September 30, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — From canine and cats to cows and horses, Pacific Air Cargo (PAC) has been transporting animals for over 20 years. Occasionally they’re requested to carry out a outstanding transport. Such is that this case. On September 29, the air cargo firm shipped a critically endangered, 8 12 months outdated, feminine, Black Rhinoceros, named Aria, from Los Angeles to Honolulu.
Aria’s switch from the San Diego Zoo to the Honolulu Zoo is a part of the extremely profitable American Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Species Survival Program (SSP). The Honolulu Zoo is optimistic of Aria efficiently producing offspring whereas of their care.
Aria weighs over 1,293 kilograms, she was born in human care on May 25, 2014, at one other AZA accredited Zoo.
Aria arrived in Honolulu early on September twenty ninth accompanied by three San Diego and one Honolulu workers members, together with two veterinarians. First to be off-loaded from the airplane, Aria was rigorously cared for as she made her means underneath particular police escort to the Honolulu Zoo.
“It is so amazing to be part of the Honolulu Zoo’s ability to balance their and other zoo’s animal populations,” acknowledged Tanja Janfruechte, Pacific Air Cargo CEO. “Pacific Air Cargo is honored to be trusted with such precious cargo.”
The scientific identify of a Rhinoceros is Diceros Bicornis which originates from the Greek “di” which suggests “two” and “ceros” which suggests “horn” or “nose horn”. Black Rhinoceros are generally often known as the “prehensile-lipped rhinoceros” as a result of the higher lip is tailored to feasting on bushes and shrubs — one of the crucial distinguishing traits.
“As always, Pacific Air Cargo is so pleased to be able to give back to our community by flying Aria to Honolulu where she will give great pleasure to the many families who visit the zoo each year,” mentioned Paul Skellon, Pacific Air Cargo Director of Marketing, Communications & PR. “We love all animals…no matter the size!”
Visitors to the Honolulu Zoo will quickly have the chance to see Aria each day between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm.
About Pacific Air Cargo
Founded in 2000, Pacific Air Cargo (PAC) supplies unique Boeing 747 categorical air cargo companies six days per week between Los Angeles and Honolulu, with onward connections to Hawaii’s neighbor islands, weekly companies to Pago Pago (American Samoa) and Guam, and US mainland highway feeder service to many gateway areas. Pacific Air Cargo CEO, Tanja Janfruechte and her skilled, pleasant crew have had an extended and well-respected historical past of dependable, on-time service to the air freight markets in Hawaii, the United States mainland, and all through the Pacific. Pacific Air Cargo was named as one of many Top 10 Freight Forwarding Services within the Nation in 2022 by Logistics & Transportation Review.
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