International Air

AIT offers flexible international air cargo shipping solutions for import and export commodities.

Through a proprietary international partnership network, AIT offers air freight service door-to-door to most locations around the world. We pride ourselves on our ability to help everyone -- from first-time shippers to our established importers and exporters.

Direct Service

Our Direct Service enables you to expedite your priority cargo from the U.S., to destinations around the globe.

  • Priority air export service to IATA destinations direct from origin 
  • Direct flights whenever available
  • Premium Carriers with established time -definite services
  • Back-to-Back Service assuring timely customs clearance
  • Transit Time: 1-2 business days

Consolidation Service 

This standard air service strikes a balance between cost and service. 

  • Transportation to an AIT gateway city overnight
  • Scheduled consolidation service on Wednesday and weekends
  • Premium carriers with dedicated space
  • Fast and efficient service
  • Transit Time: 3-4 business days

European Distribution

Cargo of any shape or size can be distributed to every city in Europe – from any point in the world.

  • Centralized U.S., export site in Chicago, or three other strategically located regional gateways
  • Freight is checked in, inspected, palletized, protected and prepared for air freight transportation
  • Freight is recovered, clears customs, individual pallets and cartons are processed, manifested and labeled for surface transportation
  • Two EU customs options are available: centralized clearance in Amsterdam or freight can move in-bond to the destination and cleared locally
  • Utilizing freighter capacity, AIT’s European Distribution Service can handle your most difficult shipments:
    • Oversized
    • Out-of-gauge
    • Over-hang
    • Customer-built pallets
    • Unknown Shippers

AIT has a robust global logistics network, with over 53 offices worldwide.

See our Global Network