Cross Borders Seamlessly with Seasoned Air Import Professionals
Take advantage of AIT's cost-effective, secure air import process
With the global air cargo market expected to balloon to $223 billion by 2028, organizations around the world are teaming with air import freight forwarding process experts like AIT to ensure their shipments make it across borders safely, securely—and on time.
And whether you need urgent next-day shipping or can flex up to four- or five-day transit times, we match your international air freight to the best solutions available via our Elite, Premier and Economy options.
Partnership with AIT delivers:
- 40+ years air freight expertise
- Strong relationships with 17 core carriers who prioritize your cargo
- Certified cargo screening facilities across the United States
- 24/7 shipment visibility and customer service
- And much more!
Choose from a wide variety of servicesAIT makes the air import process simple with comprehensive options including:
- Customer requests shipment
- Customer or origin agent provides shipment information
- Pick-up arrangements are made by customer or origin agent
- Origin agent books shipment, sends pre-alert to AIT
- Local carrier departs with shipment
- AIT tracks shipment, turns over documents for customs clearance
- Shipment arrives at destination airport
- Customs broker clears freight, delivers release documents to AIT
- AIT dispatches the shipment, providing delivery agent with necessary documents
- Agent delivers shipment and provides proof of delivery to AIT
- AIT invoices customer or origin agent
If you are importing to the United States, AIT's customs brokerage team also offers a "Wheels Up" service, enabling your shipment to clear U.S. Customs while it's still in the air—speeding up transit times as much as a full day.