Air Freight Forwarder

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A freight forwarder specializing in air cargo.

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Who are air freight forwarders?

Air freight forwarder is someone who can help you transport cargo by air; it could be either designated cargo planes or passenger aircraft. Ordinarily, the air freight forwarders are indirect air carrier; however, in some cases, they can own their aircraft. 


The forwarders have a good relationship with Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and in-depth understanding of the processes, which is why, they can offer better rates. 

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