Air Cargo Services Overview
The transportation of goods from place to place is becoming more and more common in today’s global marketplace. Air Transport Services is a leading provider of air cargo transportation and related services to domestic and foreign air carriers and other companies that outsource their air cargo lift requirements. Air Cargo Transportation production has become automated, transporting the goods to the customer has become a faster processor; faster movement of goods is the rule of the day.
The climate is in constant change. (Air) cargo transport results in CO₂emissions, which can have a negative impact on the environment. Air cargo Transport restricts CO₂emissions as much as possible by using vehicles that conform to the latest and strictest environmental standards.
However, we believe that with your help, we could achieve an even greater CO₂reduction: by having your goods transported using the Aircargo Transport Green Footprint service, a concept developed in association with the firm First Climate in which CO₂emissions are compensated through investments in renewable-energy projects.
The characteristics of air cargo transportation are:
-The supreme advantage of air transport lies in its quickness.
-It is the fastest mode of transport. But the cost of its operation is very high and thus it is suitable for only rich passengers, mails and light and costly cargo
-Air transport provides unbroken journey over land and sea and It is the fastest and quickest means of transport.
-Air transport had the highest speed among all the modes of transport.
-Air transport requires special preparations like wheelers links, meteorological stations, floodlights, searchlights etc.
-It does not require huge capital investment in the construction and maintenance of surface track like other means of transport.
-It can operate even when all other means of transport cannot be operated due to the floods or other natural calamities.