Shipping Dangerous Goods by Air
When it comes to air cargo services, some items and materials require more careful handling than others. A dangerous good includes any article or substance that poses a significant risk to the health and safety of those handling them, or to a cargo plane and other property when transported by air. This includes:
- Flammable solids
- Flammable liquids
- Oxidizing agents
- Toxic and infectious substances
- Radioactive substances
- Corrosive materials
- Miscellaneous items, such as lithium batteries
Stratos Jets has extensive experience in organizing the safe transport of dangerous goods by air for clients within the United States and abroad. This field requires a great deal of technical knowledge and expertise, which is why we only partner with the most highly trusted operators in our industry.
We are committed to following the regulations and policies for shipping dangerous goods by air, and to providing the highest margin of safety for our clients. Our air charter agents are highly trained to ensure they remain up-to-date with the latest shipping guidelines and procedures.
We strive to educate our clients so that they understand the processes involved in transporting dangerous goods by air. Our charter associates also have extensive knowledge of the available aircraft makes and models, which allows them to select the most suitable cargo plane for your specific transportation needs.
With thousands of cargo jets to choose from worldwide, and with access to more airports than our commercial counterparts, we can arrange the transport of dangerous goods by air with greater flexibility and efficiency.
To learn more about shipping dangerous goods by air, or to obtain a quote for cargo charter flights, talk to one of our knowledgeable air charter associates by calling (888) 593-9066.