Global Logistics - Air Freight
Global Market Research and Industry Report
6 September 2007
Industry Code : H4832
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the air transportation of commercial cargo and are either: (1) scheduled operators - provide air cargo capacity in the belly holds of passenger or freight aircraft; (2) charter operators - provide freight transport on an unscheduled basis usually outside the network route of airlines; (3) freight operators - air transport dedicated to freight only; and (4) integrated carriers that operate their own aircraft to carry cargo as part of a door-to-door express service for shippers and importers of goods. The industry includes air transportation that is part of national postal systems. It excludes door-to-door courier services for small goods and parcels.
The major products and services in this industry are:
| - ||Scheduled freight air transportation
| - ||Non-scheduled chartered freight air transportation
| - ||Integrated services freight air transportation||
The primary activities of this industry are:
| - ||Air transportation of commercial cargo (except air couriers)
| - ||Air transportation of national postal systems
| - ||Non-scheduled air commercial cargo carriers (except air couriers)
| - ||Non-scheduled helicopter commercial cargo carriers
| - ||Charter air freight services|
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