Air Cargo


Our commitment to our airline customers is to
consistently provide quality cargo handling
services by dedicated people who deliver results.

Air General is able to attract and retain good people because we recognize we are in the people business. Our customers’ cargo is handled by motivated employees, who want to come to work and do a good job, day after day. We have found that in addition to our excellent benefits and pay that keep our employees loyal and committed, there is also the security of working for a family-owned and family-run company that truly understands and cares about their daily challenges. Since 1961 we have been providing our airline customers with a full range of cargo handling services with complete IT and telecommunication support in your facility or in ours.  Air General leases one quarter million square feet of modern, fully equipped warehouses at 21 U.S. airports. Whether your needs are manpower support, or full service cargo handling, and anything in between, we are your go-to cargo service provider.

Air Cargo Services

  • icon Import and Export Cargo Handling

    Air General provides all import and export handling needs whether it be document handling, cargo agents and/or warehouse handling. Our highly trained and experienced staff are ready to handle your specialized cargo such as live animals, high value products, human remains, dangerous goods, perishables, pharmaceuticals and more.

  • icon Cargo Compliance and Safety

    Our expert corporate team oversees all the various safety training programs of the many airlines we represent. We ensure implementation and strict compliance of all governmental regulations relative to cargo handling and cargo security. Your high priority for safety and security is our constant focus.

  • icon Cargo Security Screening

    Air General understands what it takes to make sure cargo is safe to fly and in compliance with all TSA, Customs and other Government rules and regulations. At our larger locations the cargo screening teams work independently of our other cargo agents so they can focus on cargo security. We utilize modern equipment and highly trained personnel to ensure we meet this very important requirement.

  • icon 24/7 Mail Handling Services

    If you need full USPS mail handling with 24/7 coverage, call us. We will take care of all mail scanning requirements, and deliver on-time, high mail scan performance at any location.

  • icon Customs Bonded Warehouse

    We handle Container Freight Station (CFS) shipments and consolidations at all of our bonded warehouses throughout the U.S. Our U.S. Foreign Trade Zone operation in the Port of Tampa will meet your unique and specific requirements for imported merchandise.

  • icon Line Haul
    Services

    Our extensive, first-class fleet of tugs will provide ramp transfers and line haul of your cargo and mail to and from the aircraft, on-time, every time.

  • icon Dangerous Goods Handling

    We have certified and experienced personnel handling and checking your dangerous goods shipments and documentation. Dangerous Goods qualified agents are carefully selected and are sent to required airline courses and or our own rigorous course.

  • icon Local Pick Up And Delivery

    At various locations we offer local pickup and delivery services for you and your customers. Please contact the respective manager for details and rates.

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Other Core Services

  • Cargo Sales Support
  • Cargo Accounting
  • Full Service Cargo Training
  • Freighter Handling
  • Heavy Lift and Oversized Cargo Handling
  • Cargo Palletization
  • Special Cargo Projects
  • Labor Contracts
  • Air Cargo Consulting Services
  • Ocean Cargo Services ›