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Shipping a Aerospace Equipment

What's in this article?
  1. Aerospace Equipment Transport Services
  2. Cost Shipping Factors For Aerospace Equipment
  3. Transportation Method
  4. Transportation Distance
  5. Transportation Speed
  6. What To Look For In A Heavy Equipment Shipping Company
  7. Preparing Your Aerospace Equipment For Shipping
  8. Get In Touch With A-1 To Ship Your Aerospace Equipment
Shipping a Aerospace Equipment

Aerospace Equipment Transport Services

Aerial vehicles, aircraft parts, machinery, tools, and instruments are examples of aerospace items.

Often, shipping companies are contracted to transport this aeronautical equipment because of its weight and dimensions.

According to the type of vehicle, the route, and the delivery time, it can cost anywhere from $1.00 to $5.00 per mile to deliver aerospace equipment.

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Cost Shipping Factors for Aerospace Equipment

Costs of transporting aerospace equipment are influenced by many factors. An estimate is determined by inputting factors like how urgently the item must be delivered, how far the item has to travel to reach the destination, and what kind of heavy equipment is being transported.

Transportation Method

According to the mode of transport used, the cost of heavy equipment transportation can vary widely. Prices may vary based on the mode of transportation used. Choosing a more expensive means of transportation will increase your costs. The following modes of transportation are available: land, sea, and air.

Transportation Distance

In comparison with sending them locally or to another state, sending aerospace equipment across the country is much more expensive. When shipping short distances, shipping costs are higher than what is commonly believed. If an aerospace equipment is being transported short distances, the total cost is less, but the cost per mile is more.

Transportation Speed

If you need the item before or after a certain date, the shipping costs may vary. Freight rates will be higher if you need the item before that date. As a rule of thumb, if you wait until the end of the period, you will be charged the regular fee or even far less. For the shipping firm to ensure your package arrives on time, it will take a greater amount of money and effort on their part.

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What to Look for in a Heavy Equipment Shipping Company

One of many heavy equipment transportation providers may be sending your aerospace equipment to you. This is dependent upon the type of aerospace equipment you have. It is certain that there will be one that suits you best.

Always conduct research before choosing the shipping company you want to work with. As long as you conduct this search correctly, you will receive all of the information you want, including reviews from other customers. To learn more about a company, it is useful to read what other people have to say about it.

It is important to make sure that the shipping firm you choose is licensed before you hire it. Regulations and licensing of transportation are dealt with by the Department of Transportation of the United States.

Preparing Your Aerospace Equipment for Shipping

  • During the transportation of the equipment, it is imperative that it is in good working order and clean. The equipment may need to be examined by a mechanic before it can be moved.
  • As a matter of fact, it is very important to ensure that the equipment you are using is properly insured.
  • Make sure that your aeronautical equipment is free from any clutter.

Get In Touch with A-1 to Ship Your Aerospace Equipment

We are here to help you if you need it. Contact us at 1-888-849-2447 or via our website. Our services include the relocation of heavy equipment anywhere in the world.

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Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. 

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood. 

With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.

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Trans Global Auto Logistics, Inc.
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NO. 018191NF
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Paramount, CA 90723
NO. 013055NF
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Boca Raton, FL 33431
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NO. 17858N
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Boca Raton, FL 33487
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