Frequently Asked Questions

What is air freight forwarding?

Here at Alaska Air Forwarding we specialize in air freight forwarding services. This means we ship heavy lift cargo to and from Alaska via air transportation. Using our network of connections and fleet of transportation, we are able to ship anything from a new charter engine to a large stock of inventory to and from any point on the Alaska map. Browse our site to learn more about our air freight forwarding services.

What type of cargo/freight do you ship?

We ship a variety of inanimate objects for various clients in different industries. We have the experience and expertise to transport massive equipment and large inventory shipments under extreme conditions.

• Engines
• Inventory Shipments
• Mechanical and Electrical Equipment
• Replacement Parts
• and much more!

We do not ship live animals. Browse our site to learn more about our air freight forwarding services.

How long does it take to ship cargo to Alaska?

There are several variables when it comes to shipping freight to and from Alaska. The amount of time it takes depends on the pickup and final destinations, weather, amount of cargo and several other factors. For a more in depth response, get a quote online or call our 24 hour LIVE support line at 800-426-0004.

What cities in Alaska do you ship to and from?

Alaska Air Forwarding has been shipping freight to Alaska since 1965! With this much time in the business, we have established connections across the entire state of Alaska. We have access to even the most remote areas, such as Little Diomede Island. We are even able to get around the Dutch Harbor Shipping Embargo. To find out more take a look at our service area map or read about our remote shipping services.


Call 800-426-0004 for 24/7 live support or get a quote online.