Having earned the trust of museums and financial institutions all around the world, we transport the world's most precious cargo with the utmost care and precision.
The finer things in life deserve special treatment, which is why our team goes above and beyond to handle high value cargo with exceptional care from drop-off to pick-up.
Not only do we treat your shipments with exquisite care, we monitor them until they reach their destination. And with a network of more than 320 airports in 60 countries, there's no shortage of destinations.
If it's important to you, it's important to us. We have decades of experience moving high value cargo, so we encourage you to please contact us with any questions or concerns at 800-227-4622.
We classify high value cargo items as 1) those with a declared value of $10,000 USD (or more) and shipped within or between the U.S. (including the Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) and Canada or 2) those with a declared value of more than $1,000 USD per gross kilogram that originated in a non-U.S. country (except the U.K., GBP 450 or more per gross kilogram) or are exported from the U.S. or Canada.
Regardless of the value declared, the following items are also considered to be valuable cargo and may be subject to certain rules and restrictions:
Works of art, bills of exchange, bonds and bullion, currency and coinage of any denomination, declared value or quantity, data tapes containing sensitive personal data, deeds and dore bullion, evidences of debt, furs, fur clothing and fur-trimmed clothing, gems, gold bullion (cut or uncut, coined or uncoined), cyanides, dust or sulfides, jewelry (other than costume jewelry), money, promissory notes, pearls, platinum and precious metals, securities, negotiable, silver bullion (cut or uncut, coined or uncoined), concentrates, cyanides, precipitates or sulfides, stamps and postage or revenue, stock certificates, and watches (horological instruments, chronometers).
We do have a valuation charge for these items, which is seventy-five (75) cents for each $100 USD (or fraction thereof) over the value of our liability, plus 6.25 percent tax. (subject to change)
Human remains will not be accepted more than three hours before a scheduled flight's departure time.
Human remains may only be picked up between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Human remains should arrive at their destination between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 6 a.m. and noon Friday (except holidays).