Loading of air freight

Air Freight

Sea & Air

We connect continents: Our air freight services stand for excellent quality, flexible handling and absolute reliability.

In global competition, every moment counts. Our international teams know this very well and therefore handle your air freight in exactly the way that suits your demands. You can take advantage of groupage shipments as well as exclusive premium services. In addition to consolidation and direct shipments, we also offer project and charter transports all the way to on-board courier services.

As part of our Greater Midwest Service, we also have a specially tailored offer for your USA shipments. Benefit from competent advice and support at eye level as well as a worldwide network at important airports on both sides of the Atlantic.

Our Services at a Glance

If you want to send your freight worldwide by air, you depend on a coordinated and efficient logistics service. This is exactly what we can provide: from consolidation at selected airports to charter traffic or on-board courier services, you will find the tailor-made solution for your demands.


Consol / Groupage Loading

  • Consolidation shipments several times a week to selected destinations
  • Your variant for a good price-performance ratio
  • Due to the consolidated loading as ULD - Unit Load Device the risk of damage is reduced considerably compared to single shipments

Air Freight Premium Services in Import and Export

  • Standard direct loading
  • Express loading
  • On Board Courier Services
  • Charter services (partial and full charter)
  • Next Flight Out Solutions (NFO)
  • Dangerous goods loading

Do you want to handle air freight with us? Then you will find the current Incoterms 2020 here, which regulate risks, costs and insurance obligations for international air freight transports.

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USA Transports

Direct Air Cargo Consolidation Services.

With our Greater Midwest Service, we connect Europe with the Midwest of the United States and beyond several times a week. We offer our customers weekly consolidation services via Frankfurt and Amsterdam airports. Thanks to fixed service agreements, you can expect fair prices and turn to fixed contact persons who will provide you with excellent service and advice on all transport-related issues.

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Air Freight Containers and Pallets: Perfect Solutions for Flexible Logistics

In the world of freight logistics, air freight containers and pallets are indispensable elements that ensure flexibility and efficiency in every transport. NOSTA therefore offers a wide range of these innovative solutions to ensure that your cargo reaches its destination safely and smoothly. We rely on both container solutions and pallets so that we can always find a tailor-made solution for your cargo.

Infoleaflet Container and Pallet Sizes Air Freight

Good to know

In principle, almost all goods can be sent by air, from industrial goods or components from the automotive industry to chemicals and FMCG and consumer goods.

Yes, for example regarding hazardous goods. There are goods that are simply too dangerous to send by air freight.

Speed is certainly one of the main factors, but a high level of security is also an argument. Some products are also very sensitive to environmental influences (e.g. moisture, salt water) and could be damaged when shipped by sea.

Yes and no, it depends entirely on what and why you want to send goods by air freight. For valuable cargo such as smartphones with a value in the millions, the proportion of costs for air freight is rather low.

Our information leaflet provides you with an overview of the various containers and pallets for air freight.

Infoleaflet Container- and Palett Sizes Air Freight

International air transports require special attention, for which we are well prepared. We take care of customs formalities and the selection of the optimal route.

Our team will always communicate with you to ensure a smooth process.

Sea & Air
Sea & Air

No destination too far - as a full-service provider, our core competence in the Global Forwarding business unit is to optimally master the challenges of global logistics.

Sea Freight
Sea Freight

We put your freight on course - our sea freight specialists coordinate your intercontinental shipments and take the wheel for you when it comes to logistics.


We ensure fast and smooth customs clearance for you and accompany your goods traffic across national borders.

Project Cargo
Project Cargo

Too big, too heavy, too wide, too complex? We offer you complete solutions for complex transport projects.