air freight

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1. The transport of goods by aircraft, either in a scheduled airliner or chartered airliner carrying passengers (an all-traffic service) or in a freight plane (an all-freight service). Air cargo usually consists of goods that have a high value compared to their weight.

2. The cost of transporting goods by aircraft. It is usually quoted on the basis of a price per kilogram.

Subjects: Business and Management.

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