Air Automated Manifest System (Air AMS) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How Descartes Can Help 

As a long-standing innovator in technology for the air cargo industry, Descartes is at the leading edge of Air AMS compliance. Our solutions are built based upon consultative efforts between carriers, forwarders, and customs agencies to ensure compliance requirements are exceeded.

Descartes technology streamlines data sharing to enable multi-party collaboration, reduces the risk of submission errors and delays, improves filing efficiency and productivity, enhances customer service with real-time shipment and clearance statuses, and responds to exceptions with robust reporting and alerts.

Descartes technology is also extensible. Our solutions are modeled with a standard and scalable architecture to support similar security filing initiatives, including Air AMS, and others globally.

"We’ve been using Descartes Air AMS for 10+ years to facilitate customs filings for air cargo. Descartes helped us scale our business and completely automate filing for lower-value ecommerce shipments."

— Frank Casano, CEO, aircitypost 

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