Air Cargo Management

BUS416 (Not Liberal Arts) Air Cargo Management 3 hrs. 3 crs. This course offers intensive study of the practices and problems of management with respect to air cargo. The importance of air cargo service to the economy, current assets protection, development of the industry, screening, regulation, complexity of the market, carriers, freight forwarders and third party logistics, along with rate and tariff problems, aircraft, terminal facilities, and future prospects are all discussed. Field trips will be made to such places as an air cargo terminal, and an airfreight forwarder. The course culminates in an air cargo policy and procedures handbook. Preq: BUS 335, BUS 360 and BUS 362.