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Trust our 20 years of experience in expedited freight and same-day shipping!

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Ship by Air

The best service, the best value.

Get the full range of shipping capabilities – local, next flight out, same day, overnight delivery, 2-3 day international, courier service, charter air and exclusive use vehicles.

Best of all, get the reliability, deliverability, customer care and know-how that only come with 20 years of experience.

That’s the deeper value we offer, from listening to you, to capture details, double-checking itineraries, protecting your precious cargo and getting it there on time in the most cost-effective way. That’s the difference between DBA/Kansas City and logistics ‘handlers,’ and it’s why we’re the leader in overnight, same day and specialty shipping.





  • From less than 1 lb. to thousands of lbs.
  • Same day shipping
  • Courier service
  • Next flight out
  • Hot Shots-Exclusive use vehicle services
  • Charter Cargo aircraft
  • Overnight delivery
  • Project Roll Out Management
  • 2-day and 3-day domestic and international shipping
  • International air and ocean shipping
  • Less than truckload (LTL) shipments
  • LTL shipment rescue
  • White-glove expedited shipping service

The Difference Between DBA and Low-Cost ‘3PL’ Providers.

  • Superior deliverability – Reliable same day, expedited and specialty shipping to deliver on time and protect your reputation
  • Precise tracking – With regular status updates and such services as creative re-routing to prevent delays
  • Expertise – 20 years of experience, with employee tenure that averages 10 years
  • Unmatched client support – 24/7 tracking, caring, responsive and transparent, we keep you informed to improve your shipping experience

“DBA is always incredibly courteous,
professional and responsive.”

– Rocco Romeo, Marel Food Systems

“We make sure the details are captured, itineraries are double-checked, and everything we handle is ‘ready to ride’…”

– Kevin Martinez, Principal of DBA Kansas and Missouri.

“Our shipping requires a lot of precision, it’s quite an operation. DBA makes sure it runs like a well-oiled machine.”

– Brian Arscott, Senior Meetings Manager, NAIC

“When our customers need mission-critical replacement parts for our equipment, we know that the team at Distribution By Air in Kansas City will find us the fastest and most reliable mode of shipping.”

– Troy Conrad, Weber Slicer