At Kelley Air, our goal is to provide outstanding service to our customers and we pride ourselves on the integrity of our company and our employees.
We are experts at emergency door-to-door expedited freight management throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico, picked up in an hour or less in many cases. Charter, Expedite, or Scheduled Air Freight. Kelley Air has the highest percentage of on time delivery in the industry. We excel at finding a solution to your critical shipment to arrive ontime when other carriers say it can't be done. Our customers include tier 1 and tier 2 automotive manufacturers, aircraft manufacturing and medical equipment manufacturers. We have a network of over 21,000 freight carriers and air carriers all across the US, Canada and Mexico and can have a truck at your door in as little as an hour. Put our unique ability to solve your most critical shipments to the test. Give us a call today Put our 30+ years experience at creating innovative solutions to your critical needs to the test. Give us a call today.
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One man and a plane
Owner and president Scott Kelley started in 1988 with just himself and a charter plane(shown to the right).
Owner and president Scott Kelley started in 1988 with just himself and a charter plane(shown to the right). Fuel was $1.40 a gallon and hanger fees where $140.00 a month.
In 1994 a second plane hanger was opened to more efficiently accomidate Western Michigan customers at Grand Rapids airport. (GRR)
Air charters were expanded to include much of North America pushing gross sales over $5 million for the first time.
Kelley's design team perfected an innovative Blast Fax system where hundreds of air carriers could receive request to bid on an air charter load seamingly instantaneously.
An innovative approach to creating a single location website the Air Charter BidBoard come into wide use. Charter operators receive an email with freight infomation in as little as 1 minute. They can login to the website and place a bid. This innovative new design shortened the length of time from customer request to plane on the ground to pickup a load significantly.
The Kelley offices were moved to it's current location in Kentwood to allow more space to expand the dispatch and customer service teams.
The Ground BidBoard expanded on the Air Bidboard concept to ground freight expedite. Today our bidboard has access to 21,000 planes and trucks all across North America with just a few keystrokes.