HISS is established as an American company, incorporated in the State of New York, specialized in the transporting of helicopters worldwide. We are aligned with Bruzzone Shipping, Inc., a leading international freight forwarding company which operates under a valid Federal Maritime Commission License and is a licensed U.S. Customhouse Broker, as well as an authorized I.A.T.A. agent.
HISS has affiliates in virtually every territory in the world, such as:
Our specialists employ cutting edge technology and creative logistics concepts to meet the needs of our customers worldwide.
Our offices and affiliates can effect and control safe movements from house to house or door to door or anything in between. We customarily use air-suspension tractor-trailers, or specially designed vehicles and equipment for heavy and medium lift helicopters.
HISS can arrange for comprehensive transportaion insurance at reasonable insurance rates. We typically spend considerable time on damage prevention through proper planning, careful carrier selection and constant monitoring.
At our headquarters in Inwood, NY and through our affiliated agencies throughout the world, we arrange for export and import formalities, to include aircraft temporarily used abroad or for purposes of foreign exhibition.
Quick local response. We are equipped to handle spare parts and components urgently needed overseas. We offer consolidated air freight rates for regular shipments, not indicated as urgent. We also offer full container rates as well as Less-Than-Container loads. Oversized and out-of-gage aircraft are given break bulk rates, usually on a lump-sum all inclusive basis.
HISS has OEM and maintenance diagrams of nearly every helicopter manufactured throughout the world, including russian helicopters. This allows HISS to determine shipping parameters for each type/model of helicopter and their respective costs for shipper's budgetary requirements. Through our extensive knowledge of transportation, we try to anticipate every possible situation, thus avoiding surprises.
We understand the meaning of AOG. Our staff of professionals stand ready to ship AOG and extremely urgent shipments to virtually any destination around the globe. We select the fastest possible routings through scheduled airlines. Transfer to airlines with interline agreements are closely monitored by our affiliates at connection gateways. HISS or affiliate agents will arrange for customs clearance if requested by our customers.
HISS will not disclose any information provided by our customers to any other operator or broker.