Shipping Perishable Items

Perishable goods are accepted for transportation; including fresh fruit and vegetables, fresh and frozen seafood, other foodstuffs, hatching eggs and flowers.

Without an Alaska Commercial Account, perishable goods shipped by individuals must be prepaid. The consignee’s telephone number must be included on the air waybill.

Perishable items must be packaged to withstand 48 hours in transit without refrigeration. GEL type ice packs are recommended as wet ice is prohibited. Styrofoam coolers are not allowed as outer packaging.