Neither air, nor land, or nor gloom of sea, stays pilot air freight from the swift transport of your goods to their destination. with about 75 offices in the us and canada and a global network of agents, the company, which does business as pilot freight services, is the largest privately held us freight forwarder. it offers a variety of freight transportation options, including next-day, priority, and economy services, to domestic, retail, medical, and military customers. as a freight forwarder, pilot buys transportation capacity from carriers and resells it to shippers. in addition, the company offers logistics services, including warehousing and distribution. chairman richard g. phillips owns the company.