military freight

Active duty: Western Stars hauling 108,000-pound tanks

| March 19, 2014

The Western Star full-axle tractors pictured here hauled three M88 tanks weighing 108,000 pounds each.

The tanks have arms

| March 02, 2014

And the frogs and dogs sing -- and other strange happenings at the military installation.

How to get access to military freight

| February 10, 2014

A primer of doing business direct with the military -- or the 3PL contractor controlling almost half of general military freight -- to haul DOD loads.

AA&E: Where the money is, if anywhere, in military freight

| February 07, 2014

FedEx custom-critical expediters Andy and Myrian Johnson are sunny about high-security military freight, where the money is -- if it's anywhere -- in the niche.

Losing ground: The military hauling niche

| February 06, 2014

Owner-operators continue to fight for access to military freight, though federal cost-cutting initiatives have reduced rates.

POLL: How have rates trended in military freight?

| January 06, 2014

For those hauling military freight, how have rates trended in the sensitive/not-so-sensitive areas of the niche these last five years? Tell us more about what you're seeing in comments under this poll.

Poll: Do you currently haul U.S. military freight?

| October 24, 2013

This poll looks at what percentage of drivers are moving military freight, whether solo operators on general freight or a team with arms, ammunition and explosives loads. Or not. Weigh in yourself.

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