Are you a jeweller? Do you need to deliver an exceptional piece to a client on the other side of the world or a few thousand kilometres away in complete security? Need to send or receive precious stones from South Africa, India, Russia or Botswana? AEROAFFAIRES knows your constraints. Diamonds and precious stones are very valuable goods. They require safe and secure transport. As a jeweller, you cannot take risks when transporting these precious objects. Air transport is the fastest and safest method. It allows you to transport diamonds, precious stones or custom-made pieces safely. In this article, AEROAFFAIRES explains how to transport diamonds and precious stones by private jet.
Can jewellers carry diamonds and precious stones in their hand luggage on a commercial flight?
It is not recommended that you carry diamonds and precious stones in your hand luggage on a commercial flight. Airline security rules can be strict and may result in the confiscation of jewellery. Jewellers should opt for private jet transport to ensure the safety of their jewellery.
Why is it in the interest of jewellers to transport diamonds and precious stones by private jet?
Jewellers choose private jets to transport diamonds and precious stones for several reasons. AEROAFFAIRES offers you an overview of the most common reasons.
The private jet offers increased security during the entire transport of the gems.
As a jeweller, you ensure the safe transport of diamonds and precious stones by travelling in private jets. Private jets offer increased security for passengers and their belongings. You can also choose to travel with your own security.
The private plane: the fastest way to ensure the delivery of gems.
Air transport is the fastest method of transporting diamonds and precious stones. Jewellers cannot afford to waste time when it comes to transporting valuable jewellery. Private jets can provide fast and efficient transportation for jewellers.
Transport of precious stones by private jet: confidentiality assured.
Jewellers can guarantee the confidentiality of their business transactions. For this, it is recommended that you use private jets to transport their diamonds and gems. You can travel anonymously and discreetly.
How can the safety of diamonds and precious stones be guaranteed when transported by private jet?
Additional measures to ensure the safety of their diamonds and gems are taken when they are transported by private jet.
Choose the right carrier: entrust the mission to AEROAFFAIRES.
Jewellers need to choose the right carrier for their diamonds and gems. Having a good reputation and being experienced in transporting valuable jewellery are two necessary conditions for choosing a carrier. With 30 years’ experience in air brokerage and the transport of specific, luxury or collector items, AEROAFFAIRES will be able to transport the items you entrust to us. Thanks to a highly developed network of partner airlines and FBOs, your goods will travel in complete discretion and security.
Make sure the baggage compartment is secure.
Ensure that the baggage compartment of the private jet is secure and locked at all times. Secure locks and surveillance cameras ensure the safety of the jewellery.
As jewellers, you can ask the carrier to install an additional locking system for extra security.
Hire a security guard or use the Onboard courier service.
It is not uncommon for jewellers to hire a security guard to accompany deliveries. The security guard watches over the jewellery on board the aircraft at all times and ensures its safety. These professionals protect the valuables and provide additional security during transport. A similar service dedicated to the transport and delivery of luxury goods exists: the Onboard courier.
Use a safe on board the private jet.
Jewellers can use safes to transport their jewellery. Safes are designed to be transportable. They provide additional security for the jewellery during transport.
Transport of precious stones by private jet: control of transport conditions necessary.
Jewellers should control the conditions under which gems are transported to avoid damage or loss. Precious stones are transported under controlled temperature and humidity conditions. For example, gems such as diamonds and rubies are transported at a specific temperature. This is between 18 and 22 degrees Celsius. The humidity should not exceed 50-60%. Emeralds are transported at a temperature of 16 to 18 degrees Celsius. The humidity should be between 40 and 50%.
Jewellers can also use special boxes for the transport of precious stones. These maintain the necessary temperature and humidity conditions to prevent damage or alteration of the quality of the stones.
Transport of precious stones by private jet: customs formalities to be respected :
The transport of precious stones by private jet requires compliance with specific customs formalities. This is to ensure their security and traceability. Here are some of the customs formalities for transporting gems by private jet:
- Obtaining the necessary documents: Before transporting gemstones by private jet, it is important to obtain the necessary documents such as certificates of origin, certificates of authenticity and necessary export or import permits. Before customs checks, make sure that the documents are in order. You will need to present them to the customs authorities.
- Declaring the value of gems: When transporting gems by private jet, you must declare their value for customs control. Jewellers should provide an estimate of the value of the gems being transported to avoid delays or customs problems.
- Comply with transport regulations: Gemstones transported by private jet must be packed and transported in accordance with international civil aviation regulations. Special boxes are provided for the transport of gems. They are sealed to ensure their security and traceability.
- Customs control on arrival: On arrival, customs authorities may inspect the gemstones being transported to ensure compliance with customs formalities. You will be asked to provide additional documentation or answer customs questions to substantiate the traceability of the gems being transported.
Jewellers, transport your precious stones and diamonds with AEROAFFAIRES.
Transporting diamonds and precious stones is a delicate task. It requires special attention to security and confidentiality. Jewellers choose private jets to transport their valuable jewellery safely, quickly and discreetly. The additional security measures ensure that the jewellery is safe at all times. Choose AEROAFFAIRES to ensure the safe and secure transport of diamonds and precious stones. You will have the peace of mind you need to do business with confidence, anywhere in the world.
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