Davidson Surface/Air is a logistics company headquartered in Hazelwood with over 1 million square feet in several locations around the St. Louis region. Davidson’s facilities and trucking fleet offer the highest degree of specialization and security needed in the aerospace industry. Two of its largest customers are Boeing and GKN Aerospace. Davidson is experienced at moving and storing items from the smallest parts to airframes from all corners of the globe.

Their services include the following:


Service to continential US
Oversized loads, hazmat, refrigerated and high-value freight
Canadian authority
Removable goosenecks, curtain-sides, conestogas, step-decks, lowboys
White glove service, satellite tracking and automated dispatch


Supply chain management and 3PL and 4 PL services
Receiving and quality inspections
99+% receiving and issuing accuracies
Short- and long-term and hazmat storage
EDI systems and customer integrated supply chain management
High value, low tolerance materials
Order fulfillment and kitting
Kit and conveyance management
Lean process improvement
Just in time point of use services
RFID and real time tracking
Oversized and specialized handling: F-15 wings, horizontal stabilizers, CH-47 aft
ISO 9001 certified in 2016

Kitting and order fulfillment:

Small parts kitting and inventory management
Just in time presentation and job kits
Large assembly kitting by sequence
Conveyance management
Process improvement to minimize unnecessary dunnage and improve workflow
Heavy 5S emphasis

Inventory Control:

Lot control maintaining FIFO
Cycle counts in accordance with Boeing production & customer requirements
RFID tagging for real time order and part location status


Don Davidson
11990 Missouri Bottom Road
Hazelwood, Missouri 63042
(314) 298.1885
(314) 467-1885