6.8.26. How to Integrate with Tax-Air Freight?

This "How to" should provide you with the necessary steps to implement a working integration with Tax Air from scratch using Babelway.

Figure 6.150. 


Preferred Protocols and Message Formats. Tax Air supports receiving X12 messages through sFTP.

Contact and Resource information. 

  • EDI team contact information: EDI@TAXAIR.COM

Setting up your connection

Tax Air will come and drop files on the FTP server gateway you configure for them. Thus you will have to align and share with them all the information highlighted below (credentials, in/out folders):

Figure 6.151. 


In order to send out content to Tax Air, you will make your files available to them on an FTP Server Gateway OUT:

Figure 6.152. 


Configuring your messages

You may be required to send out 997 acknowledgements. Additionnally for documents you send them you may request to receive a 997 acknowledgement. You can correlate it with your original messages. In both cases, you should have a look at Babelway's 997 implementation:

Figure 6.153. 


This documentation is based on our integration projects but we'd love to enhance and update it with your own feedback and experience: support@babelway.com.

Last update: June 25 2018