FAQs

Registering with United Cargo

Q. How can I arrange a shipment via United Cargo?

Q. I would like to register all my company's offices as users of unitedcargo.com. How do I do this?

Q. I'm a registered user and my company moved to a new location. How do I update our company information?

Domestic shipping

Q. Where can I get information about United Cargo's US domestic services?

Q. Can I book something to an area that is only served by a United Express® flight?

Q. Why does my shipment show Waitlisted on the booking confirmation page?

Q. Where can I get air waybill stock?

Q. I used to have recur bookings with United Cargo. How are recur bookings handled in your new system?

Pricing

Q. What SCR code should I use to ensure accurate pricing for my shipment?

International shipping

Q. Which international air service is best for me?

Q. Does United offer guaranteed international air service?

Q. I am located outside the United States. Do I have to call the United States to ask questions or book shipments?

Shipping a pet

Q. Where can I find information on transporting my pet?

Packaging, size, and weight

Q. I have a question on packaging requirements, where do I find this information?

Q. Are there any package weight and size restrictions?
A. Each aircraft has its own size constraints. Shipments on our larger widebody aircraft are restricted by the size of the containers and pallet boards they hold. Shipments on narrow-body aircraft are restricted by the size of the door opening on the cargo pit of the aircraft. For details, view our container specifications and aircraft specification charts located in the Shipping guides section of our site. You can also contact United Cargo for further assistance.



Q. What is the difference between actual weight and dimensional weight?

Tracking your shipment

Q. How do I track my domestic shipment?

Billing

Q. Where can I get help with a question about a United Cargo invoice?

Flight status

Q. How can I check on a flight's departure or arrival status?

Website

Q. Which browsers should I use to access your web site?

Q. Must I re-register for your new UC360° website?

Q. How can I get help with a question I have regarding your website?

Q. Why does my shipment show Waitlisted on the booking confirmation page?