Containers on vessel deck

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Useful Information

Air Freight Container Specifications

LD-1

  • IATA ULD Code: AKC Contoured Container
  • Also known as: AVC, AVD, AVK, AVJ
  • Forkable: AVY
  • Classification: LD-1
  • Rate Class: Type 8
  • Suitable for: B747, B767, B777, MD-11
  • Internal volume: 4.8 cu. m (169.5 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 1588 kg (3501 lb)
LD-1 Container Picture

LD-3

  • IATA ULD Code: AKE Contoured Container
  • Also known as: AKE, AVA, AVB, AVC, AVK, DVA, DVE, DVP, XKS, XKG
  • Forkable: AKN, AVN, DKN, DVN, XKN
  • Classification: LD-3
  • Rate Class: Type 8
  • Suitable for: A300, A310, A330, A340, B747, B767, B777, DC-10, MD-11, L1011
  • Internal volume: 4.3 cu. m (152 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 1588 kg (3500 lb)
LD-3 Container Picture

Insulated LD-3

  • IATA ULD Code: RKN
  • Classification: LD-3
  • Rate Class: Type 8
  • Suitable for: A300, A310, A330, A340, B747, B767, B777, DC-10, MD11, L1011
  • Internal volume: 3.0 cu.m (109 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 1588 kg (3500 lb)
  • Temperature Control Range: -20C to +20C
Insulated LD-3 Container Picture

LD-9

  • IATA ULD Code: AAP Enclosed Pallet on P1P base
  • Also known as: AA2, XAG, XAV
  • Classification: LD-9
  • Rate Class: Type 5
  • Suitable for: A300, A310, A330, A340, B747, B767, DC-10, MD-11, L1011
  • Internal volume: 9.1 cu. m (321 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight:
    4624 kg (10194 lb) lower deck
    6000 kg (13227 lb) main deck
LD-9 Container Picture

LD-11

  • IATA ULD Code: ALP Rectangular Container
  • Also known as: ALD, AW2, AWB, AWD, AWZ, DLP, DWB, MWB
  • Refrigerated version: RWB, RWD, RWZ
  • Classification: LD-11
  • Rate Class: Type 6
  • Suitable for: A300, A310, A330, A340, B747, B777, DC-10, MD-11, L1011
  • Internal volume: 7.2 cu. m (253 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 3176 kg (7002 lb)
LD-11 Container Picture

20 FT PALLET

  • IATA ULD Code: PGA 20ft flat pallet with net
  • Also known as: PGA, PGE, PGF, PSA, PSG, P7A, P7E, P7F, P7G
  • Classification: M-6
  • Rate Class: Type 1
  • Suitable for: B747F, B747Combi
  • Maximum volume: 33.2 cu. m (1174cu. ft.)
  • Maximum gross weight: 11340 kg (25000 lb)
20 FT PALLET Container Picture

88” PALLET

  • IATA ULD Code: P1P
  • Classification: 88” Pallet with net
  • Suitable for: B747, B767, B777, DC-10
  • Maximum volume: 11.9 cu. m. (420 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight:
    747/DC-10: 6033 kg (13300 lb)
    767: 5103 kg (11227 lb)
    777/DC-10: 4626 kg (10501 lb)
  • Can be loaded to 96" (162 cm) and 118" (300 cm) on freighters
88” PALLET Container Picture

96” PALLET

  • IATA ULD Code: P6P 10ft flat pallet with net
  • Also known as: P6A, P6C, P6Q, PMA, PMC, PMP, PQP
  • Classification: LD-9
  • Rate Class: Type 2BG
  • Suitable for: A300, A310, A330, A340, B747, B767, B777, DC-10, MD-11, L1011
  • Maximum volume: 21.2 cu.m (747 cu.ft.)
  • Maximum gross weight: 6,804 kg (15000 lb)
  • Can be loaded to 96" (162 cm) and 118" (300 cm) on freighters
96” PALLET Container Picture

HALF PALLET

  • IATA ULD Code: PLA half pallet with net
  • Also known as: PLB, FLA, P9A, P9B, P9P, P9R, P9S
  • Classification: HP
  • Rate Class: Type 6
  • Suitable for: Lower deck: B747, B777
  • Main deck: B707F, B727F, B737F
  • Maximum volume: 7.2 cu. m (254 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 3175 kg (6999 lb)
HALF PALLET Container Picture

16 FT PALLET

  • IATA ULD Code: PRA 16ft flat pallet with net
  • Also known as: PMA, P4A, P4M, PZA
  • Classification: MDP
  • Rate Class: Type 1P
  • Suitable for: B747, B747Combi
  • Maximum volume: 26.8 cu. m (946cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 11300 kg (24991 lb)
16 FT PALLET Container Picture

AQ6

  • IATA ULD Code: AMA Rectangular Container on P6P Base
  • Also known as: AMF, AMG, AMK, AMP, AQA, AQD, AQ6
  • Classification: M-1
  • Rate Class: Type 2
  • Suitable for: B747F, B747Combi
  • Internal volume: 17.5 cu. m (618 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 6804 kg (15000 lb)
AQ6 Container Picture

AQ7

  • IATA ULD Code: AMD Contoured Container on P6P Base
  • Also known as: AQA, AQ7
  • Classification: M1H
  • Rate Class: Type 2H
  • Suitable for: B747F, B747Combi
  • Internal volume: 19.9 cu. m (702 cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 6800 kg (14991 lb)
AQ7 Container Picture

M-6

  • IATA ULD Code: AGA 20ft Box Container
  • Also known as: ASE
  • Classification: M-6
  • Rate Class: Type 1
  • Suitable for: B747F, B747Combi
  • Internal volume: 33.0 cu. m (1165 cu. ft.)
  • Maximum gross weight: 11340kg (25000 lb)
M-6 Container Picture

LD-26

  • IATA ULD Code AAF
  • Classification: LD-26
  • Suitable for: B747, B777, DC-10
  • Maximum gross weight:
    747/DC-10: 6033 kg (13300 lb)
    777/DC-10: 4626 kg (10501 lb)
LD-26 Container Picture

LD-29

  • IATA ULD Code: AAU Contoured Container on P1P base
  • Classification: LD-29
  • Rate Class: Type 5
  • Suitable for: B747
  • Internal volume: 14.2 cu. m (501cu. ft)
  • Maximum gross weight: 6033 kg (13300 lb)
LD-29 Container Picture