For immediate release:
United Cargo was honored with the Industry Choice Belly Carrier of the Year award at the annual Payload Asia Awards ceremony held in Hong Kong September 29, 2016. This award recognizes global excellence in the transport of cargo on passenger aircraft and reflects the strength of United's network and the quality of United Cargo's operations and customer service worldwide.
The winners in the Industry Choice Awards are selected by an senior-level panel of 17 judges from across the air cargo industry and based on a detailed assessment of such criteria as market relevance, innovative strategies and delivering real value to customers. The selection process was independently audited to ensure fairness.
Jan Krems, president United Cargo and vice president United Airlines, accepted the award and stated, "I'm very pleased to receive this award on behalf of everyone who contributes to United Cargo service in over 300 locations worldwide. Every day our team challenges each other to deliver higher levels of operational excellence and provide the maximum benefit to our customers. We're proud that our industry recognizes they can count on United Cargo to deliver quality no matter when or where they need us."