10/26/2021

Cargo restrictions on the East Coast due to nor’easter

United Cargo’s freight facilities in the northeast U.S. are experiencing extreme weather and flooding due to a nor’easter storm on the Atlantic Coast. In response, United Cargo is announcing restrictions effective immediately through 23:59 EDT Wednesday, October 27 as detailed below

Restrictions at Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford CT, Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), and LaGuardia Airport (LGA):

  • All QuickPak, TrustUA, LifeGuard, and perishable shipments are restricted
  • Outbound shipments are restricted on narrowbody aircraft
  • All cargo will be accepted on widebody aircraft

Restrictions at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR):

  • All GEN, EXP, TrustUA, LifeGuard, and perishable shipments are restricted
  • QuickPak shipments may only be accepted on flights that are operating
  • TC cargo only will be accepted on widebody aircraft
  • Breakdown and other services at EWR may not be available due to challenging weather conditions

We will closely monitor this storm and provide you with updates as needed. Our freight facility stations will continue to move acceptable outbound cargo on flights as weather permits, however, there may be delays.

We will do everything we can to support our customers during this weather event. Please contact our Cargo Customer Service Center at cargo@united.com or reach out to your United Cargo Sales professional for more details.

As always, United Cargo values your support and appreciates your business.

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