United Cargo has reported that they will accept the va-Q-tainer container line for transport on our fleet of more than 150 widebody aircraft. The va-Q-tec containers provide customers leading-edge passive capabilities across United’s unrivaled global network.
United Cargo customers reportedly may choose from three sizes of va-Q-tainers: USx, EU and XL. All three sizes may be transported to and from all regions worldwide. XL and EU containers have been qualified to more than 96 hours of performance; the USx has been qualified to more than 120 hours of performance at extreme summer and winter temperatures.