United adds three tracking and monitoring devices
United Cargo will add three new tracking and monitoring devices on its entire mainline jet fleet of more than 700 aircraft
September 25, 2014
By Denice Cabel
United Cargo will add three new tracking and monitoring devices on its entire mainline jet fleet of more than 700 aircraft, increasing the number of cargo tracking and monitoring devices accepted by the carrier to 13.
The new models accepted by United Cargo are the OnAsset SENTRY 500 FlightSafe, the Sendum Wireless PT300 and the Sendum Wireless PT300D. Tracking and monitoring devices currently accepted by United Cargo also include the 7PSolutions GL200-Tracker, CartaSense U-Sensor/CCM, Cubic Global Sentinel-5L,
Cubic Global Sentinel-5B, Cubic Mesh Asset Tag RSU-3, FedEx SenseAwareSM 1000, FedEx SenseAwareSM 2000, Moog Crossbow ILC2000, OnAsset SENTRY 400 FlightSafe, and US Postal Inspection Service PT-200.
“We are always gratified when customers entrust their valuable shipments to us,” said Jim Bellinder, vice president, United Cargo Sales. “Accommodating customers who wish to use this technology is part of being easy to do business with. So we are pleased that, by working with the FAA and United’s Engineering experts, we can now offer our customers more options for enhancing the quantity and timeliness of the shipment data they receive.”
Customers who include one of these devices in their shipment should notify United Cargo at the time of booking and enter the manufacturer and device name in the handling information section of the shipment’s air waybill.