United Airlines Cargo Restrictions Lifted in CLE and ORD; Extended in IAD

From United Airlines today:


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The late winter blizzard that affected the Upper Midwest region of the U.S. Tuesday has moved east, and the storm’s most significant impact is now being felt in the Mid-Atlantic region – including United’s hub at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).  United Cargo’s restrictions on the transfer of certain products and commodities through Cleveland Hopkins International Airport CLE and Chicago O’hare International Airport ORD have been lifted. The restriction on transfers through IAD remains in effect until 10:00a.m. Thursday, March 7.


Details of the restriction: United Cargo is restricting the transferof the following products, services and commodities: oEXP, PetSafe, QuickPak, QuickPak International, TempControl, UASecure, TrustUA, all perishable shipments and domestic and international mail on flights.


This transfer restriction is effective for flights scheduled to depart or arrive IAD from 00:01 a.m. Wednesday, March 6 through 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 7. Please note that United Cargo will continue to accept non-perishable GEN shipments transferring through IAD during the period. We will also continue to accept shipments originating in or destined toIAD, and we will transport these shipments on operating flights.


We apologize for any inconvenience caused by this weather event. We will issue updates as the situation evolves. Please feel free to contact our Cargo Customer Service Centers for the latest news or alternative routing options.
Thank you for your patience and understanding. As always, United Cargo values your support and appreciates your business.