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American Airlines Cargo

For nearly eight decades, American Airlines Cargo has been pushing the envelope of what’s possible, constantly evolving to meet and exceed customer needs, while developing an ever-expanding network that spans the globe.


With service to major cities in the U.S., Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia, American Airlines Cargo is your true global shipping solution.


In a single day, American operates around 6,700 flights across over 50 countries and territories at about 340 different airports, easily connecting customers between Latin America and Asia, something that makes it different than any other U.S. carrier.


Over the last couple years, American began deploying a new fleet of widebody aircraft, allowing for increased cargo space and an expanded capability to serve you. Investments in new, superior operational equipment allows for greater reliability and speed of service, while improved infrastructure across our global network means maximum efficiency and minimum wait times.


Cold Chain Shipments

Sending a sensitive pharmaceutical shipment that needs to arrive in the same condition as when it left? American has got you covered. Our ExpediteTC?active solution employs advanced, temperature-controlled containers for active regulation, plus expert handling at every step along the cold chain. As the first U.S.-based passenger carrier approved to carry the full suite of Envirotainer products, American Airlines Cargo provides customers with consistent, transparent and quality service for sensitive healthcare products shipped by air.


Animal Transport

When your animal needs to fly from point A to B, there is no better travel option than American Airlines Cargo. American cares about animals, so the teams follow strict guidelines to ensure their well-being through proper handling. Backed by more than 50 years of expertise, your pets will fly safely with American. This means an experience that includes the highest level of safety and comfort, with temperature controls based on up-to-the-hour forecasts.


High Value Items

Whether it’s works of art, sensitive data or fine jewelry, American’s Cargo division specializes in the sensitive handling of priceless cargo. From precious metals to furs and bonds, and everything in between, your valuable possessions are in good hands with American.Not only will they treat your shipments with the special care you expect, they’ll monitor the cargo from point to point until it reaches its final destination.


Customer Experience

Need help? American’s dedicated Customer Experience team is at your service. As the solution for all your global shipping needs, its customer experience is unrivaled. The agents are available 24 hours per day, every day of the year to assist as needed. Committed to efficiency and a streamlined approach, they can help with everything from booking to pick-up. Creating positive cargo experiences is chief among their priorities, a fact that’s furthered by enhanced, real-time, online tracking at every step of the shipping process.


Regardless of your shipping needs, American Airlines Cargo is your global solution.