Unit load devices

Unit Load Devices (ULDs) are the pallets and containers used to safely transport freight in our aircraft. They allow a large volume of cargo to be bundled into a single unit. Qantas has more than 16 types of ULDs in our global fleet that are available for your use.

This information is provided as a guide only.  Please confirm contour and loading specifications at time of booking.

Notes for ULDs

These notes apply to specific ULDs. Relevant note numbers are placed in applicable fields below.

  1. Approved structural ULD weight only. Max gross weight may vary depending on aircraft type and position loaded in cargo hold.
  2. Gross weight B763F Only (refer to point 1)
  3. This unit available for B767 routes only
  4. Actual Tare weights may vary due to manufacturer
  5. Contour applies to B747F Side door. On B747F, Nose door load Max. height is 244cm/96in.
  6. Contour applies to B767F Max. height is 244cm/96in. Positional height restrictions apply on B767F. Please confirm with your sales office at time for booking.
  7. Code dependant on contour and weight
  8. Special contour for B767F side by side main deck. Can be uplifted on B747F main deck.

AAP / AA2

AAP / AA2

NAS3610 class

2A2C

U.S domestic code

LD-9

Aircraft types

All B747, B767, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

Both

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Height

63.4in (1610mm)

Roof length

125in (3175mm)

Max. gross weight

10198lb (4626kg) (1)

Internal volume

364cu ft (10.3cu m) 

External volume

396cu ft (11.2cu m) 

Door opening

115.3 x 58in (2928 x 1474mm) 

Tare weight

441 - 602lb (200 - 273kg) (4)

IATA contour code


AAF

AAF

NAS3610 class

2A2C

U.S domestic code

LD-26

Aircraft types

All B747, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

Lower

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Height

63.5in (1613mm)

Roof length

160in (4064mm)

Max. gross weight

10198lb (4626kg) (1)

Internal volume

459cu ft (13cu m)

External volume

 

479cu ft (13.6cu m)

Door opening

115.3 x 58in (2928 x 1474mm)

Tare weight

 

630lb (286kg) (4)

IATA contour code

F

AKH

AKH

NAS3610 class

2K2C

U.S domestic code

LD-45

Aircraft types

A320

Main deck / lower deck

Lower

Base size

60.4 x 61.5in (1534 x 1562mm)

Height

45in (1143mm)

Roof length

96in (2438mm)

Max. gross weight

2204lb (1000kg) (1)

Internal volume

131cu ft (3.7cu m)

External volume

 

138cu ft (3.9cu m)

Door opening

56 x 42.9in (1422 x 1090mm)

Tare weight

 

176lb (80kg) (4)

IATA contour code

H

ALF

ALF

NAS3610 class

2L2C

U.S domestic code

LD-6

Aircraft types

All B747, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

Lower

Base size

60.4 x 125in (1534 x 3175mm)

Height

64in (1625mm)

Roof length

160in (4064mm)

Max. gross weight

7000lb (3175kg) (1)

Internal volume

314cu ft (8.9cu m)

External volume

 

332cu ft (9.4cu m)

Door opening

116.5 x 58.8in (2959 x 1494mm)

DQF

DQF

NAS3610 class

N/A

U.S domestic code

LD-8

Aircraft types

B767

Main deck / lower deck

Lower

Base size

60.4 x 96in (1534 x 2438mm)

Height

64in (1625mm)

Roof length

125in (3175mm)

Max. gross weight

5400lb (2449kg) (1)

Internal volume

258cu ft (7.3cu m)

External volume

 

279cu ft (7.9cu m)

Door opening

90.5 x 60.1in (2299 x 1527mm)

Tare weight

 

282lb (128kg) (4)

IATA contour code

H

AAX

AAX

NAS3610 class

2A2C

U.S domestic code

N/A

Aircraft types

B767F

Main deck / lower deck

main (8)

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Height

96.0 in (2438mm)

Roof length

125.0in (3175mm)

Max. gross weight

(1) refer to notes

Internal volume

 

480cu ft (13.5cu m)

External volume

484cu ft (13.7cu m)

Door opening

118.2 x 82.4in (3002 x 2093mm)

Tare weight

496lb (225kg) (4)

IATA contour code

N/A

PRA

PRA

NAS3610 class

2RIP

U.S domestic code

M2-Main deck

Aircraft types

B747F (1), B767F (6)

Main deck / lower deck

main

Base size

96 x 196in (2438 x 4978mm)

Max.gross weight

15000lb (6803kg) (2)

Tare weight

125.0in (3175mm)

Load bearing limit

800lb / sq.ft (3900kg / sq.m) 

IATA contour code

A

PEB

PEB

NAS3610 class

2E2P

U.S domestic code

PLT

Aircraft types

B747F

Main deck / lower deck

main

Base size

53 x 88in (1346 x 2235mm)

Max.gross weight

5547lb (2516kg) (1)

Tare weight

97lbs (44kg) (4)

IATA contour code

7

PAG

PAG

NAS3610 class

2A4P

U.S domestic code

LD-7

Aircraft types

l B747, B767, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

Lower

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Max.gross weight

10198lb (4626kg) (1)

Tare weight

242lb (110kg) (4)

IATA contour code

P

AAU

AAU

NAS3610 class

2A2C

U.S domestic code

LD-29

Aircraft types

All B747

Main deck / lower deck

lower

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Height

63.5in (1613mm)

Roof length

186in (4724mm)

Max. gross weight

10198lb (4626kg) (1)

Internal volume

503cu ft (14.3cu m)

External volume

524cu ft (14.9cu m)

Door opening

115.3 x 58in (2927 x 1474mm)

Tare weight

573lb (259kg) (4)

IATA contour code

U

AKE

AKE

NAS3610 class

2K2C

U.S domestic code

LD-3

Aircraft types

All B747, B767, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

lower

Base size

60.4 x 61.5in (1534 x 1562mm)

Height

64in (1620mm)

Roof length

79in (2002mm)

Max. gross weight

3500lb (1587kg) (1)

Internal volume

159cu ft (4.5cu m)

External volume

168cu ft (4.8cu m)

Door opening

56.2 x 60.4in (1427 x 1533mm)

Tare weight

156 - 174lb (70 - 79kg) (4)

IATA contour code

E

AMP

AMP

NAS3610 class

2M3C

U.S domestic code

-

Aircraft types

All B747, B767, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

both

Base size

96 x 125in (2438 x 3175mm)

Height

63.5in (1613mm)

Max. gross weight

11243lb (5100kg) (1)

Internal volume

552cu ft (14.3cu m)

External volume

585cu ft (14.8cu m)

Door opening

115.3 x 58in (2928 x 1474mm)

Tare weight

586lb (265kg)

IATA contour code

P

PMC

PMC

NAS3610 class

2M3P

U.S domestic code

PLT

Aircraft types

All B747, B767, A330, A380

Main deck / lower deck

lower

Base size

96 x 125in (2438 x 3175mm)

Max. gross weight

11243lb (5100kg) (1)

Tare weight

242lb (110kg) (4)

IATA contour code

P

PGA

PGA

NAS3610 class

2G1P

U.S domestic code

M2-Main deck

Aircraft types

B747F

Main deck / lower deck

main

Base size

96 x 238.5in (2438 x 6058mm)

Max. gross weight

30000lb (13608kg) (1)

Tare weight

(578kg) (4)

Load bearing limit

800lb/sq.ft (3900kg/sq.m)

IATA contour code

A (5)

PAG

PAG

NAS3610 class

2A4P

U.S domestic code

M-1

Aircraft types

B747F (5), B767F (6)

Main deck / lower deck

main

Base size

88 x 125in (2235 x 3175mm)

Max. gross weight

10198lb (4626kg) (1)

Tare weight

242 lb (110 kg) (4)

IATA contour code

A or D (7)

PMC

PMC

NAS3610 class

2M3P

U.S domestic code

M-1

Aircraft types

B747F (5), B767F (6)

Main deck / lower deck

main

Base size

96 x 125in (2438 x 3175mm)

Max. gross weight

11243lb (5100kg) (1)

Tare weight

646lb (293kg) (4)

Load bearing limit

800lb/sq.ft (3900kg/sq.m)

IATA contour code

D or M (7)