Aircraft specifications

United is proud to have over 700 aircraft in our modern and fuel efficient mainline fleet. Cargo specifications and capacity for each of our mainline fleet types can be found here.

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  • B737-700

    Total cargo capacity: 11,422 lbs. / 5,180 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 966 cu. ft. / 27.3 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 48” x 35” / 121 cm x 89 cm
    Rear: 48” w x 31” / 121 cm x 82 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

  • B737-800

    Total cargo capacity: 18,540 lbs. / 8,409 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 1,555 cu. ft. / 44 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 48” x 35” / 121 cm x 89 cm
    Rear: 48” x 31” / 121 cm x 82 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

  • B737-900

    Total cargo capacity: 20,075 lbs. / 9,103 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 1,826 cu. ft. / 51.7 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 48” x 35” / 121 cm x 89 cm
    Rear: 48” x 31” / 121 cm x 82 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

  • B747-400

    Total cargo capacity: 116,800 lbs. / 53,091 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 7,219 cu. ft. / 204 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 66” x 104” / 167 cm x 264 cm
    Rear: 66” x 104” / 167 cm x 264 cm
    Bulk: 44” x 47” / 111 cm x 119 cm
    Containers accepted: LD-3, LD-7, LD-11, P9A

  • B757-200

    Total cargo capacity: 26,600 lbs. / 12,065 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 1,794 cu. ft. / 50.7 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 55” x 42.5” / 140 cm x 108 cm
    Rear: 55” x 44” / 140 cm x 112 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

  • B757-300

    Total cargo capacity: 35,600 lbs. / 16,147 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 2,370 cu. ft. / 67 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 55” x 42.5” / 140 cm x 108 cm
    Rear: 55” x 44” / 140 cm x 112 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

  • B767-300

    Total cargo capacity: 72,736 lbs. / 33,062 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 5,200 cu. ft. / 147 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 134” x 69” / 340 cm x 175 cm
    Rear: 70” x 69” / 178 cm x 175 cm
    Bulk: 38” x 45” / 96 cm x 114 cm
    Containers accepted: LD-2, LD-3, LD-4**,
    LD-7, LD-8

  • B767-400

    Total cargo capacity: 87,800 lbs. / 39,825 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 6,296 cu. ft. / 178 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 134” x 69” / 340 cm x 175 cm
    Rear: 70” x 69” / 178 cm x 175 cm
    Bulk: 45” x 38” / 114 cm x 96 cm
    Containers accepted: LD-2, LD-3, LD-4**,
    LD-7, LD-8

  • B777-200

    Total cargo capacity: 125,500 lbs. / 56,925 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 6,925 cu. ft. / 196 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Rear: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Bulk: 36” x 45” (left) x 48.5” (right)
    91 cm x 114 cm (left) x 122 cm (right)
    Containers accepted: P9A, LD-8, LD-7, LD-4**,
    LD-3, LD-2, LD-11

  • B787-800 Dreamliner

    Total cargo capacity: 104,460 lbs. / 47,381 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 3,997 cu. ft. / 113 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Rear: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Bulk: 40” × 45” / 104 cm × 114 cm
    Containers accepted: LD-2, LD-3, LD-7, LD-8,
    LD-11, P6

  • B787-900 Dreamliner

    Total cargo capacity: 104,460 lbs. / 47,381 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 3,997 cu. ft. / 113 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Rear: 106” x 67” / 269 cm x 170 cm
    Bulk: 40” × 45” / 104 cm × 114 cm
    Containers accepted: LD-2, LD-3, LD-7, LD-8,
    LD-11, P6

  • A320 / A319

    Total cargo capacity: 13,960 lbs. / 6,332 kg
    Total cargo volume*: 975 cu. ft. / 27 m³
    Cargo door dimensions (w x h):
    Forward: 71” x 48” / 180 cm x 122 cm
    Rear: 71” x 48” / 180 cm x 122 cm
    Max weight per piece: 350 lbs. / 159 kg

* Includes passenger baggage volume.

** Accepted on select flights/routings. Prior approval required. Contact United Cargo for details.