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American Airlines Cargo expands cargo service in Tampa

June 23, 2014

American Airlines Cargo today begins offering full cargo service to and from Tampa, Florida (TPA). The expanded service will provide customers with more options for shipping cargo into and out of the city and the same great service they've come to know and expect from American.

Cargo service in Tampa is available for all of American's products both domestically and internationally, including Priority Parcel Service, ConfirmedFS, ExpediteFS and ExpediteTC. Produce, spare parts and tropical fish are expected to be the primary exports out of the city.

American offers regular connections between Tampa and its hubs in Miami, Dallas/Fort Worth and Chicago O'Hare. The strength of American's domestic and international network allows it to easily move shipments between Tampa and cities around the globe.

Air General will act as American’s handler in Tampa.

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
0530 to 2230
0530 to 1400*
0530 to 1400* 

Monday – Friday
0530 to 2230
0530 to 1400* 
0530 to 1400* 

*Weekend after-hours pick up will be available for Priority Parcel Service shipments at American’s airport baggage service office from 1400 to 2230.

Cargo Terminal
Priority Parcel Service
American Airlines Cargo
c/o Air General Inc.
46662 Air Cargo Road, Suite 1600
Tampa International Airport
Tampa, FL 33614

Tender Times
ConfirmedFS (screened) – 120 min.
ConfirmedFS (unscreened) – 240 min.
ExpediteFS – 120 min.
Priority Parcel Service – 60 min.


About American Airlines Cargo

American Airlines Group is the holding company for American Airlines. American provides one of the largest cargo networks in the world with cargo terminals and interline connections across the globe.

Every day, American transports cargo between major cities in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. Together with wholly owned and third-party regional carriers operating as American Eagle, the airlines operate an average of approximately 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in over 50 countries from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington DC.

This year, American Airlines Group Inc. topped Fortune Magazine's list of best business turnarounds and its stock joined the S&P 500 index. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at


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