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Airline Professionals Association - Teamsters Local Union No. 1224

Exemption for Cargo on PAX Airplanes


The FAA has issued an exemption to allow Part 121 operators, which submit a Letter of Intent, to carry cargo on seats installed on the main deck of transport category airplanes used in Part 121 operations when no passengers are being transported. This exemption extends through December 31, 2020. Operators must fulfill specific requirements to exercise the relief offered in the exemption. You can view the FAA Exemption No. 18561 by clicking the following link: https://www.apa1224.org/public/200521_FAA_Exemption18561_CargoCarriageOnPAX.pdf. Fraternally, Tim Jewell, President Airline Professionals Association Teamsters Local 1224