The MAWB copies should be distributed according to the information below.

Number Copy Recipient
3 Original for Shipper Shipper
1 Issuing Carrier Accounting UPS Air Cargo Billing
4 Airport of Origin Origin Gateway
  • Domestic - maintain for 1 year.
  • International - maintain for 5 years.
2 Original for Consignee Consignee
5 Delivery Receipt/Airport of Destination Delivery Receipt/Airport of Destination
  • Domestic - maintain for one year
  • International - maintain for five years
6 Extra copy Can suffice as Origin or Delivery Receipt/Airport of Destination copy for gateway or CFS

NOTE:Origin or Destination CFS must make a copy of MAWB and attach it to the AC12 Register of Air Freight or work order to retain for their records.

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