### Introduction

The Air Chargeable Weight Calculator is a useful tool in the logistics and air freight industry to estimate the chargeable weight of shipments. It simplifies the calculation by considering dimensional measurements, aiding shippers and freight handlers in determining costs and space allocation.

### Formula

This calculator uses a standard formula to determine the chargeable weight for air freight shipments. It multiplies the length, width, and height of the package in inches, and then divides the result by a constant divisor, typically 166, based on the volumetric weight calculation method widely used in air freight.

### How to Use

- Enter the length, width, and height of the shipment package in inches.
- Click on the “Calculate” button to determine the air chargeable weight.
- The result will display the estimated chargeable weight in pounds based on the provided dimensional measurements.

### Example

For example, if a shipment has a length of 30 inches, width of 20 inches, and height of 15 inches, this calculator would estimate the chargeable weight based on these measurements.

### FAQs

**What is chargeable weight in air freight?**- Chargeable weight is the weight used to determine air freight charges, derived from the dimensional size of the shipment.

**Why is chargeable weight important in air freight?**- It helps determine costs and space allocation, ensuring fair pricing based on package size and weight.

**Is the chargeable weight the same as the actual weight of the shipment?**- No, it’s based on volumetric weight and can differ from the actual weight, especially for lightweight and bulky items.

**What happens if the actual weight is higher than the chargeable weight?**- Freight charges are usually based on the higher value between the actual weight and the chargeable weight.

**Are there variations in the divisor used for the calculation?**- Divisors might vary by carrier or region; the most common divisor is 166 for air freight.

**Can this calculator be used for all air freight services?**- This calculator is a generic tool and should align with most air freight services using volumetric weight.

### Conclusion

The Air Chargeable Weight Calculator serves as a helpful tool for estimating the chargeable weight of air freight shipments, considering dimensional measurements. It streamlines the process for logistics professionals and shippers in evaluating costs and allocation of space, ensuring efficient and cost-effective air freight operations.