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Weight saving calculator

According to ATA, every dollar increase per barrel (42 gallons) drives an additional $415 millon in annual fuel expenses for U.S. passengers and cargo airlines. Fuel expenses now range from 25 to 40 percent of the total airline operating costs.

Modern lightweight freight containers offer a tremendous saving potential compared to the traditional aluminium containers. Enter your own data in the Fuel Cost Calculate and find out how much you can save going lightweight.

Expected annual hours flown Hours
Current cost of fuel per 1000Kg (from IATA Jet fuel price monitor) $
Quantity of units per aircraft
Quantity of shipsets
Weight of existing units Kg
Purchase price of existing unit $
Purchase price of lightweight unit $
Weight of lightweight unit Kg