Waybill No.: ___________________________________________
(airport of): _____________________________________
of packages: ________________
of packing: _________________
and quantity of goods: __________
and numbers: ________________
or volume: _______________
weight (specify kilograms or pounds): __________
to accompany air waybill (check as applicable):
Certificate of origin.
declared value (specify currency):
(airport of): __________ via __________ (issuer). first carrier.
______________________ to _________________________.
______________________ to _________________________ (destination).
freight: $__________. Rate classification: _________________________. Rate:
$________________ per __________________________.
of insurance requested: $__________.
certifies that the particulars on the face of this air waybill are correct and
agrees to the conditions on the reverse of this air waybill.
of shipper: ________________________.
certifies that the above mentioned goods were received for carriage subject to
the conditions on the reverse of this air waybill, the goods then being in
apparent good order and condition except as noted on this document.
of issuers agent: _________________________________________.
Conditions of Contract
Transportation under this air waybill if international transportation carriage
as defined by the Convention of Warsaw of 12th October, 1929, for the
unification of certain rules relating to international carriage by air, is
subject to the rules relating to liability established by the convention.
Insofar as there is no inconsistency with such rules, transportation under this
air waybill, or other services performed by carrier(s) in respect of which any
liability may attach to carrier(s) is also subject to the terms and conditions
set forth in this air waybill and to the conditions of transportation, tariffs,
rules, regulations and timetables, but not the times of departure and arrival
stated therein, of carrier(s), which are hereby made a part of this air waybill
and copies of which are available for inspection at any of the offices of
carrier(s) and at airports from which it operates regular services.
Transportation under this air waybill is also subject to applicable laws,
governmental regulations, demands, orders, and requirements. The agreed
stopping places, which may be altered by carrier(s) in case of necessity, are
those places, other than the airports of departure and destination, set forth
on the face of this air waybill and/or shown in the timetables of carrier(s) as
scheduled stopping places for the particular routing. In cases subject to
English law and in which English law is applied, carriers declare that they are
not common carriers and do not accept the obligation or liability of common
carriers nor is there implied in the contract of transportation any warranty
concerning the aircraft engaged in the transportation or concerning its fitness
for the transportation of the goods to which such contract relates.
A choice of rates according to value having been offered, shipper agrees that
the liability, if any, of carrier(s) shall in no event exceed shippers declared
value for transportation stated on the face of this air waybill, on which
charges for carriage are partly based, liability for partial loss or damage to
be computed pro rata on the basis of such declared value. If, and to the extent
that it is not in conflict with the law to be applied, carrier(s), its servants
or agents, shall be under no liability to shipper, his or her heirs, legal
representatives, or dependents, or their respective assignees, for loss or
damage to goods arising out of the transportation or any other services or
operations of carrier(s), its servants or agents, whether or not caused or
occasioned by the act, neglect or default of carrier(s), its servants or
agents, or otherwise.
Shipper agrees that no time is fixed for the completion of transportation under
this air waybill, and that carrier(s) may substitute alternative carrier(s).
Shipper accepts all the terms, conditions, and provisions contained or referred
to in this air waybill and the tariff(s), classifications, rates, regulations,
and conditions of carriage of carrier(s), and agrees that they shall be binding
on shipper, consignee and owner of the goods. Shipper guarantees payment of
collect charges and advances.
The goods, or packages said to contain the goods, described on the face of this
air waybill, are accepted for transportation from the airport of departure to
the airport of destination and for delivery or transshipment to the consignee,
as provided in this air waybill. Such transportation is subject to the
tariff(s), classifications, rates, regulations, terms, and conditions of
carriage of carrier(s) in effect on the date of this waybill, which can be
inspected at its offices insofar as such conditions and regulations are not
inconsistent with the conditions and provisions referred to or stated in this
waybill. Such goods, or packages, if received in any other place than the
airport of departure designated in this waybill, are accepted for forwarding
and consignment by other transportation organization(s) to the airport of
departure, subject to the charges, advances, tariff(s), regulations, and
conditions of such other transportation organization(s) in effect on the date
of this waybill, in lieu of the terms and conditions of carrier(s) as referred
to or described in this document.
In arranging for surface transportation on behalf of shipper, carrier(s) acts
only as agent of shipper and shall not be liable for any loss, delay,
destruction, or damage that may arise from such transportation.
Actions must be brought before the court of the principal place of business of
If the appropriate premium is paid, the goods covered by this waybill are
insured on behalf of shipper, under an open policy in the amount of shippers
requested insurance set forth on the face of this waybill, recovery being
limited to the actual loss or damage, against all risks of physical loss or
damage from any external cause, except those arising directly or indirectly
from war risks, strikes, riots, hostilities, or legal seizure, or delay or
inherent vice; and subject to the terms and conditions of such open policy. The
terms and conditions of the open policy are available for inspection by
shipper. Claims should be reported to any office of carrier(s).
No agent or employee of either shipper or issuer has authority to alter, modify
or waive in any manner any of the provisions or conditions of this contract.
As used throughout this document, the term air waybill is equivalent to air
consignment note, the term shipper is equivalent to consignor, and the term transportation
is equivalent to carriage.
the purpose of the exemptions from liability provisions set forth in this waybill
or contained in the Warsaw Convention, the term carrier as used in this
waybill, shall be deemed to include the agents, servants, and representatives
of the carrier.