about aerotuf

We help airlines reduce ULD cost, save weight and drive efficiencies

We foster innovation and excellence to Empower the Aviation Industry with Stronger, Safer & Greener ULD solutions.

  • Combining expertise with innovation to satisfy the industry needs of tomorrow.
  • Maximise quality to generate immediate and long-term cost savings.
  • Adding value to our partners with our collaborative approach.

We create environmentally friendly, safe and highly resilient Aircraft ULD solutions.

We believe in a Safer & Cleaner sky.

Our Values

QUALITY

We ensure all our products and services meet the highest standards. We drive and push for excellence and innovation in everything we do.

SUSTAINABILITY

We actively contribute towards a greener world and are environmentally conscious in every decision we take.

CUSTOMERS FIRST

We think of customers as partners. Our Partner’s satisfaction is our duty, priority and our biggest reward.

AGILITY

We encourage constant improvement and evolution. We are ready to help and act at any time

TEAMWORK

We are a committed group of people, we foster personal and professional growth. We collaborate to make our partners part of the team.

Why AEROTUF

Each ULD is made to deliver long term savings. Minimum weight and maximum strength ensures quality leadership across the industry.  

Our high quality standards and minimized repair rates guarantee maximum durability and tangible cost savings.

All our ULD parts are covered against design and material defects. We have the Industry’s Best and only 10 year Warranty.

Much more than customer support, our global performance tracking, quarterly reports, and the industry’s only ULD parts consignment program will make you feel light-weighted.

Because we believe in a safer and cleaner sky, our full range of products are 100% recyclable and manufactured within a state of the art zero landfill facility. Our durable and lightweight designs help reduce carbon footprint on each flight and with less road transportation required for repair.

Key Statistics

  • 44,000+ units sold
  • 10 year warranty*
  • 75% fewer repairs**
  • 3.9% fewer ULDs required**
  • Fixed annual parts cost guarantee
  • 75+ global assembly locations
  • 100+ years of combined industry experience
  • 20+ global customers
  • FAA, EASA, CAA, JAA certified

*see warranty for details

**data from over 34,000 units in service

Our History

1998

company established Advanced Composite Structures

2002

first AeroBOX container delivered

2008

2011

Company rebranded as Cargo Composites

2016

AeroSECURE is introduced to provide customers with the option to secure valuable cargo via a lockable and cut proof curtain door with military grade zippers 

2016

AeroPALLET is introduced, aimed at reducing shoring needs and handling costs, as well as reducing pallet damage. Cargolux, Atlas Air and Qantas become launch customers.

2017

AeroTHERM container is introduced with Air New Zealand to deliver extra insulation and protection for perishable shipments during transportation.

2018

Tom Pherson secures a management buy-out and acquires Cargo Composites from Laurus Private Equity Fund on January 1, 2018.

2018

Adam Barrington-Spencer joins as VP Sales & Marketing, from Unilode.

2018

Dedicated spare parts team introduced to help keep lead times to a minimum, with parts now shipped within 3-10 days from receipt of order.

2019

Cargo Composites rebrands to AEROTUF and focuses on Empowering the Aviation Industry with Stronger, Safer & Greener ULD solutions.

2019

AEROTUF receives IATA Cargo Innovation runner-up award (out of 53 entries) for its AeroTHERM solution together with Air New Zealand.

Certifications

All products are manufactured in accordance with FAA Part 21.

All certified products are supplied with TSO-C90c, TSO-C90d, ETSO-C90c and/or ETSO-C90d. FAA, EASA and CAA Taiwan.

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