Document issued by a consolidating agent. On a master air waybill many consignments are grouped together.
An air waybill issued by an airline, not a freight forwarder. MAWB refers to the air waybill governing all HAWBS on a consolidated air shipment.
The bill of lading issued by air carriers to their customers.
The carrier's airbill issued to cover a consolidated shipment tendered by a forwarder or consolidator.
The air waybill of lading that provides data on a consolidated shipment of goods. The consolidator is shown as the shipper. Return to Glossary of Terms
A document issued by the originating airline when more than one air carrier is involved with a shipment, or when a freight forwarder issues its house air waybill.
A shipper-to-carrier air waybill. It outlines the conditions between the forwarding agent and the transportation carrier. See also House Air Waybill and Airbill.
Abbreviation: MAWB. Air Waybill issued by the originating airline when more than one airline is involved with a shipment, or when a freight forwarder issues a House Air Waybill.â†’ Air Waybill â†’ House Air Waybill