I don't think my iPhone 4s can arrive in Toronto on Friday

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by superlj, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. superlj macrumors newbie

    Apr 9, 2010
    disappointing transit

    Louisville, KY, United States 10/14/2011 0:37 Arrival Scan
    Anchorage, AK, United States 10/13/2011 14:38 Departure Scan
    10/13/2011 12:37 Arrival Scan
    Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong 10/13/2011 19:26 Departure Scan
    10/13/2011 15:55 Arrival Scan
    Shenzhen, China 10/13/2011 13:00 Departure Scan
    10/13/2011 10:57 Origin Scan
    China 10/13/2011 0:08 Order Processed: Ready for UPS
  2. 2010RS macrumors 6502

    Jun 26, 2009
    does the scheduled delivery say the 14th? then take a deep breath and relax.
  3. .paul macrumors member


    Oct 8, 2011
  4. Mademan12321, Oct 13, 2011
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2011

    Mademan12321 macrumors 6502

    Jun 29, 2009
    Since your on the west coast there is a 3 hour time zone difference which will change the time it arrives. It should get there in time.
  5. quarq, Oct 14, 2011
    Last edited: Oct 14, 2011

    quarq macrumors newbie

    Oct 14, 2011
    I think your iPhone and my Macbook Pro were on the same flite..

    Louisville, KY, United States 10/14/2011 0:12 Arrival Scan
    Anchorage, AK, United States 10/13/2011 14:12 Departure Scan

    But like you, I think there's a snowball's chance in Hell it will arrive today. I think next step for Canadian shipments is going to Hamilton and then off to a local sorting plant and then out for delivery.

    Shouldn't there also be an export (customs) scan in there as well ? I might be wrong about that.

    UPS was showing a delivery date of the 18nth for me. They aren't showing any delivery dates now but I think the 18nth sounds most probable. It hits Canada for Monday, Monday night into local sorting and then out for Tuesday.

    *More info*

    If you look here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worldport_(UPS_air_hub)

    You'll see that it's largely staffed by students working during the nights. Given that, I also suspect they don't work weekends and weekends probably start as of Thursday morning. They don't get started again until Sunday night. Which again leads me to believe that for me, the 18nth is very realistic.

    This might all seem a little obsessive, but learning how UPS works and how they handle 416,000 per hour is pretty cool.


    Good Luck to you ! ;-)


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