Is there a Fedex API that can be used to determine when a package is picked up?

Can FedEx web services be used to determine exactly when a package is picked up from a customer's location?
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Edward PamiasTeam Lead RRS DeskCommented:
You can set those alerts when you schedule the shipping from the website.
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Edward PamiasTeam Lead RRS DeskCommented:
As for knowing exactly when the package gets picked up, it all depends on the FedEx person. If he scans it immediately then of course you will get an accurate time, if not then you won't see an update till he gets back to the hub at night.
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danpmanAuthor Commented:
Thanks Edward.  Does the package tracking API contain a status that would indicate whether the package was picked up?
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Edward PamiasTeam Lead RRS DeskCommented:
Yes it does. I was checking one of my package statuses and it has picked up.
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danpmanAuthor Commented:
Thanks, Ed.  Appreciate the feedback!
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