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Dangerous Goods


For safety and security, refrain from packing any of the prohibited items listed below when flying with us.


Matches and lighters are a permitted personal possession, but are prohibited from being stored in baggage.


Violating safety by carrying any of these items listed below is an illegal offense punishable by law.


For your safety

  1. Verify that all your baggage is packed with your property. Do not travel with anybody else’s luggage.
  2. Your luggage should be packed by you – do not let someone else pack it for you.
  3. For security reasons, do not leave your bags unattended. This will prevent any unauthorized items from being planted inside your luggage without your knowledge.
  4. If you are travelling with electronics in your checked baggage, prepare to quarantine these items for further inspection.

Dangerous Goods must not be loaded in or as passenger or crew checked or carry-on baggage,

except if allowed in the table below, reference IATA DGR 2.3

Permitted in or as carry-on baggage  

Permitted in or as checked baggage

The approval of the operator is required

Alcoholic beverages , when in retail packaging’s, containing more than 24% but not more than 70% alcohol by volume, in receptacles not exceeding 5L, with a total net quantity per person of 5L.

NO

YES

YES

Ammunition (cartridges for weapons), securely packaged (in Div. 1.4S, UN 0012 or UN 0014 only), in quantities not exceeding 5kg gross weight per person for that person's own use.

Allowances for more than one person must not be combined into one or more packages.

YES

YES

NO

Avalanche rescue backpack , one (1) per person, containing a cartridge of compressed gas in

Div. 2.2. May also be equipped with a pyrotechnic trigger mechanism containing no more than

200 mg net of Div. 1.4S. The backpack must be packed in such a manner that it cannot be accidentally activated. The airbags within the backpacks must be fitted with pressure relief valves.

YES

YES

YES

Batteries, spare/loose, including lithium metal or lithium ion cells or batteries , for portable electronic devices must be carried in carry-on baggage only. Articles which have the primary purpose as a power source, e.g. power banks are considered as spare batteries. These batteries must be individually protected to prevent short circuits.

NO

NO

YES

Camping stoves and fuel containers that have contained a flammable liquid fuel , with empty fuel tank and/or fuel container.

YES

YES

NO

Chemical Agent Monitoring Equipment , when carried by staff members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons on official travel.

YES

YES

YES

Disabling devices such as mace, pepper spray, etc. containing an irritant or incapacitating substance are forbidden on the person, in checked and carry-on baggage.

FORBIDDEN

Dry ice (carbon dioxide, solid) , in quantities not exceeding 2.5kg per person when used to pack perishables not subject to these Regulations in checked or carry-on baggage, provided the baggage (package) permits the release of carbon dioxide gas. Checked baggage must be marked

“dry ice” or “carbon dioxide, solid” and with the net weight of dry ice or an indication that there is

2.5kg or less dry ice.

YES

YES

YES

E-cigarettes (including e-cigars, e-pipes, other personal vaporizers) containing batteries must be individually protected to prevent accidental activation.

NO

NO

YES

Electro shock weapons (e.g. Tasers) containing dangerous goods such as explosives, compressed gases, lithium batteries, etc. are forbidden in carry-on baggage or checked baggage or on the person.

FORBIDDEN

Fuel cells containing fuel, powering portable electronic devices (e.g. cameras, cellular phones, laptop computers and camcorders).

NO

NO

YES

Fuel cell cartridges, spare for portable electronic devices.

NO

YES

YES

Gas cartridges, small, non-flammable containing carbon dioxide or other suitable gas in

Division 2.2. Up to two (2) small cartridges fitted into a self-inflating safety device such as a life jacket or vest. Not more than one (1) device per passenger and up to two (2) spare small cartridges per person, not more than four (4) cartridges up to 50 mL water capacity for other devices.

YES

YES

YES

Gas cylinders, non-flammable, non-toxic worn for the operation of mechanical limbs . Also,

spare cylinders of a similar size if required to ensure an adequate supply for the duration of the journey

NO

YES

YES

Hair curlers containing hydrocarbon gas , up to one (1) per passenger or crew-member, provided that the safety cover is securely fitted over the heating element. These hair curlers must not be used on board the aircraft at any time. Gas refills for such curlers are not permitted in checked or carry-on baggage.

NO

YES

YES

Heat producing articles such as underwater torches (diving lamps) and soldering irons.

YES

YES

YES

Insulated packaging’s containing refrigerated liquid nitrogen (dry shipper), fully absorbed in a porous material containing only non-dangerous goods.

NO

YES

YES

Internal combustion or fuel cell engines , must meet A70.

NO

YES

NO

Lamps, energy efficient when in retail packaging intended for personal or home use.

NO

YES

YES

Lithium Batteries: Security-type equipment containing lithium batteries .

YES

YES

NO

Lithium Batteries: Portable electronic devices containing lithium metal or lithium ion cells or

batteries , including medical devices such as portable oxygen concentrators (POC) and consumer electronics such as cameras, mobile phones, laptops and tablets, when carried by passengers or crew for personal use. For lithium metal batteries the lithium metal content must not

exceed 2 g and for lithium ion batteries the Watt-hour rating must not exceed 100 Wh.

NO

YES

YES

Lithium batteries, spare/loose with a Watt-hour rating exceeding 100 Wh but not exceeding 160 Wh for consumer electronic devices and PMED or with a lithium metal content exceeding 2g but not exceeding 8 g for PMED only. Maximum of two spare batteries in carry-on baggage only.

These batteries must be individually protected to prevent short circuits.

YES

NO

YES

Lithium battery-powered electronic devices . Lithium ion batteries for portable (including medical) electronic devices, a Wh rating exceeding 100 Wh but not exceeding 160 Wh. For portable medical

electronic devices only, lithium metal batteries with a lithium metal content exceeding 2 g but not exceeding 8 g.

YES

YES

YES

Matches, safety (one small packet) or a small cigarette lighter that does not contain

unabsorbed liquid fuel, other than liquefied gas, intended for use by an individual when carried on the person

. Lighter fuel and lighter refills are not permitted on one's person or in checked or Carry-on baggage.

Note : “Strike anywhere” matches, “Blue flame” or “Cigar” lighters are forbidden.

NO

ON ONE'S

PERSON

Mobility Aids: Battery-powered wheelchairs or other similar mobility devices with non-spillable wet batteries or with batteries which comply with Special Provision A123 or A199 .

YES

YES

NO

Mobility Aids: Battery-powered wheelchairs or other similar mobility devices with spillable batteries or with lithium batteries .

YES

YES

NO

Mobility Aids: Battery-powered mobility aids with lithium ion batteries (collapsible), lithium-ion battery must be removed and carried in the cabin

YES

NO

YES

Non-radioactive medicinal or toiletry articles (including aerosols) such as hair sprays, perfumes,

colognes and medicines containing alcohol; and

NO

YES

YES

Non-flammable, non-toxic aerosols in Division 2.2 , with no subsidiary risk, for sporting or home use.

The total net quantity of non-radioactive medicinal or toiletry articles and non-flammable, non-toxic aerosols in Division 2.2 must not exceed 2 kg or 2 L and the net quantity of each single article must not exceed 0.5 kg or 0.5 L. Release valves on aerosols must be protected by a cap or other suitable means to prevent inadvertent release of the contents.

NO

YES

NO

Oxygen or air, gaseous, cylinders required for medical use. The cylinder must not exceed 5 kg gross weight.

Note: Liquid oxygen systems are forbidden for transport.

YES

YES

YES

Permeation devices , must meet A41

NO

YES

NO

Portable electronic devices containing non-spillable batteries , batteries must meet A67 and must be 12 V or less and 100 Wh or less. A maximum of 2 spare batteries may be carried

NO

YES

YES

Radioisotopic cardiac pacemakers or other devices, including those powered by lithium batteries, implanted into a person or fitted externally, or radiopharmaceuticals contained within the body of a person as the result of medical treatment.

NO

ON ONE'S

PERSON

Security-type attaché cases, cash boxes, cash bags , etc. incorporating dangerous goods, such as lithium batteries and/or pyrotechnic material, are totally forbidden.

FORBIDDEN

Specimens, non-infectious packed with small quantities of flammable liquid, must meet A180

NO

YES

YES

Thermometer, medical or clinical , which contains mercury, one (1) per person for personal use, when in its protective case.

NO

YES

NO

Thermometer or barometer, mercury filled carried by a representative of a government weather bureau or similar official agency

N/A

NO

YES