Airlines and Tour Operators have their own policies but normally there is no problem. For further information call us on 01462 850489 and we will talk to airlines and tour operators to ensure trouble free travel.
The following items are NOT permitted on board an aircraft in either the hold or hand luggage.
Gas cylinders – non flammable, deeply refrigerated flammable and poisonous gases (like butane, oxygen, propane and aqualung cylinders). Cylinders for use with camping gas, stoves, chef’s blow torches and heated hair units.
Flammable Solids and Liquids – e.g. heater / lighter fuels, paint and matches. Cigarette lighters are NOT permitted on any flights to the USA.
Poisons – e.g. weed killers, insecticides, arsenic and cyanide.
Radioactive and oxidising materials and organic peroxides e.g. bleaches, fibreglass repair kits.
Explosives and Firearms – handguns, automatic weapons, ammunitions e.g. blank cartridges, pistol caps, flares, smoke canister, fireworks and crackers. The transport of sporting guns and ammunition may be allowed in the hold.
Hypodermic Needles – medical evidence is required.
Infectious substances – e.g. bacteria, viruses.
Corrosives – e.g. acids, alkalis, wet-cell batteries, phosphorus, mercury.
Ensure all checked in baggage does NOT include fragile or perishable items, electronic devices or valuable and irreplaceable items such as jewellery, private / business documents, passports or personal identification.