List of things you can’t take on a flight.


List of Banned Items :

  • Explosive and incendiary materials
  • Flammable items
  • Gasses and pressure containers
  • Matches
  • Oxidizers and organic peroxides
  • Poisons
  • Infectious materials
  • Corrosives
  • Organics
  • Radioactive materials
  • Magnetic materials
  • Marijuana (cannabis)

Items allowed in your carry-on bags / ( Hand Luggage )

There are a number of items that could be considered hazardous or dangerous that are actually allowed in the passenger cabin, including your carry-on baggage:

  • Non-rechargeable batteries
  • Spare rechargeable batteries (there are additional restrictions based on the capacity of the battery)
  • Electronic cigarettes and vaping devices (unpowered)
  • Small hand tools (less than seven inches or 18 cm in length) that don’t have sharp cutting edges
  • Matches (other than strike-anywhere matches) and common cigarette lighters
  • Scissors with a cutting edge less than four inches (10 cm)

If you have any doubts or questions about your carry-on item, contact your airline for advice.

Check-in Luggage

The Airline Security has prohibited the following items from airplane cabins and carry-on baggage but may (with some exceptions) be carried only in checked baggage:

  • Stick or club type sporting goods
  • Firearms (including firearm replicas and firearm parts) and ammunition
  • Knives and cutting instruments
  • Paintball guns
  • Power tools and larger hand tools
  • Dry ice (frozen carbon dioxide)



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Rushabh Thakker | TheFineMen

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