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Luggage regulations

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Before leavingProhibited Objects

Before leaving

  • To facilitate the traceability of your luggage

    Fix a label to your hand and hold luggage displaying your first name, surname, telephone contact number, address and possibly the flight number.
  • For your safety and convenience

    We advise you to put in your hand luggage the items of value and those which might be of use to you during the journey (e.g. medicines, kit for babies and so on).
  • Check the limits of luggage dimensions

    This information is usually included on your flight ticket or on the airline’s website.
  • Standard Luggage Dimension

    The rules relating to hand luggage weight and dimensions may vary according to the airline company.
    In general, the weight of hand luggage must be less than 5kg, and the sum of the sides must be less than 115 cm (for example: 55x40x20 cm).

    Place outsize luggage in the special areas indicated at the check-in.

Prohibited Objects

  • It is prohibited to transport goods and materials that are dangerous for security reasons, either in your hand luggage or hold luggage. We list a few examples below.

    Objects prohibited from hand luggage:

    • toy guns
    • catapults
    • cutlery
    • knives
    • razor blades
    • work tools
    • darts
    • scissors
    • syringes
    • sewing needles
    • sticks for sports use

    Leave the objects that do not satisfy the controls in your hand luggage in custody. You can conveniently retrieve them on your return.

    Objects prohibited from hold luggage:

    - compressed gases (inflammables, non-inflammables, chilled, poisonous such as butane, oxygen, propane and oxygen for respirators)
    - corrosive products
    - explosives (for example fireworks, rockets, munitions, pistol bullets)
    - mercury thermometers
    - substances which in contact with water emit inflammable gases
    - infectious substances (for example bacteria and live viruses)
    - poisonous substances (insecticides, herbicides, arsenic and cyanide)
    - matches
    - lighters
    - alarm devices
    - magnetising material

Liquids in the aircraft

There are restrictions on food and drink. In the Security Checks section you may find more information on the transport of liquids in hand luggage.
For more detailed information contact the airline.

ENAC - free number 800 898 121
Complete list of prohibited articles - EU regulations no. 185/2010, listed for consultation on the ENAC site, Tel: (+39) 02 7485.2952/731 -  www.enac.gov.it

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