Prohibited items

 

Before you enter your gate, a security control of your person and hand luggage takes place. Every passenger has to remove metal objects before passing through a metal detector frame. If you are carrying liquids with you, the maximum amount is 100 ml liquid in 1 litre plastic bags, which are to be shown to the security personnel.

 COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 185/2010 LIST OF PROHIBITED ARTICLES FOR PASSENGERS AND CABIN BAGGAGE – ATTACHMENT 4-C

Without prejudice to applicable safety rules, passengers are not permitted to carry the following articles into security restricted areas and on board an aircraft: (a) guns, firearms and other devices that discharge projectiles — devices capable, or appearing capable, of being used to cause serious injury by discharging a projectile, including:

- firearms of all types, such as pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns

- toy guns, replicas and imitation firearms capable of being mistaken for real weapons

- component parts of firearms, excluding telescopic sights

- compressed air and CO 2 guns, such as pistols, pellet guns, rifles and ball bearing guns

- signal flare pistols and starter pistols

- bows, cross bows and arrows

- harpoon guns and spear guns

- slingshots and catapults

(b) stunning devices — devices designed specifically to stun or immobilise, including:

- devices for shocking, such as stun guns, tasers and stun batons

- animal stunners and animal killers

- disabling and incapacitating chemicals, gases and sprays, such as mace, pepper sprays, capsicum sprays, tear gas, acid sprays and animal repellent sprays;

(c) objects with a sharp point or sharp edge — objects with a sharp point or sharp edge capable of being used to cause serious injury, including:

- items designed for chopping, such as axes, hatchets and cleavers

- ice axes and ice picks

- razor blades

- box cutters

- knives with blades of more than 6 cm

- scissors with blades of more than 6 cm as measured from the fulcrum

- martial arts equipment with a sharp point or sharp edge

- swords and sabres

(d) workmen’s tools — tools capable of being used either to cause serious injury or to threaten the safety of aircraft, including:

- crowbars

- drills and drill bits, including cordless portable power drills

- tools with a blade or a shaft of more than 6 cm capable of use as a weapon, such as screwdrivers and chisels

- saws, including cordless portable power saws

- blowtorches

- bolt guns and nail guns

(e) blunt instruments — objects capable of being used to cause serious injury when used to hit, including:

- baseball and softball bats

- clubs and batons, such as billy clubs, blackjacks and night sticks

- martial arts equipment

(f) explosives and incendiary substances and devices — explosives and incendiary substances and devices capable, or appearing capable, of being used to cause serious injury or to pose a threat to the safety of aircraft, including:

- ammunition

- blasting caps

- detonators and fuses

- replica or imitation explosive devices

- mines, grenades and other explosive military stores

- fireworks and other pyrotechnics

- smoke-generating canisters and smoke-generating cartridges

- dynamite, gunpowder and plastic explosives

 

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 185/2010 LIST OF PROHIBITED ARTICLES FOR HOLD BAGGAGE – ATTACHMENT 5-B Passengers are not permitted to carry the following articles in their hold baggage: Explosives and incendiary substances and devices — explosives and incendiary substances and devices capable of being used to cause serious injury or to pose a threat to the safety of aircraft, including:

- ammunition

- blasting caps

- detonators and fuses

- mines, grenades and other explosive military stores

- fireworks and other pyrotechnics

- smoke-generating canisters and smoke-generating cartridges

- dynamite, gunpowder and plastic explosives