Dangerous Goods

Dangerous goods are items or substances that may endanger the safety of the aircraft or guests onboard. Please ensure that you do not pack items specified in this list in your hand carry or checked baggage.

The following items are prohibited in your baggage whether it is checked in or not:

  • Explosives, flammable or non-inflammable gas (such as aerosol paints, butane gas, lighter refills)

  • Refrigerated gas (such as filled aqualung cylinders, liquid nitrogen)

  • Flammable liquids (such as paints, thinners, solvents)

  • Flammable solids (such as matches, fire lighters)

  • Organic peroxides (such as resins)

  • Poisons

  • Infective substances (such as viruses, bacteria)

  • Radioactive material (such as radium)

  • Corrosive materials (such as acid, alkali, mercury, thermometer)

  • Magnetic substances, oxidizing materials (such as bleaches)

  • Weapons such as antique firearms, swords, knives, and similar items*. Such items may only be allowed in checked baggage at our absolute discretion for very special reasons.

*For those travelling to/from Hong Kong, please note that stun guns, bullets, extendible batons, and knuckledusters are considered as arms in Hong Kong and therefore are prohibited.