Here's the 2015 updated list on banned items on plane

By | 10:05 PM Leave a Comment
Here's the 2015 updated list on banned items on plane


IF YOU'RE packing for a flight, be sure to know this new list of prohibited items that applies to all flights originating within the country.

In an article from ABS-CBN News, it said the Department of Transportation and Communications-Office of Transportation Security already released memorandum circular MC2015-02, listing seven categories as among those prohibited inside airplanes.

As follows:


1. Guns, Firearms and Other Devices that Discharge Projectiles

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON AND CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE: air gun; ammunition shells, bullets and other component; bolt gun; component of guns and firearm; compressed air gun; firearms; flare gun; harpoon gun; nail gun; pellet guns; pistol; replicas and imitation firearms; revolver; rifle; shotgun; spear gun; sport-related firearm

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE ONLY: slingshots; bow and arrow; and crossbows

NOTE: All forms of firearms and guns prohibited must be endorsed to the appropriate law enforcement officer.


2. Stunning Devices

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON AND CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE: tear gas

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: acid spray; insect/animal repellant spray; mace/pepper spray; stun guns


3. Objects with Sharp Points and Edges

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: axe; bayonet; bolos; box cutter; butterfly knife; canned products; cleaver; cock fighting knives and blade; cork screw; disguised objects with sharp edges; diving knife; hatchet; ice axes; ice picks; knives; letter openers; medical scalpel; nipper/pusher/nail file/nail cutter; open razors/razor blade; pocket comb weapon; pocket folded knife; sabers, scissors; swords.


4. Workers' Tools

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: crowbars; drills; extension cords; G.I. wires (alambre); hammers; nails, pliers; retractable tape measure; saws; screwdrivers; tapes; wrenches.


5. Blunt Instruments

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: all metal chains; baton sticks; billiard sticks; boat paddles; bowling/billiard balls; cane umbrella; clubs/sticks/bats/rods; cricket paddle; crutches/walking sticks or aids; dumbbells; fishing hooks; fishing rod; grindstone knives; ice skates; kayak; knuckles; lacrosse sticks; paintball equipment; scuba diving equipment; ski holes; tennis/badminton/squash rackets/ large tripod.


6. Explosives and Incendiary Substances and Devices

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON AND CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE: blasting cap; detonator and fuse; grenade; dynamite; flares; plastic explosives; pyrotechnics; ammunition; smoke-generating canisters or cartridges; mines or imitation explosive devices; replica or imitation explosive devices; fuels; lighter fluids; gasoline.

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: all kinds of lighters


7. Liquid, Aerosols and Gels (LAGs)

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON AND CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE: flammable, corrosive or toxic LAGs

PROHIBITED IN CARRY-ON BUT ALLOWED IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE  ONLY: LAGS in individual containers with a capacity of 100 ml, contained in one transparent re-sealable plastic bag of a capacity not exceeding 1 liter.

NOTE: Only one transparent 20cm x 20cm resealable plastic bag will be allowed for each passenger.

“Exceptions should be made for medications, baby milk/food and special delivery requirement. All types of LAGs regardless of volume when labeled as flammable (highly combustible & self-igniting by chemical reaction), corrosive or toxic is not allowed in the cabin or in the hold,” the circular said.


WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THIS POST
Share your ideas by commenting.

0 comments:

Post a Comment

CONTACT FORM

Name

Email *

Message *