According to security regulations, guests are advised
Not to accept any packets from unknown persons
Not to leave baggage unobserved at any time, especially within airport area unattended. Baggage may be removed by Airport / Security Staff as an object of suspicion.
To declare before checking-in, if carrying any arms or explosive substances. Concealment is an offence under the Aircraft Act and Rules.
To carry only one hand baggage, the sum of the three dimensions (viz. length, breadth and height) of which should not exceed 115 cm.
Battery cells / dry cells carried in the hand baggage or in any electrical / electronic items are liable to be removed and the airline would not be in a position to hand over the same at the destination. The same may be carried in registered baggage.
Carriage of dry cell batteries, knives, scissors, sharp instruments, tools, fire arms, ammunition, and their toy replicas is prohibited in the passenger cabin.
Currency, precious metals, jewelry, negotiable instruments, securities, personal identification documents and other items of value, are best carried with the guests in the cabin.
Medicines and toiletries in limited quantities which are necessary or appropriate for the guest during the journey, such as hair sprays, perfumes and medicines containing alcohol may be carried. Many of these listed articles can be carried as air cargo provided they are packed in accordance with cargo regulations.
Jet Airways does not carry dangerous goods of any description on its aircraft.
Exception: Alcoholic beverages, perfumes and colognes, medicines or toiletries, small gaseous oxygen cylinders required for medical use, small carbon dioxide cylinders worn by the guest for the operation of mechanical limbs, etc.
As per security regulations, carriage of the following articles in the guest’s hand baggage is prohibited:
Kindly Note: Jet Airways will charge INR 5000/- per fire arm, air gun and / or ammunition (up to 50 rounds) per guest for additional services provided during handling and carriage of fire arm, air gun or ammunition in their registered baggage on domestic sectors.
On International sectors guest will be charged US $100 for the additional service provided during handling and carriage of fire arm, air gun or ammunition in their registered baggage.
Following Personnel are exempted and will not be charged provided they fulfill the conditions as specified:
As per the circular received from the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security regarding battery cells in hand baggage, guests may be allowed to carry battery cells in the electronic items in the hand baggage or in person.
The following items, which would normally be considered as dangerous goods are accepted from the provisions of the regulations when carried by the guest. These are accepted subject to the quantity being limited:
Dry ice in quantities not exceeding 2 kilograms (5 pounds) per guest, used to pack perishables, as carry-on baggage only.
Alcoholic Beverages - With approval of the carrier(s).
Dangerous Articles in Baggage - For safety reasons, dangerous articles, such as those listed below, must not be carried in guest's baggage.
Compressed gases - (Deeply refrigerated, flammable, non-flammable and poisonous) such as butane, oxygen, liquid nitrogen, aqualung cylinders and compressed gas cylinders.
Corrosives such as acids, alkalis, mercury and wet cell batteries and apparatus containing mercury.
Explosives, ammunition, fireworks and flares. Ammunition including blank cartridges, hand guns, fireworks, and pistol caps.
Flammable liquids and solids such as lighter refills, lighter fuel, matches, paints, thinners, fire-lighters, lighters that need inverting before ignition.
Briefcases and attaché cases with installed alarm devices.
Oxidizing materials such as bleaching powder and peroxides.
Poisons and infectious substances such as insecticides, weed-killers and live virus materials.
Small oxygen cylinders for medical use and small carbon dioxide gas cylinders worn by guest for the operation of mechanical limbs.
Other dangerous articles such as magnetized materials, offensive or irritating materials.
As per the latest amendment to the Civil Aviation Requirement, Section 5, Series X, Part I issued by DGCA, guests onboard all flights are required to follow the prescribed guidelines for the use of mobile phones and Transmitting PED's (Personal Electronic Devices) on ‘Flight Mode’.
Prior to departure: Guests will be permitted to use their mobile phones while the aircraft doors are open, unless advised by the Captain. (i.e. during aircraft refueling, aircraft Radio Telephony communication; and pre-flight functions like entries in the FMS and GPS navigation system)
Guests will be required to switch off their Mobile phones and other portable electronic devices once the aircraft doors are closed. Flight Mode will not be permitted.
In-flight: Guests will be permitted to use Mobile phones and Transmitting PED’s on Flight / Airplane mode only after the seat belt sign has been switched off.
In case of any interference and for safety reasons, the Cabin Crew in charge may inform the guests to stop using their PEDs.
Prior to landing: Guests must switch off all electronic devices like Laptops, transmitting PED’s including mobile phones prior to landing.
After landing: After landing, guests will be permitted to use mobile phones once the aircraft clears the active runway. However this may not be applicable incase the landing takes place in low visibility conditions.The Cabin Crew in charge will clearly mention low visibility conditions during the pre-landing announcement.
The above terms are only illustrative and not exhaustive and for further information you may contact your nearest Jet Airways office.
Carriage of Spare Lithium Ion Batteries
Spare Lithium ion batteries may be carried as checked in or cabin baggage provided they are installed within and connected to the accompanied device. Carriage of spare Lithium ion batteries without an associated device or disengaged from the associated device will be permitted only as part of cabin baggage. Only Lithium ion batteries of watt-hour (Wh) rating above 100Wh but not exceeding 160Wh, will be permitted.
Spare batteries must be individually protected by ensuring each one is placed in the original retail packaging or by insulating the terminals, e.g. by taping over the exposed terminals and placing each battery in a separate plastic pouch to prevent short circuit.
Spare Lithium Ion Batteries will not be permitted as part of checked in baggage.
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