Article 1- Meaning of particular expressions
In these Conditions the following particular expressions mean:
We, Our, Ourselves and Us means air company Georgian Airways Limited.
You, Your, Yourself means any person, except members of the crew, carried or to be carried in an aircraft pursuant to a Ticket.( See also definition for "Passenger").
Agreed Stopping Places means those places, except the place of departure and the place of destination, set out in the Ticket or shown in Georgian Airways timetables as scheduled stopping places on the passenger's route.
Airline Designator Code means two-characters (A9) or three letters TGZ) which identify Georgian Airways LTD.Authorized Agent means a passenger sales agent who has been appointed by Georgian Airways to represent our air company in the sale of air passenger transportation on our services and, when authorized, over the services of other air carriers.
Baggage means personal property of a passenger accompanying him/her in connection with his/her trip. Unless otherwise specified, it consists of both Checked and Unchecked baggage.
Baggage Check means those portions of the Ticket which relate to the carriage of the passenger's Checked Baggage.
Baggage Identification Tag means a document issued by Georgian Airways, which is attached to the passenger's Checked Baggage for identification of such baggage.
Boarding Pass means document issued to the passenger at check-in which entitles the passenger to board and occupy a specified seat on the aircraft.
Cabin Baggage means any of the passenger baggage other than checked baggage.(Passenger takes his/her cabin baggage into the cabin of the aircraft with him/her).
Carriage means carriage of passenger and/or baggage by air.
Carrier means an air carrier, other than Georgian Airways (A9), whose Airline Designator Code appears on your Ticket or on a Conjunction Ticket.
Carrier's Regulations means rules, other than these Conditions, published by Georgian Airways and in effect on date of ticket issue, governing the carriage of passengers and/or baggage and shall include any applicable tariffs in force.
Checked Baggage means baggage of which Georgian Airways takes custody and for which we have issued a baggage identification tag. (Checked baggage is carried in the hold of the aircraft). Check-in deadline means the time limit specified by Georgian Airways by which you must have completed check-in formalities and received your boarding pass.
Child means a person who has reached his/her second birthday prior to commencement of travel of each sector but has not reached his/her 12th birthday as of the date of commencement of travel.
Code Share Flight means a flight operated by one Carrier on which we issue a ticket showing our Airline Designator Code as the carrier pursuant to the agreement between Georgian Airways and that carrier.
Conditions of Carriage means these Conditions of Carriage for Passenger and Baggage
Conditions of Contract means those terms and conditions on which the contract of your carriage has been made and which are contained in or delivered with your Ticket or Itinerary/receipt which include reference to notices and these General Conditions of Carriage.
Confirmed Reservation means that the passenger has a ticket which contains
--- in the case of a paper ticket, a specification of the number, date and time of the flight and the notation "OK" in the appropriate space, or;
--- in the case of an electronic ticket or paperless transport document, an indication that the reservation has been made and confirmed.
Conjunction Ticket means a ticket issued to you in relation with another Ticket which together constitute a single contract of carriage.
Connecting Flight means subsequent flight providing onward travel on the same ticket or on a conjunction ticket.
Convention means whichever of the following instruments are applicable to the contract of carriage:
The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by Air, signed at Warsaw on 12 October 1929(hereinafter referred to as the Warsaw Convention);
The Warsaw Convention as amended at The Hague on 28 September 1955;
The Warsaw Convention as amended by Additional Protocol No 1 of Montreal (1975);
The Warsaw Convention as amended at The Hague and by Additional Protocol No 2 of Montreal (1975);
The Warsaw Convention as amended at The Hague and by Additional Protocol No 4 of Montreal (1975);
The Convention Supplementary to the Warsaw
Convention, for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by Air Performed by a Person other than the Contracting Carrier, signed at Guadalajara on 18 September 1961.
Country of Departure means the country where the place of departure as herein defined is situated. Coupon means both a paper Flight Coupon and an Electronic Coupon, each of which entitle the named passenger to travel on the particular flight identified on it.
Damage includes death of, wounding of and bodily injury to a Passenger. It also includes loss, partial loss, theft of or other damage to baggage, arising out of, or in connection with carriage on flights operated by Georgian Airways or other services provided by Georgian Airways.
Days mean calendar days, including all seven days of the week; provided that, for the purpose of notification, the day upon which the notice is dispatched shall not be counted; and provided further that for purposes of determining duration of validity of a Ticket, the day upon which the Ticket is issued, or flight commenced, shall not be counted.
Denied Boarding means a refusal to carry a passenger on Georgian Airways flight, although he/she has:
A confirmed reservation on that flight,
Holds a valid Ticket which is not free of charge or issued on reduced fare not available directly or indirectly to the public,
Has checked in or has presented himself for check-in at the check-in desk before the latest check-in time (or for connecting passengers the minimum connecting time for that airport), as specified by Carrier; or
Such any other time indicated to the passenger in advance by Carrier or by its agent, or if no time isindicated, not later than 40 minutes before the published departure time, except where there are reasonable grounds to deny the passenger boarding such as reasons of health, safety or security; or inadequate travel documentation.
Electronic Coupon means an Electronic flight coupon for an Electronic ticket held in Georgian Airways' database.
Electronic Ticket means the Itinerary/Receipt issued by Georgian Airways or on behalf of Georgian Airways, the Electronic Coupons and, if applicable, a boarding document.
Final Destination means the destination on the ticket presented for check-in or at the check-in desk or, in the case of directly connecting flights, the destination of the last flight.
Flight Coupon means that portion of the ticket issued by or on behalf of Georgian Airways that bears the notation "good for passage" or in the case of an Electronic ticket, the Electronic coupon, and indicates the particular places between which passenger is entitled to be carried.
Flight Segment means a portion of transportation between two places, which is carried out by Georgian Airways or by another Carrier.
Force Majeure means unusual and unforeseeable circumstances beyond the control of Carrier and/or the Passenger, the consequences of which could not have been avoided even if all due care had been exercised.
Infant means a person who has not reached his/her second birthday prior to commencement of travel of each sector.
Itinerary/Receipt means a document or documents issued by Georgian Airways or our Authorized agents to passengers traveling on Electronic tickets. It can be issued on paper, by fax, by E-mail or delivered electronically. Electronic ticket contains the passenger name, flight information and notices. This document is to be retained by the passenger and to be carried during the whole journey.
Normal Fare means a fare established for carriage in a given class (business or economy), and any other fare denominated and published as a normal fare.
Notice of Contract terms Incorporated by Reference means those statements contained in or delivered with your Ticket or Itinerary/Receipt, identified as such and which incorporate by reference, these Conditions of Carriage and notices.
Passenger means any person, except members of the crew, carried or to be carried on an aircraft with the consent of carrier.
Passenger Coupon means the portion of the Passenger Ticket and Baggage Check constituting the passenger's written evidence of the contract of the carriage.
Passenger Ticket means those portions of the ticket issued by carrier which provide for the carriage of the passenger.
Place of Departure means the airport from which travel initially commences as shown on the ticket.
Place of Destination means the airport where the passenger reaches his ultimate stopping place as shown on the ticket.
Rerouting means a change of route (including origin, destination, stopover or connection points), fare, carrier(s), class of service, flight, or date from that originally provided for on the ticket. (Not applicable to "open" tickets).
SDR means a Special Drawing Right (unit of account) as defined by the International Monetary Fund. Special Fare means any fare other than the normal fare.
Stopover means a scheduled stop of the journey by the passenger at a point between the place of departure and the place of destination.
Tariff means the published fares, charges and/or related Conditions of Carriage of an airline filed, where required, with the appropriate authorities.
Ticket Validity Period means the period for which a passenger ticket is valid for travel.
Ticket means either the document entitled "Passenger Ticket and Baggage Check" or the Electronic Ticket, in each case issued by us or on our behalf by our authorized agents to the passenger. The Ticket includes the Conditions of Contract, Coupons and Notices.
Ticket Validity Period means the period for which a passenger ticket is valid for travel.
Unchecked baggage means any of your Baggage other than Checked Baggage