Free transportation of SKI EQUIPMENT from 21JAN 2019 on the following flights:
For Economy light - no free baggage allowance
Business class - check-in baggage 1 piece, not more than 32 kg (158 cm in volume)
Economy class - check-in baggage 1 piece, not more than 23 kg (158 cmin volume ) and 25 kg (only for Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kiev)
For children from 2 to 12 years old the same free baggage allowance is provided as for adult passengers. For infants under 2 years old (without seat), free baggage allowance is 1 piece (115 cm) weighing not more than 10 kg + a stroller or a baby’s chair. Attention: the weight of check-in luggage and carry-on luggage is not summed.
All of your luggage, including carry-on has to be shown to our check-in staff. This is a safety requirement.
It is recommended that you keep the following items in your carry-on luggage:
Money, jewelry, passports and other important documents, computers (e.g. laptops, PCs), cameras.
Please do not put these items in your checked baggage.
Carry-on luggage may not exceed 115 cm in volume and a weight of 8 kg. You can check this using the hand baggage gauge at the airport. Any items above these limits will have to be checked-in. Please bear this in mind when packing to ensure that your checked baggage does not exceed the free baggage allowance. Please note the allowance may vary due to the type of aircraft. You might be asked to check your carry on at the gate and you will receive it upon arrival.
Business class - Carry on 1 piece, not more than 12 kg (115 cm by in volume)
Economy class - - Carry on 1 piece, not more than 8 kg (115 cm in volume)
If the baggage exceeds the allowance, there will be an additional fee:
Excess baggage charges (one way)
Excess of weight up to 32kg for flying within Europe - 50 euro. Flying to/from Russia, Ukraine, Israel - 35 EUR / 40 USD Flying to/from Yerevan, Batumi - 25 euro
Each additional piece of baggage (weight - as per service classes; maximum size – 158 cm) Europe - 75 EUR / 65 GBP Russia, Ukraine - 50 EUR / 55 USD Israel - 65 euro / 65 USD Yerevan, Batumi – 30 EUR NOTE: Excess (piece and weight) are combined. For example, additional 1 piece and weight of 30 kg for Moscow - 85 = (50 + 35) EUR
Transportation of pets:
- weight of the container with a pet in the cabin not exceeding 6kg - 50 EUR / 55 USD
- weight of the container with a pet in the luggage compartment not exceeding32 kg - 120 EUR / 120 USD
Transportation of ski equipment
Free transportation for Ski/Snowboard Equipment (per person incl. one pair of snowboard or a pair of skiing with ski poles, boots, helmets, glasses) is applicable for: to/from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kiev, Vienna and Prague. Any additional equipment such as a secondary pair, avalanche luggage, etc. will be charged in accordance with the general luggage quota.
Transportation of ski equipment in all directions except Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kiev, Vienna and Prague - 80 EUR / 80 USD.
Transportation of a bicycle or a tandem bicycle prepared for transportation (foldable) in suitable packaging or in a box should not exceed more than 23 kg per passenger – 100 EUR / 100 USD. Transportation of Golf Equipment, Fishing Equipment, Surf Equipment - EUR 100 / 100 USD
Free carry-on Items
Passengers may carry, free of charge, the following items:
If checked in, these items become part of the checked baggage and do not qualify for free carriage if they cause excess weight of the checked baggage.
EXCEPTIONS: Infant's carrying basket or fully collapsible stroller/pushchair, wheelchair, medical equipment may be carried on, free of charge.
Carry on restrictions
Liquids - may only be carried on board in a clear plastic bag.
Please make sure you observe the following rules, otherwise your liquids may be confiscated at the security checkpoint:
Liquids, gels, and sprays must be held in individual containers not exceeding 100 ml.
Only one plastic bag is permitted per passenger.
Please present the plastic bag for separate screening at the security checkpoint.
Dangerous goods & prohibited items:
Dangerous goods (DG) are articles and substances, which may be hazardous to passengers, crew, aircraft, or the environment.
Special regulations are applicable for the transport of these goods.
Do not carry the following dangerous articles in your baggage or on your person:
Articles that can be carried in the checked baggage in limited quantities
Prohibited articles in the cabin baggage:
For safety reasons, certain articles/ items are prohibited to carry in the cabin baggage. Guns, firearms and other devices that can cause serious injury if being used.
Objects with a sharp point or sharp edge can cause serious injury if being used
Blunt instruments – objects capable of being used to cause serious injury.
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:
Any special baggage such as sport equipment - ski, snowboard, bicycle, golf equipment, fishing equipment, must be booked and confirmed by Georgian Airways for transportation.
The transportation is not included in the free baggage allowance.
Special baggage is charged separately.
Guns and Ammunitions
Ammunition, arms and other weapons belonging to the category of non-explosive shall only be allowed as checked baggage.
Weapons or ammunition with explosive or incendiary projectiles belonging to the category of dangerous goods may be transported as cargo (if not totally prohibited) only according to DGR Rules.
Military weapons may not be carried as checked baggage.
The following arms are accepted for transportation in hold:
LIST OF PROHIBITED ARTICLES
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:
— 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,
— 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:
— 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.