Free baggage allowance

The free baggage allowance for passengers in Business Class:
hand luggage 2 PCS, not more than 12 kg (115 cm by the sum of 3 dimensions)
check-in baggage 2 PCS, not more than 32 kg (203 cm by the sum of 3 dimensions / “C” class)

The free baggage allowance for passengers in Premium Economy Class:
hand luggage 2 PCS, not more than 12 kg (115 cm by the sum of 3 dimensions)
check-in baggage 2 PCS, not more than 32 kg (203 cm by the sum of 3 dimensions / “A” class)

The free baggage allowance for passengers in Economy Class:
hand luggage 1 piece, not more than 8 kg (115 cm by the sum of 3 dimensions)
check-in baggage 1 piece, not more than 23 kg

The dimensions of hand luggage should not exceed 55x40x20 cm

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 and cabin baggage 5 kg

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

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 2 piece, not more than 12 kg (115 cm by in volume)
Premium Economy class - Carry on 2 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) 

Excess/extra baggage charges (one way):

DESTINATION

Each additional

Excess of weight

piece

from 23 kg to 32 kg

Europe

75 EUR

50 EUR

Israel

65 EUR/USD

40 USD

NOTE:

Excess (piece, size and weight) is summarized.


Transportation of sport equipment  

Please see section: 《Sports Equipment》


Free carry-on Items

Passengers may carry, free of charge, the following items:

  • an umbrella; 
  • walking stick;
  • a bouquet of flowers;
  • a handbag;
  • reading material;
  • a laptop, a photo camera, a video camera
  • food for your infant during the flight;
  • a cell phone;
  • crutches;
  • Duty Free purchases (1 shopping bag).

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:

  • Briefcases and security type attached cases with installed alarm devices;
  • Incorporative lithium batteries and/or pyrotechnic material;
  • Explosives, munitions, fireworks, and flares;
  • Gases (flammable, non-flammable, deeply refrigerated and poisonous), such as camping gas and aerosols;
  • Flammable liquids, such as lighter fuels, paints, and thinner;
  • Flammable solids, such as matches and articles that are easily ignited, combustible substances, substances that on contact with water emit flammable gases;
  • Oxidizing substances, such as bleaching powder and peroxides;
  • Poisonous (toxic) and infectious substances;
  • Radioactive materials;
  • Corrosives (such as mercury which may be contained in thermometers), acids, alkalis and wet-cell batteries;
  • Disabling devices such as mace, pepper spray, etc. containing an irritant or incapacitating substance;      
  • Magnetized materials.

Articles that can be carried in the checked baggage in limited quantities

  • hair sprays, perfumes, colognes and medicines containing alcohol
  • matches
  • aerosols
  • alcoholic beverages not exceeding 70% alcohol by volume
  • avalanche rescue backpack
  • battery powered wheelchairs/mobility devices
  • camping stoves and fuel containers
  • cardiac pacemaker
  • cigarette lighters
  • diving lamps
  • Hair curlers containing hydrocarbon gas provided the safety cover is securely fitted over  the heating element.
  • life jacket
  • Lithium ion batteries, an aggregate equivalent lithium content of less than 8 g.
  • medical oxygen
  • medicinal or toilet articles
  • Mercury thermometers or barometers in a protective case.
  • non-flammable, non toxic gas cylinders
  • oxygen or air cylinders for medical use
  • portable medical electronic devices

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.

  • 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 CO2 guns, such as pistols, rifles and guns
  • Signal flare pistols and starter pistols
  • Harpoon guns and spear guns

Objects with a sharp point or sharp edge can cause serious injury if being used

  • Razor blades
  • Knives
  • Scissors
  • Swords and daggers

 Blunt instruments – objects capable of being used to cause serious injury.

  • Baseball and softball bats
  • Clubs or batons, such as clubs, blackjacks, and night sticks 

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:

  • Ammunition
  • 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

Special baggage

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:

  • Sporting guns, sporting rifles and sporting pistols/revolvers;
  • Hunting rifles;
  • Other small defense arms, such as knives, daggers etc.

TRANSPORTATION OF PETS:

Pet in Cabin

Weight of the container with a pet not more than 8 kg in the cabin - 80 EUR

Container or soft bag dimensions 55x40x23

Pet in Hold

weight of the container with a pet in the luggage compartment from 8kg to 24kg - 150 EUR

weight of the container with a pet in the luggage compartment more than 24kg (maximum weight 45kg) – 190 EUR

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:

— crowbars,

— 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,

— blowtorches,

— 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:

— ammunition,

— 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.