Dangerous goods that may be carried under certain conditions

Some baggage is falling into the category of dangerous goods, which may be carried under certain conditions. Please be aware that the limitations for liquids in cabin baggage also apply for the items mentioned below.


Ammunition (cartridges for weapons), securely packaged:

Securely packed ammunition (cartridges for weapons) in Division 1.4S (UN 0012 or UN 0014 only), in quantities not exceeding 5 kg (11 lb) gross weight per person for that person's own use, excluding ammunition with explosive or incendiary projectiles. Allowances for more than one passenger must not be combined into one or more packages.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Camping stoves and fuel containers that have contained a flammable liquid fuel (with empty fuel tank and/or fuel container):

May be carried provided the fuel tank of the camping stove and/or fuel container has been completely drained of all liquid fuel and action has been taken to nullify the danger. To nullify the danger, the empty fuel tank and/or fuel container must be allowed to drain for at least 1 hour, and then must be left uncapped for a minimum of 6 hours to allow any residual fuel to evaporate. Alternative, adding cooking oil to elevate the flash point of any residual liquid above the flash point of flammable liquid and then emptying the fuel tank and/or container, are equally acceptable. The fuel tank and/or container must then have the cap securely fastened and be wrapped in an absorbent material such as paper towel and placed in a polyethylene or equivalent bag. The top of the bag must then be sealed or gathered and closed with an elastic band or twine.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes

Battery-powered wheelchairs or other similar mobility devices with non-spillable batteries:

Must comply with Packing Instruction 872 or Special Provision A67, provided the battery terminals are protected from short circuits, e.g. by being enclosed in a battery container, and the battery is securely attached to the wheelchair or mobility aid.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes

NOTE: Battery-powered wheelchairs or other mobility devices with spillable batteries or with lithium batteries will not be accepted for carriage on Croatia Airlines flights.


Mercury barometer or thermometer:

When carried by a representative of a government weather bureau or similar official agency. The barometer or thermometer must be packed in a strong outer packaging, having a sealed inner liner or a bag of strong leak-proof and puncture-resistant material impervious to mercury, which will prevent the escape of mercury from the package irrespective of its position.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


Equipment containing Lithium ion batteries with a Watt-hour rating exceeding 100 Wh but not exceeding 160 Wh; may be in checked or carry-on baggage.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Spare Lithium ion batteries (with a Watt-hour rating exceeding 100 Wh but not exceeding 160 Wh for consumer electronic devices):

No more than two spare batteries may be carried in carry-on baggage only. These batteries must be individually protected to prevent short circuits. 

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No 


Avalanche rescue backpack:

One (1) per passenger, equipped with a pyrotechnic trigger mechanism containing less than 200 mg net of Division 1.4S and less than 250 mL of compressed gas in Division 2.2. The backpack must be packed in such a manner that it cannot be accidentally activated. The airbags within the backpacks must be fitted with pressure relief valves.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Chemical Agent Monitoring Equipment (when carried by staff members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons on official travel):


Instruments containing radioactive material not exceeding the activity limits specified in Table 10.3.D, i.e. chemical agent monitor (CAM) and/or rapid alarm and identification device monitor (RAID-M), securely packed and without lithium batteries, when carried by staff members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on official travel.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Heat producing articles:

Such as underwater torches (diving lamps) and soldering irons. Battery-powered equipment capable of generating extreme heat, which would cause a fire if activated, e.g. underwater high-intensity lamps, providing that the heat producing component or the battery is packed separately so as to prevent activation during transport. Any battery that has been removed must be protected against short circuit.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Carbon dioxide, solid (dry ice):

Dry Ice in quantities not exceeding 2.5 kg (5 lb) per passenger when used to pack perishables is permitted in checked or carry-on baggage provided the baggage (package) permits the release of carbon dioxide gas. Each item of checked baggage must be marked “dry ice” or “carbon dioxide, solid” and with the net weight of dry ice or an indication that there is 2.5 kg or less dry ice.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Insulated packaging containing refrigerated liquid nitrogen (dry shipper):

Must be fully absorbed in a porous material and intended for transport, at low temperature, of non-dangerous products. The design of the insulated packaging must not allow the build-up of pressure within the container and must not permit the release of any refrigerated liquid nitrogen irrespective of the orientation of the insulated packaging.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Non-flammable gas cylinder fitted into a life jacket:

Non-flammable gas cylinder fitted into a life jacket containing carbon dioxide or other suitable gas in Division 2.2, up to two (2) small cylinders per passenger, and up to two (2) spare cartridges.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Oxygen or air, gaseous, cylinders required for medical use:

Oxygen or air, gaseous, cylinders, required for medical use will only be accepted empty as checked baggage. Should a passenger require supplementary oxygen, this will be provided by carrier at a cost with prior arrangements.

Note: Liquid oxygen systems are forbidden for transport.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: N/A
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


Portable medical electronic devices:

Automated External Defibrillators (AED), Nebuliser, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), etc. containing lithium metal or lithium ion cells or batteries may be carried by passengers for medical use as follows:

- Each installed or spare battery must be of a type which meets the requirements of each test in the UN Manual of Tests and Criteria, Part III, section 38.3.
In addition, each installed or spare battery must not exceed the following:
1) for lithium metal batteries, a lithium content of not more than 8 g; or
2) for lithium ion batteries, a watt-hour rating of not more than 160 Wh.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes

- No more than two spare batteries may be carried in carry-on baggage only. Spare batteries must be individually protected so as to prevent short circuits (by placement in original retail ackaging or by otherwise insulating terminals, e.g. by taping over exposed terminals or placing each battery in a separate plastic bag or protective pouch);

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: Yes
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


Aerosols in Division 2.2, with no subsidiary risk, for sporting or home use: 
The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Non-radioactive medicinal or toilet articles:

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Non-radioactive medicinal or toilet articles (including Aerosols) such as hair sprays, perfumes, colognes and medicines containing alcohol. The total net quantity of all above mentioned articles must not exceed 2 kg (4.4 lb) or 2 L (2 qt), and the net quantity of each single article must not exceed 0.5 kg (1 lb) or 0.5 L (1 pt). Release valves on aerosols must be protected by a cap or other suitable means to prevent inadvertent release of the contents.


Alcoholic beverages:

When in retail packaging containing more than 24% but not more than 70% alcohol by volume, in receptacles not exceeding 5 L, with a total net quantity per person of 5 L.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Energy efficient light bulbs:

When in retail packaging intended for personal or home use.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes
 

Non-flammable, non-toxic gas cylinders worn for the operation of mechanical limbs:

Also, spare cylinders of a similar size if required to ensure an adequate supply for the duration of the journey.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Portable electronic devices containing lithium metal or lithium cells or batteries:

Such as watches, calculating machines, cameras, cellular phones, lap-top computers, camcorders, etc., when carried by passengers for personal use.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Spare lithium metal or lithium ion cells or batteries:

For such portable electronic devices may be carried in carry-on baggage only. These batteries must be individually protected to prevent short circuits (by placement in original retail packaging or by otherwise insulating terminals, e.g. by taping over exposed terminals or placing each battery in a separate plastic bag or protective pouch).

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No

Note: In addition, each installed or spare battery must not exceed the following:
a) For lithium metal batteries, a lithium content of not more than 2 grams; or
b) For lithium ion batteries, a watt-hour rating of not more than 100 Wh.


Hair curlers containing hydrocarbon gas:

Up to one (1) per passenger, provided that the safety cover is securely fitted over the heating element. These hair curlers must not be used on board the aircraft at any time. Gas refills for such curlers are not permitted in checked or carry-on baggage.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: No
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Medical or clinical thermometer, which contains mercury:

One (1) per passenger for personal use is permitted, when in its protective case.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: Yes


Fuel cell system, and spare fuel cartridges powering portable electronic devices (e.g. cameras, cellular phones, laptop computers, and camcorders):

Following conditions are applicable:

a) Fuel cells and fuel cell cartridges may only contain flammable liquid, corrosive substances, liquefied flammable gas, water-reactive substances or hydrogen in metal hydride;

b) refuelling of fuel cells on board an aircraft is not permitted except that the installation of a spare cartridge is allowed;
 
c) the maximum quantity of fuel in any fuel cell or fuel cell cartridges must not exceed:
1. for liquids, 200 mL;
2. for solids, 200 g;
3. for liquefied gases, 120 mL for non metallic fuel cell or fuel cell cartridges or 200 mL for metal fuel cell or fuel cell cartridges;
4. for hydrogen in metal hydride the fuel cell cartridges must have a water capacity of 120 mL or less.

d) each fuel cell and each fuel cell cartridges must confirm to IEC PAS 62282-6-1 Ed. 1, and must be marked with a manufacturer’s certification that it conforms to the specifications. In addition, each fuel cell cartridges must be marked with the maximum quantity and type of fuel in the cartridge;

e) no more than two spare fuel cell cartridges may be carried by a passenger as follows:
1. fuel cell cartridges containing flammable liquids, corrosive substances, liquefied flammable gas or hydrogen in metal hydride in carry-on baggage, in checked baggage, or on the person;
2. fuel cell cartridges containing water-reactive substances may only be carried in carry on baggage or on the person.

f) fuel cells or fuel cell systems containing fuel are permitted in carry-on baggage only;

g) interaction between fuel cell and integrated batteries in a device must confirm IEC PAS 62282-6-1 Ed. 1. Fuel cells or fuel cell systems whose sole function is to charge a battery in the device are not permitted;

h) fuel cell systems must be of a type that will not charge batteries when the portable electronic device is not in use and must be durably marked by the manufacturer : “APPROVED FOR CARRIAGE IN AIRCRAFT CABIN ONLY” to so indicated; and

i) in addition to the languages which may be required by the State of Origin for the markings specified above. English should be used.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: Yes
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


Radioisotopic cardiac pacemakers:

Or other devices, including those powered by lithium batteries, implanted into a person, or radiopharmaceuticals contained within the body of a person as the result of medical treatment.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


Safety matches (one small packet) or a cigarette lighter:

Provided that does not contain unabsorbed liquid fuel, other than liquefied gas, intended for use by an individual when carried on the person. Lighter fuel and lighter refills are not permitted on one's person or in checked or carry-on baggage.

Note: “Strike anywhere” matches are forbidden for air transport.

Note: “Blue flame” or “Cigar” lighters are forbidden for air transport.

The approval of the carrier(s) is required: No
Permitted on one's person: Yes
Permitted in or as carry-on (cabin) baggage: No
Permitted in or as checked baggage: No


If you intend to carry one or more of the following items that require the approval of the Carrier(s), please contact Croatia Airlines prior to your intended travel day. Croatia Airlines reserve the right not to accept any particular article for carriage.


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