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Managing Restricted Items: Ensuring Safety and Compliance

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Restricted Items

For the safety of our passengers, crew, and aircraft, the following items are either prohibited or restricted on all Ceiba Intercontinental flights. Please ensure that you do not pack items specified in this list in your carry-on or checked baggage. Medicinal articles are exempt from these prohibitions for passengers holding a prescription with an authentic professionally printed label that identifies the medical office, pharmacy, or manufacturer of the medication.

Carry-On Baggage Requirement

Without prejudice to applicable safety rules, passengers are not allowed to carry the following articles into security restricted areas or on board an aircraft, on either their person or in cabin baggage:


  • (1) 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:
    1. Firearms of all types, such as pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns
    2. Toy guns, replicas and imitation firearms capable of being mistaken for real weapons
    3. Component parts of firearms, excluding telescopic sights
    4. Compressed air and CO2 guns, such as pistols, pellet guns, rifles and ball bearing guns
    5. Signal flare pistols and starter pistols
    6. Bows, cross bows and arrows
    7. Harpoon guns and spear guns
    8. Slingshots and catapults
  • (2) Stunning devices – devices designed specifically to stun or immobilize, including:
    1. Devices for shocking, such as stun guns, tasers and stun batons, WWHIPS
    2. Animal stunners and animal killers
    3. Disabling and incapacitating chemicals, gases and sprays, such as mace, pepper sprays, capsicum sprays, tear gas, acid sprays and animal repellent sprays.
  • (3) 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:
    1. Items designed for chopping, such as axes, hatchets and cleavers
    2. Ice axes and ice picks
    3. Razor blades
    4. Box cutters
    5. Knives with blades of more than 6 cm
    6. Scissors with blades of more than 6 cm as measured from the fulcrum
    7. Martial arts equipment with a sharp point or sharp edge
    8. Swords and sabres
  • (4) Workmen’s tools – tools capable of being used either to cause serious injury or to threaten the safety of aircraft, including:
    1. Crowbars
    2. Drills and drill bits, including cordless portable power drills
    3. Tools with a blade or a shaft of more than 6 cm capable of being used as a weapon, such as screwdrivers and chisels
    4. Saws, including cordless portable power saws
    5. Blowtorches
    6. Bolt guns and nail guns
  • (5) Blunt instruments – objects capable of being used to cause serious injury when used to hit, including:
    1. Baseball/Cricket and softball bats, golf clubs, hokey sticks, billiard cues
    2. clubs and batons, such as billy clubs, blackjacks and night sticks martial arts equipment
  • (6) 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:
    1. ammunition
    2. blasting caps
    3. detonators and fuses
    4. replica or imitation explosive devices
    5. mines, grenades and other explosive military stores
    6. fireworks and other pyrotechnics
    7. smoke-generating canisters and smoke-generating cartridges
    8. dynamite, gunpowder and plastic explosives
  • (7) Ceiba Intercontinental also prohibits any other article, which in the reasonable contemplation of the aerodrome manager or aircraft operator might be used or adapted for causing injury or incapacitate of a person.
  • (8) Please note that all aforementioned prohibited items will be seized at the boarding gate by the Local authorities and depending on local rules and regulations, items may not be returned to you. Dangerous Goods or Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) are items or articles or substances which are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property or the environment and classified as following:
    1. Explosives
    2. Gases
    3. Flammable Liquids
    4. Flammable Solids
    5. Oxidizing substances and Organic Peroxides
    6. Toxic and Infectious Substances
    7. Radioactive Material
    8. Corrosives
    9. Miscellaneous Dangerous substances and articles, including environmentally hazardous substances

For your safety, CEIBA INTERCONTINENTAL will not allow to carry these dangerous goods as checked baggage, carry-on baggage and on one’s person on all CEIBA INTERCONTINENTAL flights unless approval by Ceiba Intercontinental to bring the restricted items on board the aircraft.