Items that are banned for carriage on person/hand baggage

Items that are banned for carriage on person/hand baggage on board flights operating from civil airports in India; and Indian Registered aircrafts from foreign airports:

S.N. Description
Personal Items
01Lighters
02Scissors-metal with pointed tips
03Realistic replica of toy weapon
Sharp Objects
04Box Cutters
05Ice Axes/ Ice Picks
06Knives (any length and type except round-bladed, butter, and plastic cutlery)
07Meat Cleavers
08Razor-Type Blades such as box cutter, utility knives, razor blades not in a cartridge, but excluding safety razors.
09Sabers
10Scissors-metal with pointed tips
11Sword
Sporting Goods
12Baseball Bats
13Golf Clubs
14Cricket Bats
15Golf Clubs
16Hockey Sticks
17Lacrosse Sticks
18Pool Cues
19Ski Poles
20Spear Guns
Guns and Firearms
21Ammunition
22BB guns
23Compressed Air Guns
24Firearms
25Flare Guns
26Gun Lighters
27Gun Powder
28Parts of Guns and Firearms
29Pellet Guns
30Realistic Replicas of Firearms
31Starter pistols
Tools
32Axes and hatchets
33Cattle Prods
34Crowbars
35Hammers
36Drills (including cordless portables power drills)
37Saws (including cordless portable power saws)
38Screwdrivers (except those in eyeglass repair kits)
39Tools (including but not limited to wrenches and pliers)
40Wrenches and Pliers
Martial Arts / Self Defense Items
41Billy Clubs
42Black Jacks
43Brass Knuckles
44Kubatons
45Mace/ Pepper Spray
46Martial Arts Weapons
47Night Sticks
48Nunchakus
49Martial Arts/ Self Defense Items
50Stun Guns/ Shocking Devices
51Throwing Stars
Explosive Materials
53Blasting Caps
54Fireworks
55Flares (in any form)
56Hand Grenades
57Plastic Explosives
58Realistic Replicas of Explosives
Flammable items
59Aerosol (any except for personal care or toiletries in limited quantities)
60Fuels (including cooking fuels and any flammable liquid fuel)
61Gasoline
62Gas Torches
63Lighter Fluid
64Strike-anywhere Matches
65Turpentine and paint Thinner
66Realistic Replicas of Incendiaries
Disabling Chemicals and other Dangerous Items
67Chlorine for Pools and Spas
68Compressed Has Cylinders (including fire extinguishers)
69Liquid Bleach
70Spillable Batteries (except those in wheelchairs)
71Spray Paint
72Tear Gas
S.NCan I take it Carry on Checked
1.Personal Items YesYes
2Cigar CuttersYesYes
3CorkscrewsYesYes
4Cuticle CuttersYesYes
5Eyeglass Repair Tools (including screwdrivers)YesYes
6Eyelash CurlersYesYes
7Knitting and Crochet NeedlesYesYes
8Knives (round bladed butter or plastic)YesYes
9LightersNoNo
10Strike anywhere matchesNoNo
11Nail ClippersYesYes
12Nail FilesYesYes
13Personal care or toiletries with aerosols, in limited quantities (such as hairsprays, deodorants)YesYes
14Safety Razors (including disposable razors)YesYes
15Scissors-plastic or metal with blunt tipsYesYes
16Scissors-metal with pointed tipsNoYes
17Toy Transformer RobotsYesYes
18Toy Weapons (if not realistic replicas)YesYes
19TweezersYesYes
20Umbrellas (allowed in carry-on baggage once they have been inspected to ensure that prohibited items are not concealed)YesYes
21Walking Canes (allowed in carry-on baggage once they have been inspected to ensure that prohibited items are not concealed)YesYes
22Medication and Special Needs Devices YesYes
23Braille Note-Taker, Slate and Stylus, Augmentation DeicesYesYes
24Diabetes- Related Supplies/ Equipment, (once inspected to ensure prohibited items are not concealed) including: insulin and insulin loaded dispensing products; vials or box of individual vials; jet injectors; pens; infusers; and preloaded syringes; and an unlimited number of unused syringes, when accompanied by insulin; lancets; blood glucose meter; blood glucose meter test strips; insulin pumps; and insulin pump supplies. Insulin in any form or dispenser must be properly marked with a professionally printed label identifying the medication or manufacturer’s name or pharmaceutical label.YesYes
25Nitroglycerine pills or spray for medical use (if properly marked with a professionally printed label identifying the medication or manufacturer’s name or pharmaceutical label)YesYes
26Prosthetic Device Tools and Appliances including drill, allen wrenches, pullsleeves used to put on or remove prosthetic devices, if carried by the individual with the prosthetic device or his or her companion.YesYes
27Electronics Devices
28Camera EquipmentYesYes
29Camera Equipment The checked baggage screening equipment will damage undeveloped film in camera equipment. We recommend that you either put undeveloped film and cameras containing undeveloped film in your carry-on baggage or take undeveloped film with you to the checkpoint and ask the screener to conduct a hand-inspection.YesYes
30Laptop ComputersYesYes
31Mobile PhonesYesYes
32PagersYesYes
33Personal Data Assistant (PDA’s)YesYes
34Note: Check with your airline or travel agent for restrictions on the use of these and other electronic items during your flight.
35Sharp Objects
36Box CuttersNoYes
37Ice Axes/ Ice PicksNoYes
38Knives (any length and type except round-bladed, butter, and plastic cutlery)NoYes
39Meat CleaversNoYes
40Razor-Type Blades such as box cutters, utility knives, razor blades not in a cartridge, but excluding safety razors.NoYes
41SabersNoYes
42Scissors-metal with pointed tips (Scissors with plastic or metal blunt tips are permitted in your carry-on.)NoYes
43SwordNoYes
Note: Any sharp objects in checked baggage should be sheathed or securely wrapped to prevent injury to baggage handlers and inspectors.
44Sporting Goods
45Baseball BatsNoYes
46Bows and ArrowsNoYes
47Cricket BatsNoYes
48Golf ClubsNoYes
49Hockey SticksNoYes
50Lacrosse SticksNoYes
51Pool CuesNoYes
52Ski PolesNoYes
53Spear GunsNoYes
Note: any sharp objects in checked baggage should be sheathed or securely wrapped to prevent injury to baggage handlers and security screeners.
54Guns and Firearms
55Ammunition (Check with your airline or travel agent to see if ammunition is permitted in checked baggage on the airlines you are flying. If ammunition is permitted, it must be declared to the airline at check-in. Small arms ammunitions for personal use must be securely packed in fiber, wood or metal boxes, or other packaging specifically designed to carry small amounts of ammunition. Ask about limitations or fees, if any, that apply)NoYes
56BB gunsNoYes
57Compressed Air GunsNoYes
58FirearmsNoYes
59Flare GunsNoYes
60Gun LightersNoYes
61Gun PowderNoYes
62Parts of Guns and FirearmsNoYes
63Pellet GunsNoYes
64Realistic Replicas of FirearmsNoYes
65Starter pistolsNoYes
Note: Check with your airline or travel agent to see if firearms are permitted in checked baggage on the airline you are flying. Ask about limitations or fees, if any, that apply. Firearms carried as checked baggage MUST be unloaded, packed in a locked hard-sided gun case and declared to the airline at check-in. Only you, the passenger, may have the key or combination.
66Tools
67Axes and hatchetsNoYes
68Cattle ProdsNoYes
69CrowbarsNo.Yes
70HammersNoYes
71Drills (including cordless portables power drills)NoYes
72Saws (including cordless portables power saws)NoYes
73Screwdrivers (except those in eyeglass repair kits)NoYes
74Tools (including but not limited to wrenches and pliers)NoYes
75Wrenches and PliersNoYes
Note: Any sharp objects in checked baggage should be sheathed or securely wrapped to prevent injury to baggage handlers and security screeners
76Martial Arts/ Self Defense Items
77Billy ClubsNoYes
78Black JacksNoYes
79Brass KnucklesNoYes
80KubatonsNoYes
81Mace/ Pepper Spray One 118 ml or 4 fl. Oz container of mace or pepper spray is permitted in checked baggage provided it is equipped with a safety mechanism to prevent accidental discharge. For more information on these and other hazardous materials, please consult your airline.NoYes
82Martial Arts WeaponsNoYes
83Night SticksNoYes
84NunchakusNoYes
85Stun Guns/ Shocking DevicesNoYes
86Throwing StarsNoYes
Note: Any sharp objects in checked baggage should be sheathed or securely wrapped to prevent injury to baggage handlers and screeners.
87Explosive Materials
88Blasting CapsNoNo
89DynamiteNoNo
90FireworksNoNo
91Flares (in any form)NoNo
92Hand GrenadesNoNo
93Plastic ExplosivesNoNo
94Plastic Replicas of ExplosivesNoNo
95Flammable items
96Aerosol (Any except for personal care or toiletries in limited quantities)NoNo
97Fuels (including cooking fuels and any flammable liquid fuel)NoNo
98GasolineNoNo
99Gas TorchesNoNo
100Lighter FluidNoNo
101Strike-anywhere MatchesNoNo
102Turpentine and paint ThinnerNoNo
103Realistic Replicas of IncendiariesNoNo
104Disabling Chemicals and other Dangerous Items NoNo
105Chorine for Pools and SpasNoNo
106Compressed Gas Cylinders (including fire extinguishers)NoNo
107Liquid BleachNoNo
108Spillable Batteries (except those in wheelchairs)NoNo
109Spray PaintNoNo
110Tear Gas