Dangerous and prohibited objects

Dangerous goods and prohibited objects are items or substances that are capable of putting health, safety, property or the environment at risk. Nevertheless, some goods can be transported in accordance with certain protocols.

Dangerous Goods

Find out about goods classified as dangerous and their transport requirements:

List of dangerous goods

Prohibited Objects

The following goods are classified as prohibited objects:


Pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, firearm replicas and imitations, parts of firearms (except for sights or telescopic sights).

Other types of weapons

Compressed air guns and rifles, signal rockets, starter pistols, harpoons and underwater fishing rifles, deep water crossbows and slingshots.

Sharp or pointy objects

Bladed weapons or comparable toys. axes, harpoons, javelins, arrows and darts, knives and scissors with 6 cm blades or longer, sabres, swords, bayonets, machetes and throwing stars.


Drills, drill bits, professional knives, saws, screwdrivers, levers, hammers, pliers, keys, welding blowtorches.

Blunt instruments

Baseball bats, sticks and clubs, paddles, skateboards, billiard cues and fishing rods, martial arts equipment.

Small vehicles powered with lithium batteries

Airwheel, solowheel, hoverboards, mini-segways, balance wheels, electric scooters, self-balancing skateboards, self-balancing electrical device, etc.


Liquids in containers over 100 ml and a total exceeding 1 L.

Miscellaneous dangerous goods

Environmentally hazardous substances, magnetised material, lithium batteries, genetically modified organisms.

Electronic cigarettes

If you transport electronic cigarettes, they must go in your hand luggage, NEVER in checked baggage. These items present a potential risk of overheating, which can cause the baggage holding it to ignite. This risk also applies to the parts or devices used with electronic cigarettes, such as batteries, resistors and vaporizers.

Smart luggage

Luggage equipped with lithium batteries, non-removable batteries that exceed 0.3 g lithium metal or 2.7 Wh for lithium ion.

Percussion caps, detonators, fuses, grenades, mines, explosives


Propane, butane, acetylene, oxygen, nitrogen, insecticides, compressed air bottles for diving, refills for lighters, fire extinguishers.

Flammable liquids

Petrol, diesel, methanol, paints, varnishes, turpentine, solvents, diluents, oil, adhesives, alcohol.

Flammable solids and reactive substances

Magnesium, celluloid film, sulphur, coal, matches.

Oxidants and organic peroxides

Fertilizers, chlorates and body repair kits.

Toxic substances

Rodenticides, insecticides, poisons, herbicides, pesticides, arsenic, infected blood, bacteria, viruses.

Radioactive material

Isotopes for medical or commercial use, etc.

Corrosive materials

Acids, mercury, bleach, automotive batteries, chlorine.

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Dangerous goods are items or substances that are capable of putting health, safety, property, or the environment at risk.

They exhibit the following properties:  explosives, flammable and non-flammable gases and toxic gases, flammable liquids and solids, oxidisers (oxidising agents), toxic and infectious substances, radioactive material, corrosive substances and other objects, including substances that are harmful to the environment, such as: lithium batteries, dry ice, magnetised material, combustion engines, genetically modified organisms, substances maintained at high temperatures, life-saving devices, consumer goods, chemistry sets, and first-aid kits.

These items or substances may NOT be transported in a passenger's luggage, unless otherwise indicated in the following link:


For more information, please send an email to: ssr.ux@air-europa.com

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