APPENDIX 1:  PROHIBITED ITEMS LIST

The following list is provided to assist in determining what items are prohibited in the cabin of an aircraft.  This is not an all-inclusive list and there may be other items found at the screening location that could easily be used as offensive or defensive weapons and should not be permitted onboard an aircraft.

A.      Guns and Firearms

(1)     BB guns

(2)     Compressed air guns

(3)     Firearm

(4)     Flare pistol

(5)     Gun lighter

(6)     Parts of guns and firearm

(7)     Pellet gun

(8)     Realistic replicas of firearm

(9)     Spear gun

(10) Starter pistol

(11) Stun guns/cattle prods/shocking devices

B.      Sharp Objects

(1)     Axes and hatchets

(2)     Bows and arrows

(3)     Reserved

(4)     Ice axes/Ice picks

(5)     Knives of any length, except rounded-blade butter and plastic cutlery

(6)     Meat cleavers

(7)     Razor-type blades (such as:  box cutters, utility knives, and razor blades not in a cartridge) but excluding safety razors

(8)     Sabers

(9)     Reserved

(10) Scissors, metal with pointed tips and a blade length greater than 4 inches as measured from the fulcrum

(11) Reserved

(12) Swords

(13) Throwing stars (martial arts)

C.      Club-like Items

(1)     Baseball bats

(2)     Billy clubs

(3)     Blackjacks

(4)     Brass knuckles

(5)     Cricket bats

(6)     Reserved

(7)     Golf clubs

(8)     Reserved

(9)     Hockey sticks

(10) Lacrosse sticks

(11) Martial arts weapons, including numchucks and kubatons

(12) Night sticks

(13) Pool cues

(14) Ski poles

(15) Reserved

D.      All Explosives, including:

(1)     Ammunition

(2)     Blasting caps

(3)     Dynamite

(4)     Fireworks

(5)     Flares in any form

(6)     Gunpowder

(7)     Hand grenades

(8)     Plastic explosives

(9)     Realistic replicas of explosives

E.      Incendiaries

(1)     Aerosol, any, except for personal care or toiletries in limited quantities

(2)     Fuels, including cooking fuels and any flammable liquid fuel

(3)     Gasoline

(4)     Gas torches, including micro-torches and torch lighters

(5)     Lighter fluid

(6)     Strike-anywhere matches

(7)     Turpentine and paint thinner

(8)     Realistic replicas of incendiaries

(9)     All lighters

F.      Disabling Chemicals and Other Dangerous Items

(1)     Chlorine for pools and spas

(2)     Cylinders containing compressed gas, including fire extinguishers

(3)     Liquid bleach

(4)     Mace

(5)     Pepper spray

(6)     Spillable batteries, except those in wheelchairs

(7)     Spray paint

(8)     Tear gas

G.     Tools

(1)     Crowbars

(2)     Drills and drill bits (including:  cordless portable power drills)

(3)     Hammers

(4)     Saws and saw blades (including:  cordless portable power saws)

(5)     Other tools greater than 7 inches in length (including:  pliers, screwdrivers, and wrenches)

 

 

 

 


 


APPENDIX 2:  PERMITTED ITEMS LIST

The following list is provided to assist in determining what items are permitted onboard an aircraft after they have been screened. 

A.      Medical and Personal Items

(1)     Braille note taker, slate and stylus, and augmentation devices

(2)     Cigar cutters

(3)     Corkscrews

(4)     Cuticle cutters

(5)     Diabetes-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 meters; 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.

(6)     Eyeglass repair tools (including:  screwdrivers)

(7)     Eyelash curlers

(8)     Knives (round-bladed butter or plastic)

(9)     Reserved

(10) Matches (maximum of four books, strike on cover, book type)

(11) Nail clippers

(12) Nail files

(13) Nitroglycerine pills or spray for medical use, if properly marked with a professionally printed label identifying the medication or manufacturer’s name or pharmaceutical label

(14) Personal care or toiletries with aerosols, in limited quantities

(15) Prosthetic 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/her companion

(16) Safety razors (including:  disposable razors)

(17) Scissors, plastic or metal with blunt tips; and metal with pointed tips and a blade 4 inches or less in length as measured from the fulcrum

(18) Tweezers

(19) Umbrellas (once inspected to ensure prohibited items are not concealed)

(20) Walking canes (once inspected to ensure prohibited items are not concealed)

 

 

 

 

B.      Toys, Hobby Items, and Other Items Posing Little Risk

(1)     Knitting and crochet needles

(2)     Toy Transformer® robots and the like

(3)     Toy weapons (if not realistic replicas)

C.      Tools

(1)     Pliers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and other tools 7 inches in length (excluding:  crowbars, drills, hammers, and saws)