Sports Equipment

​​​ If you are carrying sports equipment’s, Egypt Air has specific allowances and rules Listed below.

1

Ammunition

  • Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.
  • Allowed from International to International only on Egyptair flights (operated by Ms).

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 5 kilogram per passenger.
  • Must be packed in a strong container made of wood, metal or fiberboard, protected against shock.
  • Must be packed separately from firearm.
  • Declaration form required.
  • Hold Loaded only.
  • Any excess of 5 kilogram must be shipped as cargo.
N.B: The charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
2

Archery equipment’s

It Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 23 kilograms.
  • Adequate packaging recommended.
N.B: The charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
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3

Bike

It can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum weight 23 kilograms.
  • One suitably packed bicycle(single seat).
  • The front wheel must be taken off and fastened to the center of the bicycle.
  • It is advisable to rotate the handle bar 90 degrees and tighten it in this position.
  • The pedals shall also be removed.
  • The bikes shall be packed in a Carton box or in a special plastic box to protect them from damage.
  • The tires must be partially deflated.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight , and the charge shall be equal to 100% of the applicable excess baggage charge.
4

Fire arms

Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance. Through check in is Allowed from International to International only on Egyptair flights (operated by ms ) .

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • It must be suitably packed in a strong rigid container made of wood, metal or fiber.
  • Firearms must be unloaded and enclosed in cover. *Sports firearms: 1 case containing 2 rifles, 5 kilogram of Ammunition, 1 shooting mat/ noise suppresser and small rifle tool or 2 shooting guns and 2 shooting gun cases or 1 pistol case containing not more than 5 pistols, 5 kilogram of ammunition, noise suppressor, 1 pistol telescope, small pistol tools.
  • Cartridges must be securely boxed in quantity not exceeding 5 kilogram per passenger.
  • Country acceptance requirements shall apply.
  • Hold loaded only.
  • Declaration form required.
  • Weapons (Firearms) escorting fees From/To Geneva : 250.00 CHF + 8% TVA ( TOTAL 270.00 CHF) per escort.
N.B:​ I​t will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight, and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
 
5

Fishing equipment

It can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 23 kilogram, must be properly packed.
  • Must be checked into the hold.
  • No live bait carried.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight , and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
6

Golf equipment’s

Egyptair accepts one item of golf equipment’s per customer as checked baggage. Within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • One golf bag including one pair of golf shoes, balls and umbrella.
  • Maximum 23 kilogram
  • Should be enclosed with a cover to prevent loss of contents.

N.B: ​The charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.




 
7

Kite / Kite Board

  • Can be carried as checked baggage.
  • Not included in the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 32 kilogram-2 Meters
  • Must be properly packed for transportation.
N.B: The charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge.
8

Scuba equipment’s

Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 23 kilogram.
  • Scuba tanks must be empty to be inspected at check in.
  • Gear must be suitably packed in a rigid or hard shell container.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight, and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
 
9

Snow / water skiing equipment’s

It can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 23 kilogram.
  • Must be packed in a rigid or soft shell container.
  • 1 set contains 1skis, boots, poles or snow boards, boots or water skis or wakeboard.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight , and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance .

Packing and condition of carriage:

The passenger must provide acceptable packaging for the ski equipment such as fiberglass or cloth bag to protect the ski equipment & to prevent damage to other bags.

10

Small surfboard / paddleboard less than 2m

  • Can be carried as checked baggage.
  • Not included in the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • less than 2 meters and maximum 32 kilogram.
  • When packing a surfboard, keels or kedges must be removed or crated in such a manner so as to prevent damage to other baggage and the customer must sign a limited release bag tag.
  • Must be suitably packed in rigid or soft shell container specially designed for shipping.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight, and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge.
 
11

Film Equipment’s

Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Weight per piece as per booked class.
  • Suitable packing in metal or rigid boxes.
  • May require further manual screening by security
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight, and the charge shall be equal to 100% of the applicable excess baggage charge.
12

Oars

Can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.

Packing and condition of carriage:

  • Maximum 23 kilogram and must be less than 2 meters long or foldable.
  • 1 pair of oars or one oar case contain up to 2 oars per customer.
N.B: It will be subject to excess baggage charge if overweight, and the charge shall be equal to 50% of the applicable excess baggage charge if the piece is over the free baggage allowance.
 
N.B:​If your booking includes codeshare flights, your baggage allowance may differ from the Egyptair allowances above.

Items Accepted only as Cargo (Over 32)​

  • Bike-Tandem
  • Bulk Baggage
  • Hang gliders
  • Kayaks
  • Surfboard/Windsurf (more than 2 m)
  • Bulky Baggage
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