Dangerous goods policy

Forbidden and Dangerous Materials

Certain items and materials cannot be carried in your baggage or can be transported under special circumstances.

Please read the following guidelines carefully.

The transport of certain materials and substances can cause irreparable damage to your health and safety, to the health and safety of your fellow passengers, as well to the Flight and Cabin Crew members of your Flight. In case you need more clarification, please send your questions to following email: sales@flymarathon.aero for more information, which may not be available in the following guidelines.

Electronic Cigarettes

The carriage of electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices (containing batteries) is allowed only inside the hand baggage.

**It is strictly forbidden to charge the specific devices or their batteries inside the aircraft.**

Batteries, spare/loose, lithium batteries

Batteries, spare loose, including lithium batteries, non-spillable batteries, nickel-metal hydride batteries and dry batteries for portable electronic devices can only be carried in hand baggage, by following the instructions below. Articles which have the primary purpose as a power source, e.g. power-banks, are considered as spare batteries.

S[are batteries must be individually protected, they can either be stored in their originial pachaking or by insulating their terminals so as to avoid any short circuits (by transporting them in a protective case or separate plastic bag or by placing insulating tape on the terminals).

On lithium metal batteries the content of lithium mental must not exceed 2g. On lithium ion batteries the Wh rating muts not exceed 100Wh.

Each person is limited to a maximum of 20 spare batteries.

Non-spillable batteries: must be 12V or less and 100 Wh or less. Each person is limited to a maximum of 2 spare batteries.

Lithium battery-powered electronic devices. Lithium ion batteries for portable (including medical) electronic devices, a Wh rating exceeding 100 Wh but not exceeding 160 Wh. For portable medical electronic devices only, lithium metal batteries with a lithium metal content exceeding 2g but not exceeding 8g. Devices in checked baggage must be completely switched off and must be protected from damage. Marathon’s approval for their carriage is required.

Firearms and other devices that discharge projectiles, i.e. devices capable (or appearing capable) of being used to cause serious injury by discharging a projectile.

All firearms (pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns etc).
Replicas and imitation firearms.
Component parts of firearms (excluding telescopic sights).
Compressed air guns such as pistols, rifles and pellet guns.
Signal flare pistols and starter pistols.
Toy guns of any kind, weapons for begginers.
Industrial bolt and nail guns.
Cross bows, slingshots, spear guns, slaughterhouse guns.
Stunning devices or electro-shock weapons, e.g. cattle prods, taser guns.
Lighters in the shape of a firearm.
Sharp Objects
Small and large axes.
Hooks, harpoons and spears.
Ice picks, ice skates.
Switchblades or stiletto knives with any length of blade.
Knives, including ceremonial knives, with blades longer than 6cm, made of metal or any other hard material, which may be used as weapons.
Cleavers, machete knives.
Open barber razors and shaving blades (with the exception of disposable or cartridge razors, with blades in a case).
Sabers, swords, and canes with a hidden sword.
Scalpels, scissors with blades longer than 6 cm.
Poles with a metal edge, for skiing or hiking.
Blades used for throwing(shuriken).
Professional tools, which may be used as pointed or sharp weapons, e.g. drills and bits, box cutters, kitched knives, saws of any kind, screwdrivers, crowbars, hammers, pliers, wrenches, blowtorches.
Blunt Objects
Baseball and softball bats.
Clubs or batons – rigid or flexible -e.g. police batons, clubs and night sticks.
Cricket bats.
Golf clubs.
Hockey sticks.
Lacrosse sticks.
Kayak and canoe paddles.
Billiard cues.
Fishing rods.
Martial arts equipment e.g. brass knuckles, clubs, flexible bats, rice flails, nunchaku, kubotan, kubasaunt.

Explosive and flammable materials

Explosives and flammable substances and devices that can be used (or appear capable of being used) to cause serious injury or to pose a threat to the safety of the aircraft, are completely forbidden, including but not limited to:

Detonators and fuses.
Explosives and explosive devices.
Replica or imitation explosive devices.
Gases and gas cylinders, e.g. butane, propane, acetylene, oxygen – in large volumes.
Fireworks, flares in any form and other pyrotechnics (including party poppers / sparklers and toy caps).
Flammable liquid fuel, e.g. gasoline, diesel, lighter fluid, alcohol, ethanol.
Spray paint in cans.
Turpentine and paint thinners.
Alcoholic beverages with more than 70% alcohol content and if between 24% and 70% alcohol content, exceeding 5L
Chemical-toxic substances
It is forbidden to carry chemical or toxic substances, which might endanger the health of the passengers and crew or, in general the safety of the aircraft or personal belongings, such as but not excluded to Acids and alkalis, e.g. wet-cell batteries, corrosive or bleaching substances, e.g. mercury, chlorine.