Last Updated:
02 Jan 2018

Flying with SCUBA Diving Equipment and Tanks on American Airlines 2018

American Airlines SCUBA Diving Equipment Policy 2018
Airline Name American Airlines
Category SCUBA Diving Equipment
Accepts SCUBA Diving Equipment Yes
Counts Toward Baggage Allowance Yes
Cost $150
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American Airlines SCUBA Diving Equipment Policy

You can take your SCUBA gear on board your American Airlines flight. You can travel with:

1 scuba tank
1 scuba regulator
A tank harness
A tank pressure gauge

If you are traveling with a regulator valve, it needs to be completely disconnected from the cylinder and the cylinder needs an opening to allow a visual inspection inside.

Cost - $150

Maximum weight and size - 70 lbs.


If you are travelling without a tank, you can bring:

Scuba regulator
Tank harness
Tank pressure gauge

Maximum weight is 50lbs/23kg, max size 62 inches. Regular checked baggage fees apply, you will be charged the same fee as the 1st or 2nd baggage fee of your destination. If you have excess baggage, you’ll be charged the excess fee for each item you travel with. © Copyright 2018 - Privacy - Disclaimer
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