|British Airways SCUBA Diving Equipment Policy 2016|
|Airline Name||British Airways|
|Category||SCUBA Diving Equipment|
|Accepts SCUBA Diving Equipment||Yes|
|Counts Toward Baggage Allowance||No|
|View Regular British Airways Baggage Policies|
|View SCUBA Diving Equipment Policies for Other Airlines|
We will accept the diving equipment listed below provided it is packed in a recognised kit bag and does not exceed the maximum dimensions and weight restrictions for checked baggage. Bags weighing more than 23kg (51lb) may incur a heavy bag charge.
Accepted diving equipment:
tank pressure gauge (pressure-sensitive devices may need special packaging; refer to the manufacturer for advice)
buoyancy control device
cylinder tank (must be empty and presented at check-in for inspection)
spear guns and harpoons (must be unloaded with the spear/harpoon packed separately)
Diving lamps require prior approval. If approved for carriage, the bulb or fuse must be removed and packed separately from the power source.