Last Updated:
02 Jan 2018

Flying With Fishing Rods on American Airlines 2018

American Airlines Fishing Equipment Policy 2018
Airline Name American Airlines
Category Fishing Equipment
Accepts Fishing Equipment Yes
Counts Toward Baggage Allowance Yes
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American Airlines Fishing Equipment Policy

American Airlines will accept fishing equipment as a piece of checked baggage.

Allowance/Requirements of Fishing Equipment on American Airlines
You can travel with the following:
Rods and reels in a case
1 bag with fishing tackle
A landing net
Fishing boots
Please note that for the purposes of excess baggage, 2 pieces will count as 1 item

You'll be charged the same fee as the 1st or 2nd baggage fee of your destination for your:

Fishing rod case
Fishing equipment bag

If you have excess baggage, you will be charged the excess fee for each item you travel with.

Maximum Weight and Size
Fishing rod case: 126 inches
Equipment bag: 50 lbs., 62 inches

Additional Information
For purposes of excess baggage, two pieces of fishing equipment count as one item © Copyright 2018 - Privacy - Disclaimer
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