Travelling with Permeation Devices

Information for Passengers on Dangerous Goods requirements

The following information is taken from the current edition of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Fangerous Goods by Air.

Passengers must contact their airline in advance to gain approval when planning to travel with certain types of items as indicated below. 

Restrictions implemented by other countries in the interests of aviation security may further limit or forbid the carriage of some of the items listed in these pages.  Additionally, airlines and security screening agencies have the right to refuse the carriage of certain items. 

Permeation Devices

Carry-on Baggage

Checked (hold) Baggage

On One's Person

Airline approval required 

Permeation devices for calibrating air quality monitoring equipment.

The airline’s approval is not required. However, the passenger must contact the airline prior to travel for the dangerous goods requirements for carriage by air.

Note: The passenger must contact the airline for further information before travelling.

No

Yes

No

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