1. Restricted & Banned Items – Below items are strictly restricted in any condition.
Liquid, semi-liquid and gases.
Indian Postal Articles and all items that infringe the Indian Postal Act of 1898.
Precious and semi-precious stones, gems, jewellery and equivalent items.
Radioactive or magnetic material.
Negotiable Instruments (Bearer Form).
Firearms, explosives and military equipment.
Toxic and infectious Items.
Powders and chemicals.
Machinery parts containing oil, grease, fuel or batteries.
All restricted items as per guidelines of IATA.
2. Dangerous Goods
Definition: Commodities, which possess potentially hazardous characteristics. These are as the laid out by IATA in the Dangerous Goods Regulations.
The categories of dangerous goods are:
Oxidizers and Organic Peroxides
Toxic & Infectious Substances
Miscellaneous e.g. Magnets – a danger to airplane equipment