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Rules for the transport of sports equipment

Rules for the transport of sports equipment

Sports equipment is included in the free baggage allowance for all tariff groups, except for the Promo tariff group (Promo-Light / Promo / Luggage / Luggage). 1 set of sports equipment should be weighing no more than 23 kg, dimensions for the sum of three measurements (length / width / height) not more than 203 cm. When transporting skiing / snowboarding / surfing / water skiing, 1 set of sports equipment should be weighing no more than 23 kg, dimensions for the sum of three measurements no more than 350 cm, one of the sides no more than 220 cm. The approved list of sports equipment and the number of seats are shown in the table.

If you are traveling on fares from the Promo-Light / Promo / Luggage / Luggage group, free transportation of any sports baggage instead of a reserved baggage baggage or in addition to a reserved baggage baggage is not provided. Sports equipment is paid in accordance with excess baggage fees.

The airline has the right to refuse to transport passengers with sports equipment if the transportation of equipment has not been booked and confirmed by the airline, the service must be booked more than 24 hours before the flight departure , this is necessary to ensure flight safety or to prevent damage to the airline or passengers property.

Additional norms of free baggage allowance established by elite cards of the Wings program do not apply to the conditions for the transportation of sports equipment.

Sports equipment Approved List Total Baggage
Bike 1 regular bike (no engine / no electric bike) or 1
1 special children's trolley for a bicycle or
1 unicycle
Fishing 1 box for fishing tackle 2
1 fishing rod
Golf 1 golf bag that contains 1
1 set of golf clubs
golf balls and ball stands
1 pair of golf shoes
Hockey 1 bag with hockey uniforms: 1 set of protective equipment (for knees, arms, etc.) 2
hockey sticks
1 pair of skates
1 helmet
Skiing* 1 pair of skis 2
1 pair of ski poles
1 pair of boots (even when transported in a separate bag)
1 helmet
Snowboard 1 snowboard 2
1 pair of boots (even when transported in a separate bag)
1 helmet
Kick scooter*** 1 regular scooter 1
Other sports equipment regarded as ordinary baggage

* For skiing / snowboarding, the size limits set for checked baggage do not apply. When passengers are traveling jointly (except for the Promo-Light / Promo / Luggage / Luggage tariffs), it is allowed to combine the norms for transporting skis and snowboards and transport several pairs of skis / snowboards in one cover, while the weight of the cover should not exceed 30 kg. If the weight of the bag exceeds 30 kg, transportation of such baggage is paid at the tariffs for excess oversized baggage.

** Carriage of bicycles is permitted subject to the following conditions:

  • the bicycle must be properly packed in a special paper box or protective film to prevent the front wheel forks from moving;
  • the steering wheel is mounted on a bicycle;
  • pedals are disconnected.

*** It is possible to carry the scooter in hand luggage if: it has a folding mechanism, packaging or a case and corresponds to   the approved weight and dimensions of the fare at which the ticket was purchased . You can carry out scooter in hand luggage free of charge, provided that there are no other units of hand luggage.
If the scooter is on batteries, the transportation of small mobile devices on batteries is allowed only through the cargo terminal with the registration of a dangerous goods declaration.

If the suitcase is additionally carried, then one of the places is carried in accordance with excess baggage rates

We draw your attention to the flights in the directions Zhukovsky - Almaty - Zhukovsky transportation of skiing sports equipment, as well as snowboarding, is carried out free of charge, regardless of the fare purchased.

Special conditions apply for departures from December 15, 2019 to March 15, 2020 (ticket sales period from 12/15/2019 to 03/15/2020).