All baggage, cargo and any hand luggage carried on all Air Pacific aircraft will be subject to hundred percent mandatory Screening and Searching through the use;
1. X-Ray machine
2. Physical and Manual Search/Checks
3. Use of hand held detectors.
Ports where physical and manual searches are carried out, all baggage, boxes and cargo are opened for physical inspections. Hundred percent checks are carried out by the screening authority or Air Pacific Security contractors.
Restricted Articles and Items
Items such as knives of any size, metallic objects, spare parts, umbrella, curves with sharp edges, that has the potential to be used as a weapon in the cabin are not allowed to be carried as carry on luggage. All these items can be carried as check in baggage.
Check in and Hold Baggage
Check in or hold baggage should only be personnel effects, clothing, shoes, books etc. Any machinery items such as generators, chainsaws, spare parts should all be consigned as cargo as these will not be accepted as check in baggage.
Matches or gas lighters are not allowed to be carried on the aircraft either as cabin or check in baggage, as all Air Pacific flights are non-smoking.
All baggage should not be left unattended at the airport, neither should any baggage be given to Air Pacific or security staff for safe keeping. All passengers are required to have all their baggage with them at all times, with the exception of checked baggage that is already in Air Pacific's care.
Unaccompanied baggage will not be transported on any Air Pacific Aircraft. All baggage should be attached to a passenger.
Passengers who fail to board a flight will result in the baggage been offloaded before the aircraft departs.
Cardboard, polystyrene and other types of non-sealable boxes must be plastic wrapped in entirety, otherwise they will not be accepted.
Liquids, Aerosols and Gels (LAGs) on International flights
All liquids, Aerosol and Gels that are more than 100 ml or more than 3.4 fl oz should not be carried into the cabin or as hand luggage, but should go on board as checked baggage.
LAGs that are less than 100 mls can be carried as cabin baggage provided it is placed in a clear sealable plastic bag.
LAGs bought at Airport Departure Lounges can be carried onboard the aircraft only point-to-point. No lags is permitted through transit points at any airport.
Intoxicated passengers or drunken passengers displaying aggressive behaviour or is smelling excessively of alcohol will be refused boarding until fully sober.
No third party check in is allowed, all intending passengers must front up to the check in counter in person to check in, unless in very remote circumstances.
All transiting passengers with their cabin or checked baggage who leave the aircraft or the sterile areas while the aircraft is in transit will be subjected to hundred percent screening or search before re-boarding the aircraft.
Firearm and Weapons
It is a mandatory requirement that all firearms or weapons of any sort that is intended for carriage on all Air Pacific aircraft must be formally declared.