Checked Baggage Allowance Applying to Tickets Issued up to 31 May 2012

Information on Free Hand Luggage Allowance rules.

The maximum weight of one checked baggage piece on UIA flights is 32kg. UIA does not accept single baggage exceeding this limit. Any single piece of baggage weighing over 32kg must be carried in cargo.

This revised policy is in accordance with most world carriers and with some countries airport safety authority mandates.

Free checked baggage allowance and excess baggage charge

All UIA flights, except to/from Canada/USA and the U.S. Territories

Free checked baggage allowance

Business class

40kg (88lb.)

Economy class

20kg (44lb.)

Excess baggage charge

Business Class

You will have to pay a charge according to the UIA published rates per each kg of baggage over your free baggage allowance.

Economy Class

A charge shall be collected according to the UIA published rates per each kg of baggage over your free baggage allowance.

Please note: In addition to free checked baggage allowance (up to 20kg in economy class and up to 40kg in business class) it is allowed to carry 1 (one) ski equipment set FREE OF CHARGE on UIA flights. Each following set of ski equipment (starting from the second set) shall be paid for every kg in excess of the free checked baggage allowance in given class.

Transatlantic flights to/from Canada, USA and the U.S. Territories

Free checked baggage allowance

Business Class

Two pieces of checked baggage: the total sum of 3 outside linear dimensions (length + width + height) of each bag must not not exceed 158cm (62 inches), and provided that the weight of each bag must not exceed 32kg (70lb.)

Economy Class

One piece of checked baggage: the sum of 3 outside linear dimensions (length + width + height) must not exceed 158cm (62 inches) and the weight must not exceed 23kg (50lb.)

Excess baggage charge

Business Class

Each piece of checked baggage in excess of two pieces – EUR 200.

Each piece of checked baggage in excess of 158cm (62 inches), i.e. the sum of 3 outside linear dimensions (length + width + height) – EUR 200.

Economy Class

One piece of checked baggage in excess of free checked baggage allowance – EUR 50.

Each piece of checked baggage in excess of 158сm (62 inches) i.e. the sum of 3 outside linear dimensions (length + width + height) – EUR 200.

Each piece of checked baggage over 23kg (50lb) and up to 32kg (70lb) – EUR 100.

Third and each next piece of checked baggage in excess of free checked baggage allowance – EUR 200.

All UIA flights

Free checked baggage allowance

Infants under 2 years not entitled to a seat

One piece of baggage – maximum 10kg (22lb) per each infant plus one checked-in or carry-on fully collapsible stroller/pushchair or infants carrying basket.

Passengers with reduced mobility

Passengers with reduced mobility may carry additionally free of charge one wheelchair per person (irrespective of a wheelchair type, weight or size) and/or other assisting devices they are dependent upon.

Should a number of fees apply for a piece of baggage, all of the relevant rates must be added together.