Weapon transportation

With a view of maintenance of your safety airline "Yakutia" recommends to study the given instruction on the organisation of safe transportation by air vessels of the weapon, an ammunition and cartridges to it, special means:

  1. Weapon reception to transportation, registration of corresponding documents, delivery aboard an air vessel at the airport of departure and weapon delivery at airport of destination is carried out by the authorised employees of service of aviation safety of the airport (we recommend to you to address to the authorised employee of the airport or the representative of airline).
  2. The control over observance of an order of transportation of the weapon by air vessels is carried out by law-enforcement bodies and services of aviation safety of the airports according to the legislation of the Russian Federation.
  3. The weapon of the passengers having the right to its storage and carrying, is without fail passed the authorised person for temporary storage for flight at the airport of departure and stands out to owners upon termination of flight at airport of destination. 
  4. The weapon is transported onboard the plane in the isolated luggage compartment in a metal box and locked.
  5. Due to the limited volume of a metal box (bag) for transportation of weapon, ammunition and special means to them, the Yakutia airline implemented following terms:
    • no more than 10 units of weapon and 25 kg of ammunition is allowed onboard of one aircraft;
    • no more than 5 units of weapon and 5 kg of ammunition and special means is allowed to one passenger.
  1. An order of official registration of papers on transportation of the weapon and its delivery aboard an air vessel: – at a presentation of the weapon during preflight examination the authorised person informs of it the employee of law-enforcement body on transport which is obliged to check up presence at the passenger of documents on the right of storage and weapon carrying, and in necessary cases of the corresponding permission to its import on territory of the Russian Federation and export from the Russian Federation, and also to make careful survey of the weapon about what the mark in acts of acceptance of the weapon for flight of an air vessel becomes. The weapon should be in the discharged condition separately from an ammunition. At the airports where there are no law-enforcement bodies on transport, check of documents and weapon survey are carried out by the authorised persons:
    • Survey of the weapon and official registration of papers on its(his) transportation should be made in specially taken away(specially removed) premises of the airport equipped according to requirements.
    • One copy of the act of acceptance of the weapon issued properly, stands out to the passenger at the departure airport. The given copy is the basis for reception in destination of the weapon passed by the passenger for temporary storage for flight.
    • At act registration the authorised person is obliged to explain to the passenger an order of its reception at airport of destination.
    • Transfer aboard an air vessel of foreign airline of the weapon accepted for temporary storage for flight, is carried out by the authorised person in the order described above, as agreed and under the control of the representative of foreign airline.
          2. At the foreign airports the weapon passed for temporary storage for flight, is accepted aboard an               air vessel according to the requirements described above, under the control of the representative               of the Russian airline and in an order co-ordinated(agreed) with administration of the airport.An               order of delivery of the weapon to passengers at airport of destination:

    • The authorised person delivers the weapon in specially equipped premise of the airport. After a presentation the passenger handed over to it at the airport of departure of a copy of the act and the document proving its identity, the document on the right of carrying and weapon storage, and in necessary cases of the corresponding permission to its(his) import on territory of the Russian Federation and export from the Russian Federation, it stands out to the owner after a list in an act copy.
    • The act copy is passed by the authorised person in service of aviation safety of the airport where it is stored within one year.
    • The weapon not claimed by the passenger at airport of destination surrenders the authorised person in law-enforcement body.
    • At the airport of the foreign state the representative of airline of the Russian Federation carries out a meeting of an air vessel, delivery and weapon delivery to their owners according to the requirements described above in an order, co-ordinated(agreed) with airport administration.