French Armed Forces Baggage Policy

French Armed Forces Baggage Policy

French Armed Forces Baggage Policy

Baggage Allowance and Fees

Are you planning to fly with French Armed Forces? Find solution's you need to know about French Armed Forces baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.

Carry-On Baggage

French Armed Forces passengers are permitted to bring on-board the aircraft one piece of cabin baggage, plus one personal item, such as a briefcase, camera bag or small backpack. Your carry-on baggage should fit into the French Armed Forces overhead bins or under the seat in front of you.

Carry-on baggage cannot exceed 114 centimetres in combined width, length and height; this includes any wheels and handles– with the exception of some of the musical instruments that fit in the French Armed Forces overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of French Armed Forces.

Due to limited overhead space, French Armed Forces passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on-board the French Armed Forces aircraft.

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the French Armed Forces website for more information.

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the French Armed Forces website for more information.

Checked Baggage

When travelling with French Armed Forces, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, French Armed Forces may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on French Armed Forces official site .

This may wary between routes. Visit the French Armed Forces website for more information.

Excess Baggage

When travelling with French Armed Forces, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the French Armed Forces website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

French Armed Forces permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on French Armed Forces flights. Due to the size of baggage, some of the items may be counted as a standard checked bags. However, French Armed Forces will be considered as overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by French Armed Forces. Please visit the French Armed Forces website directly.

French Armed Forces on and bringing pets on board.

Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the .

The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of French Armed Forces carry-on luggage.

French Armed Forces carry on and French Armed Forces prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your French Armed Forces flights cabin baggage include:

  • Hoverboards,
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7,
  • Fireworks,
  • Bleach,
  • Firearms.

French Armed Forces Baggage Policy FAQ's


1. What is French Armed Forces' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

French Armed Forces' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on French Armed Forces Connection)
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height).
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.

Excess baggage fees
Checking excess baggage, meaning three or more bags per passenger, on French Armed Forces flights will cost $85-$95 per bag.

Overweight baggage fees
Overweight and Oversized bags is considered any bag weighing more than 50lbs. The fees for checking overweight baggage on French Armed Forces are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on French Armed Forces.

Oversized baggage fees
Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. French Armed Forces oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.

2. Are there fees for baggage on French Armed Forces?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with French Armed Forces' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a French Armed Forces sponsored credit/charge card.