The airline “Victory” challenged in the Supreme court rules for hand baggage


MOSCOW, may 15. /TASS/. Loukoster “Victory” (enters into group “Aeroflot”) filed in the Supreme court of the Russian Federation the claim with the requirement to recognize invalid the new rules on hand baggage in the aircraft, which was taken in the fall of 2017. This is stated in the materials of the court.

In particular, the airline asks to cancel the clause 135 of Federal aviation rules “General rules of air transportation of passengers, baggage, cargo and requirements to service of passengers, consignors, consignees”.

Under this item, the passengers, in addition to the established norm of free baggage allowance, you can bring aboard a backpack, purse, bouquet of flowers, outerwear, baby food for the child during the flight, the suit in the garment bag, the device for carrying baby, medicines in the quantity necessary for the flight, special crutches, canes, walkers, rollator and other technical AIDS, foldable wheelchair, medications and goods purchased in Duty Free shops.

The claim was accepted for production on may 14, a meeting on it is scheduled for August 7.

In accordance with the new rules, the free baggage allowance hand Luggage set by the airline, may not be less than 5 kg.

Prior to the entry into force of these rules, the “Victory” charged for hand Luggage an additional payment, while allowing carry in the Luggage compartment 10 kg of Luggage.

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