Handling of Baggage equipped with lithium or lithium ion batteries
Thank you for flying with Japan Airlines.
Japan Airlines will change handling policy of baggage equipped with lithium or lithium ion batteries commonly known as Smart Baggage*1 in correspondence with instruction of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as the following.
All JAL Group flights (Domestic and International)
- *Code-share flights operated other airlines follow operating carriers’ rule
- *1Smart Baggage
Baggage equipped with lithium or lithium ion batteries (including power banks) which may include features such as:
- Lithium ion battery (including power bank) that allows charging of other electronic devices such as mobile phones, tablets and laptops.
- GPS tracking devices.
- Bluetooth, Wi-Fi capability.
The Smart Baggage with Non-removable batteries will not be accepted as carry-on or checked baggage.
Refer to “Restricted items” below for more detail.
Thank your understanding and cooperation for safety operation.