Dangerous substance and Weapons

As a main rule, all types of dangerous substances are prohibited in the checked-in baggage.

Dangerous substances include:

• Explosives such as propane or butane

• Flammables  such as petrol or fireworks

• Corrosives such as car batteries

• Chemical or toxic substances such as tear gas or batteries containing   liquid

As a main rule, it is not allowed to bring any type of dangerous substances into the cabin.


• Weapons are permitted in the checked-in baggage. The bolt and thus the whole rifle must be in the checked-in baggage.

• It is prohibited to bring weapons or replicas/toy weapons into the cabin

• Knives and sharp objects longer than 6 cm will be rejected

• It is illegal to bring lockable knives on international flights

Please verify that:

• you have a valid firearms certificate, police ID card, military ID card, export authorisation, European firearms pass or weapons declaration when travelling out of Greenland

• the weapon is not loaded

• the weapon is separated, if possible

• the weapon and ammunition are packed separately, securely and neutrally, if possible

• Please note that you will be asked to present the documents necessary for import of weapons to Denmark or other countries

• In case of doubt, the case will be handed over to the police

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