Dangerous Goods are items that may endanger the safety of an aircraft or persons on board the aircraft. Dangerous Goods are also known as restricted articles, hazardous materials and dangerous cargo. Many common items found in your household can be considered dangerous goods for the purpose of air transport.
The Regulations place the responsibility on the shipper to properly declare, identify, pack, mark, label and document all shipments containing dangerous goods. Failing to comply with Dangerous Goods regulations can result in up to five years in prison and fines of $250,000 or more imposed by the Department of Transportation.
Hawaiian Airlines accepts certain dangerous goods for transportation by air in accordance with the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations. For further information, please contact us.