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Cabin Baggage

Cabin Baggage (CBBG)

  • Passenger may purchase and book a seat to transport cabin baggage (CBBG); most of them are instruments, statues, valuable/fragile objects and urns. For necessary arrangement and delivery, please request CBBG on flights operated by CI/AE via our sales or reservation office(s) directly at least 48 hours prior to flight departure and confirmation should be received beforehand. CBBG must be packed properly by passenger himself/herself; the package material must not be made of glass. Only Instruments can be placed on floor. If the Instruments on floor exceeds the size specified on below table, it has to be accepted as checked baggage instead of CBBG. Instruments should install handle outside to facilitate carry and storage. If the dimension and weight of the CBBG comply with the carry-on baggage specification-not exceed 56 x 36 x 23 cm or 22 x 14 x 9 inches in size (length x width x height) or 7 kg in weight, the item can be handled as carry-on baggage to stow under the seat or in the overhead bin, carry-on baggage cannot be accepted as CBBG after on board.

  • “Properly Stowed” Cabin Baggage
    • Must not be loose and slippery after stowed.
    • Must not interfere with fetching emergency equipment.
    • Must not interfere with an emergency exit.
    • Must not interfere with an emergency evacuation route.
    • Must not impede any passenger watching the safety demonstration.

  • Over-sized Instruments
    When the height or width of a CBBG instrument exceeds the seat limitation, it is considered as an over-sized instrument. It should not be placed on the seat and should be “Properly Stowed” on the floor and leaning to a passenger seat. 

  • Available Seats for On-floor Over-sized Instruments as CBBG refer to below table.
    • The CBBG must not interfere with emergency evacuation.
    • May be placed on the floor of a window seat assembly in the first row in front of/ behind the partition, in order from the window side.
    • May be placed on the floor of the middle seats in the last row of economy class in dual-aisle aircrafts. In such condition, the same middle seat assembly shall not be occupied by passengers.

  • The maximum weight for CBBG is 75 kg.
  • Stowage Location for CBBG Available Seats for On-seat CBBG, refer to below table.
  • B777: The depth of the CBBG must reach 30 cm to be properly secured on the seats with Air Bag Restraint System in Business class.
  • B777/A350 Premium Economy seat cannot accept CBBG.due to equipment restriction.
  • Passenger is required to be seated in an adjacent seat for the custody of the CBBG.
  • Only 1 well-packed CBBG is allowed to occupy 1 passenger seat; in Y/CL, if the width of CBBG exceeds the width of the seat, passenger may pay for up to two passenger seats for storage.
  • Passenger travelling with CBBG is required to embark the aircraft prior to other passengers to ensure proper loading and securing of CBBG.
  • If a CBBG could not be properly secured and need to be carried as a checked-in baggage.
  • Re-seating is not allowed for both passenger and his/her CBBG.The extension seat belts for securing CBBG must not be untied or moved.
  • Principally, the passenger should disembark accompanying with his/her CBBG to comply with the “Carry-on Baggage” regulation, and the CBBG must be properly secured and stored after the passengers re-board the aircraft.

Available Seats for on-seat CBBG

Available Seats for On-seat CBBG
A/C TypeTL Seat No.Seat NumberSeat Limitation (W x D x H : CM)
B7773210ADGK, 16ADGK, 20ADGK, 23AK38 x 42 x 75
53JK, 54AC, 54DEFG, 61EF, 72AC, 72HK, 72DEFG38 x 42 x 75
B74C461AK, 5DG55 x 45 x 70
6ABJK, 11AK, 17ADEFK, 19DEF48 x 48 x 72
28AB, 29JK, 30DEFG, 36DEFG, 46ABJK, 46DEFG , 51DEFG, 63DEFG38 x 42 x 76
141ABJK,2AK48 x 48 x 80
6ABJK, 31ABJK42 x 42 x 70
B738A141ABJK 2AK48 x 48 x 80
6ABJK, 31JK, 32AB42 x 42 x 70
A3503210ADGK, 18ADGK38 x 42 x 75
40ABDEGJK, 52ABDEGJK 60DEG, 74AB, 75DEGJK38 x 42 x 75
A330311ABDGJK, 6ADGK48 x 47 x 80
8DEFG, 25AB, 26DEFGJK, 27DEFG, 41AB42 x 42 x 76
44DEG40 x 42 x 76
A33A311ABDGJK, 5ADGK48 x 48 x 76
8DEFG, 25AB, 26DEFGJK, 27DEFG, 41AB42 x 42 x 76
44DEG40 x 42 x 76
*stands for different seat configuration

Available Seats for On-floor Over-Sized Instruments as CBBG

Available Seats for On-floor Over-Sized Instruments as CBBG
A/C TypeTL Seat No.Seat NumberFloor Limitation(W x D x H : CM)
B7772410AK, 16AK, 20AK, 23AK58 x 38 x 145
30AK, 36A, 37K48 x 28 x 145
53JK, 54AC, 72AC, 72HK, 72DEFG48 x 28 x 145
B74C221AK55 x 40 x 145
6ABJK, 11AK48 x 70 x 145
17AK48 x 60 x 145
28AB45 x 40 x 145
29JK45 x 48 x 145
46ABJK, 63DEFG45 x 28 x 145
141ABJK48 x 60 x 145
2AK48 x 35 x 145
6ABJK42 x 60 x 145
31ABJK42 x 25 x 145
B738A141ABJK48 x 60 x 145
2AK48 x 35 x 145
6ABJK42 x 60 x 145
31JK, 32AB42 x 25 x 145
A3501710AK, 18AK58 x 38 x 145
31AK, 34AK48 x 28 x 145
40AK, 52AK, 74A, 75DEGK48 x 28 x 145
A330151ABJK50 x 84 x 145
6AK50 x 40 x 145
25AB, 26JK45 x 30 x 145
41AB, 44DEG45 x 26 x 145
A33A151ABJK48 x 90 x 145
5AK48 x 60 x 145
25AB, 26JK, 41AB, 44DEG42 x 25 x 145
*stands for different seat configuration