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.
- Transportation of musical instrument can be considered to be the traveler's checked baggage subject to checked baggage allowance restrictions. Transporting musical instrument as checked baggage, if the total dimensions of each musical instrument exceed 158cm(62in), 1 piece of excess baggage charge rate should be applied and can be accepted as checked baggage subject to space availability of cargo cabin on the flight (The charges please check Excess Baggage).