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Airline Requirements

Per TSA Guidelines, airlines will not accept packages weighing in excess of 1 pound from unregistered shippers. This applies to ALL shippers. You must apply to be a known shipper for EACH airline.

The following is a listing of known airline requirements for shipment of human remains and/or cremated remains. This list will be updated as NFDA learns of any changes however requirements/procedures may have changed since publication. NFDA recommends you check with airline on their procedures as well. If you learn of a change from this guide please contact NFDA at 800-228-6332 so the change can be made.

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1 AER Lingus Cargo - Airline Regulations
2 Aero Mexico (AM) - Airline Regulations
3 Air Canada Cargo (AC) - Airline Regulations
4 Air France (AF) - Airline Regulations
5 Air Jamaica (JM) - Airline Regulations
6 Air New Zealand (NZ) - Airline Regulations
7 Alaska Airlines Cargo (AS) - Airline Regulations
8 Alitalia Cargo (AZ) - Airline Regulations
9 American Airlines Cargo (AA) - Airline Regulations
10 British Airways (BA) - Airline Regulations
11 British West Indian Airways (BW) - Airline Regulations
12 China Airlines (CI) - Airline Requirements
13 Continental Airlines (CO) - Airline Requirements
14 CSA-Czech Airlines (OK) - Airline Requirements
15 Delta Airlines (DL) - Airline Requirements
16 El AL Israel Airlines - Airline Requirements
17 FINNAIR (AY) - Airline Requirements
18 Iberia Airlines (IB) - Airline Requirements
19 Japan Air Lines (JL) - Airline Requirements
20 KLM Cargo (KL) - Airline Requirements
21 Korean Air (KE) - Airline Requirements
22 LAN-Chile (LA) - Airline Requirements
23 Lot Polish Airlines Cargo - Airline Requirements
24 Lufthansa Cargo (LH) - Airline Requirements
25 Olympic Airlines (OA) - Airline Requirements
26 Pakistan International Airlines (PK) - Airline Requirements
27 Philippine Airlines Cargo (PR) - Airline Requirements
28 Qantas Airways Limited (QF) - Airline Requirements
29 Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) - Airline Requirements
30 Scandinavian Airlines (SK) - Airline Requirements
31 Singapore Airlines Cargo (SQ) - Airline Requirements
32 Swiss World Cargo (LX) - Airline Regulations
33 Thai Airways International (TG) - Airline Requirements
34 United Airlines (UA) - Airline Requirements
35 US Airways (US) - Airline Requirements
36 Varig Brazilian Airlines (RG) - Airline Requirements