Sports Equipment

Cargo Sport Equipment Air NamibiaPlanning on an active break ? No worries! You can bring your sports equipment on your travels with Air Namibia. 

Air Namibia accepts any sporting equipment as checked baggage as part of the free checked baggage allowance mentioned on your ticket.

Any sporting equipment that exceeds the free allowance will be subject to excess baggage rates.:

When purchased in advance, specific sports equipment rates might apply;

When purchased at the airport, regular excess baggage rates apply.

NOTE: for Sporting Equipment NOT specified above this must be included in free baggage allowance; if exceeding, normal XBAG rate applies.

Type of Sport Equipment Definition
1Alpinist Equipment/Hiking/Walkinga backpack, an ice pick, a pair of climbing iron, 1 pair of polesChecked/additional baggage
2Archery Equipmenta set of bow and arrow packed in a durable protective containerChecked/additional baggage
3Baseball/SoftballChecked/additional baggage
4BasketballChecked/additional baggage
5Bicyclea regular bike (no motor / no e-bike) or a special children’s trolley to use with a bike or a one-wheel bikeChecked/additional baggage
6Boogieboard /Bodyboarda boardChecked/additional baggage
7Bowling Equipmenta bowling bag, a bowling ball, a pair of shoesChecked/additional baggage
8Canoe/ Kayaka canoe or a kayak (no motor attached)Checked/additional baggage
9CricketChecked/additional baggage
10CyclingChecked/additional baggage
11Diving/Scuba Equipment:Checked/additional baggage
12FencingChecked/additional baggage
13Fishing EquipmentScuba tank must be emptyChecked/additional baggage
14FencingChecked/additional baggage
15Football/Soccer balla tackle box or a haversack or an angler’s basket, a rod, a bag or a boxChecked/additional baggage
16Golf Equipmenta golf bag containing one set of golf clubs, golf balls and tees, a pair of golf shoesChecked/additional baggage
17Hang Gliding Equipmenta set of hang gliding equipment packed in a containerChecked/additional baggage
18Hockey/Cricket Equipmenta hockey bag, hockey sticks, a pair of ice skates, a set of body protection (knee, arms, etc.), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
19Horse Riding Equipmenta saddle, a set of horse harness, a horse whip, a pair of riding boots, a bareback pad, 1 set of polo sticksChecked/additional baggage
20Ice and Field HockeyChecked/additional baggage
21Inline-Skatesa pair of inline skates, a set of body protection (knee, arms, etc.), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
22Javelina set of javelin equipment packed in a containerChecked/additional baggage
23Kite Surfboard / Wakeboarda kite, a board / a boardChecked/additional baggage
24LacrosseChecked/additional baggage
25Longboarda board (exceeding 2m)Checked/additional baggage
26NetballChecked/additional baggage
27Motor-SportProtective riding gear & helmetChecked/additional baggage
28Motor-Cycle gear:Protective riding gear & helmetChecked/additional baggage
29Musical InstrumentBass tuba, Banjo, Bass trombone, Cello, Contrabassoon, Double bass, French horn, Guitar, Saxophone, Viola: rectangular, Violin: rectangularChecked/additional baggage
30Parachute Equipmenta set of Parachute Equipment packed in a containerChecked/additional baggage
31Polo CrossRiding Helmet, stick and ballsChecked/additional baggage
32Pole Vault Equipmenta set of vaulting poles packed in a containerChecked/additional baggage
33Rubber Dinghya diving mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit, BCD-jacket, regulator, an empty tank bottle, a lamp (switched off, energy source separately packed, removed battery protected against short circuit)Checked/additional baggage
34Rock ClimbingHelmits, Rope, climbing harnesses and crash pads/ bouldering matsChecked/additional baggage
35RugbyChecked/additional baggage
36Sailing equipment(including – wet/dry sailing suits/Life jackets/water boots/ropes/ blocks/pulleys/selected tools/water bottle (empty) /Sails (folded or rolled) – tube must not be longer than 200 cm) Paddles – which may not be longer than 200cm.Checked/additional baggage
37Scuba equipmenta board, a set of body protection (knee, arms, etc.), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
38Skateboarda pair of ski, a pair of poles, a pair of boots (even if in separate bag), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
39Ski Equipment*a pair of ski, a pair of poles, a pair of boots (even if in separate bag), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
40Snowboard Equipmenta snowboard, a pair of boots (even if in separate bag), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
41Sporting/Hunting Weapons plus Ammunition**Sporting/Hunting guns, pistols, rifles plus ammunition (according to IATA DGR Regulations and if packed in a separate bag)Checked/additional baggage
42Surfboarda board (up to 2m)Checked/additional baggage
43Tandem Bikea tandem bike with max 2 seats (no motor/ no e-bike)Checked/additional baggage
44Tennis-/Squash-/Badminton Equipmenta set of rackets and balls packed in a bagChecked/additional baggage
45Waterski Equipmenta pair of water ski or a slalom water skiChecked/additional baggage
46Waveboarda board, a set of body protection (knee, arms, etc.), a helmetChecked/additional baggage
47Windsurf Equipmenta board, a sail, a boom, a mast, a gear bagChecked/additional baggage