Rules for the carriage of hand baggage - Piece Concept

What is Piece Concept?

The Piece Concept system is a limitation of the free baggage allowance by weight / dimensions / number of units. In our case, only one (1) piece of hand luggage is allowed, weighing no more than 5 kg and measuring 56x23x36 cm.

What does 1 (one) hand baggage mean?

A handbag, a camera / video camera, a laptop, cakes, flowers, a purse, baskets, covers and all other things that a passenger has are carry-on luggage, so you can take only 1 (one) piece of hand luggage on board.

What you need to know about the hand baggage (cabin baggage) policy.

The dimensions of hand baggage allowed in the aircraft cabin are limited in accordance with safety requirements;  1 (one) piece of hand baggage up to 5 kg with the following sizes 56 х 23 х 36 cm is allowed to carried.

  • If you have more than one bag, the total weight of which does not exceed 5 kg, then you need to combine your bags into one piece or take one of the bags and check in the other as checked baggage.
  • If you have 1 piece of bag, the weight of which is more than the prescribed 5 kg, and if you have not increased the weight of your hand baggage in advance, then you will not have to pay for each kilogram of excess weight, but for a piece of hand baggage up to 10 kg., While the dimensions are 56 x 23 x 36 cm must be observed.

What are the allowed dimensions of one piece of hand baggage?.

Dimensions of the free hand baggage must not exceed 56Х23х36 cm, weight must not exceed 5 kg. If your bag weights more than 5 kg and does not exceed the specified dimensions, then you can buy an additional service for increasing your hand baggage Plus (up to 10 kg).

How many pieces of hand baggage are allowed on board?

The maximum amount of hand baggage is 1 piece.

Can I buy an additional piece of hand baggage in advance?

You can increase the weight of your hand baggage - buy +5 kg,( Hand baggage Plus service)online no later than 2 hour before departure in the mobile application or on the website, in the section "booking management". In this case, you will have 1 piece of hand baggage, maximum weight 10 kg, dimensions 56x23x36 cm.

Will the Piece Concept also apply to checked baggage?

No, these rules apply only to hand baggage (unchecked baggage).

Will the norms for weight and dimensions of free carry-on baggage change?

No, the dimensions and weight of hand luggage remain unchanged 56x23x36 cm up to 5 kg free of charge, the main change is the limitation in hand luggage units. That is, it will be possible to take only one piece of hand luggage into the cabin for free.

I am travelling with an infant or a child. How many pieces of hand baggage are allowed?

If you are traveling with an infant under 2 years old, you are allowed to carry one diaper bag additionally (56x23x36 cm) up to 5 kg or you are allowed to sum up your belongings into ONE hand baggage (56x23x36 cm) up to 10 kg.

For children from 2 to 14 years old the separate seat and the same free hand baggage allowance is provided as for adult passengers -  1 piece, up to 5 kg with the following dimensions 56x23x36 cm. 1 adult and 1 child are allowed to combine into ONE piece of hand baggage up to 10 kg with the following sizes 56x23x36 cm. Adult and child should be in one booking and if in separate ones should be connected with a special remark.

Can I take a stroller on board?

In addition to the free hand baggage allowance, for each child (under 5 years) one foldable stroller (maximum size when folded: 56x23x36 cm and weight till 10 kg) is allowed to carry onboard for free. If the folded stroller exceeds the dimensions of hand baggage, it is accepted for carriage as checked baggage at no additional charge.

Where and when are the dimensions of hand baggage checked?

Carry-on baggage is checked through a standardizer (metal structure) located at the check-in counter at the airport and at the boarding gate. We ask all of our passengers to place their hand baggage in the standardizer to make sure that it corresponds to the established dimensions of 56x23x36 cm and weight.

How much does an increase in hand baggage cost?

You can learn about the extra service rates at

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