South African Airways special baggage can be carried free of charge as part of your free checked baggage allowance. If the total number of bags exceeds the maximum weight then you will need to pay extra bag charges. Special baggage may be carried as long as it meets the dimensions and weight restrictions.
South African Airways requests that bicycles are securely packed in special boxes or bicycle bags. Handlebars must be turned parallel with the frame, pedals removed or turned inward, tires deflated and the seat must be put down.
Passengers who wish to travel with their firearms may do so provided they comply with the policies and procedures. Firearms must be unloaded, ammunition must be securely stored in a lockable container, and the firearm may not exceed 5 kilograms.
South African Airways
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