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Air travel

This provides aircraft passengers with advice on how to fly safely, including planning your trip, what's safe to pack and safety on the aircraft.

Preparing to fly

Information about packing safely for your trip, dangerous goods you can and can’t take, and baggage limits.

On the aircraft

Safety issues to be aware of when you’re on board the aircraft—paying attention to the safety demo, why it’s important to wear seatbelts, emergency exits and life jackets.

Special needs

Tips for travellers with disabilities or special medical needs.

Safe travelling

As an aviation safety authority, we look after safety in the air and on aircraft. Our responsibilities don’t include airport security. The Australian Government provides up-to-date information about travelling safety on the following websites:

Last updated: 4 March 2016