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Weapon transportation

 

The acceptance of weapons for transportation, registration of corresponding documents, delivery on board the aircraft at the airport of departure and the issuance of weapons at the destination airport performed by authorized officials of the aviation security service of the airport. The bodies of internal Affairs and officials of the aviation security service of the airport monitor the transportation of weapons according to the legislation of the Russian Federation (on the basis of instructions approved by the order of the Federal service of Air transport of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation of 30 November 1999, No. 120/971 "On the procedure for the carriage by aircraft of civil aviation weapons, ordnance and ammunition, special means transferred by passengers for temporary storage during the flight").

Weapons of passengers entitled to keep and carry, must be handed to the authorized person for temporary storage during the flight at the airport of departure and issued at the destination airport. The presentation (the discovery) of weapons during pre-flight inspection, the authorized person puts notify the official of body of internal Affairs which is obliged to check the presence of the passenger’s right to keep and bear arms, and in some cases the relevant permission to import weapons into the territory of the Russian Federation and export from the Russian Federation. In additional there is a thorough inspection of weapons. The weapon must be discharged separately from ammunition. Weapon inspection and paperwork for the transportation must be performed in specially designated airport premises.

The act of acceptance of the weapon for the period of the aircraft flight is made in 3 copies to be signed by the authorized person and the owner of the weapon.

The third copy shall be issued to the passenger at the airport of departure, as a basis for obtaining of the weapon transferred by passengers for temporary storage during the flight. The weapons handed by its owner for temporary storage for the flight period is packed by an authorized person in wrapping paper, paper or plastic bag. On the package there is the flight number, invoice number, full name of the owner of the weapon.

The procedure of issuing the weapons at the destination airport

The weapons issue to the owner under the signature following submission of the act, the document proving the identity, the document on the right of carrying weapons. In some cases it’s required to present a permit for import of weapons to the territory of the Russian Federation or export from the Russian Federation. Any weapons that remain unclaimed at the destination airport shall be given by an authorized person in the Department of interior.

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