Baggage Check [Aviation Law] Law and Legal Definition

For the carriage of baggage, the baggage check, made out in duplicate, must contain the following particulars:

1. the place and date of issue;

2.places of departure and destination;

3.name and address of the carrier;

4.the number of passenger tickets;

5.a statement that the baggage will be delivered to the bearer of baggage check;

6.the number and weight of the packages;

7.the amount of the value declared in accordance with Rule 22 (2), and

8.a statement that the carriage is subject to rules relating to liability stated therein ;< /p>

If the baggage check does not contain the particulars relating to number of passenger tickets, the number and weight of the packages and a statement that the carriage is subject to rules relating to liability stated, the carrier shall not be entitled to the benefit of rules limiting liability.