Guests requiring medicine are advised to pack them in their carry-on baggage. In most cases, medicines in liquid or aerosol form that are required for the duration of their flight are exempt from carry-on baggage restrictions. Please note that restrictions are subject to change at the request of government authorities.
Carriage of Portable Oxygen Concentrators (POCs) Device
Royal Brunei Airlines is unable to provide onboard therapeutic oxygen.
Approved portable oxygen concentrators (POCs) are permitted on board for use during your flight and do not count towards your carry-on baggage limit. The following devices are permitted and acceptable by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), as per Special Federal Aviation Regulation 106:
- Airsep Focus
- AirSep Free Style
- Airsep Free Style 5
- Airsep Lifestyle
- (Claire) SeQualeQuinox/Oxywell (model 4000)
- Delphi.RS-00400/Oxus RS-00400
- DeVilbiss Healthcare iGo
- Inogen One
- Inogen One G2
- Inogen One G3
- Inova Labs LifechoiceActivox
- International Biophysics LifeChoice/Inova Labs LifeChoice
- Invacare Solo2
- Invacare XPO2
- Oxylife IndependenceOxygen Concentrator
- Precision Medical EasyPulse
- SeQuel Eclipse
- SeQuel SAROS
- VBOX Trooper
If you wish to use a POC on board your flight you must submit to a Royal Brunei Airlines reservations agent, a physicians statement in English or with an English translation (at least 10-days prior to travel) that:
- States that you have the physical and cognitive ability to see, hear and understand the devices aural and visual cautions and warnings and are able to take appropriate action, without assistance, in response to those cautions and warnings; and
- States whether or not oxygen use is medically necessary for all or a portion of the duration of the trip; and
- Specifies the maximum oxygen flow rate corresponding to the pressure in the cabin of the aircraft under normal operating conditions.
You must bring the physicians statement with you on the day of travel and report to the check-in desk one hour in advance of scheduled check-in time.
You are responsible for travelling with a sufficient supply of batteries to last the entire journey (including transit and unexpected delays) and to ensure the POC is free of oil, grease and other petroleum products and is in good condition, free from damage or other signs of excessive wear. We do not permit the POC to be operated via aircraft electrical power.
POCs may not be used when seated at an exit row and the aisle or bulkhead seats.The guest requiring the use of a POC will be seated in a seat closest to the window with the device stowed underneath the seat in front of the passenger.
You will not be able to use other POCs on board but they will be permitted as carry-on or checked baggage under the following conditions:
- The POC must be empty and free of pressure.
- No more than two spare batteries may be carried in carry-on baggage. The battery should be removed and packaged separately; or
- The POC should have a recessed battery terminal and the packaged battery terminals should not contact any metal objects.