breaking news: BRITISH AIRWAYS will not allowed surfboards on its flights from the 7th of november
extract for ba website
Sporting equipment we do not carry (effective from 6 November 2007) Due to the large size and handling complexities, some sporting equipment cannot be accommodated through the airport baggage system or within the aircraft hold. Therefore we no longer accept the following equipment at check-in as part of your sporting equipment allowance.
hang gliders windsurfing boards and sails surfboards kayaks or canoes pole vaults javelins Please contact your local freight company to arrange carriage for any items that exceed the permitted weight and size.