USAP Baggage Allowance Changes
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Important Changes for Mainbody

  • Effective July 1, 2010 the checked baggage allowance for U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) flights between Christchurch, NZ and McMurdo Station, Antarctica is 150 pounds/68 kilograms for all participants.
  • This allowance is the combined checked weight of your Extreme Cold Weather (ECW) gear and personal luggage.  Maximum weight for a single piece is 70 pounds/32 kilograms.


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