Can You Wear Cremation Jewelry When You Fly?
If you're planning to fly with cremation jewelry, you may be wondering if it's even allowed. Losing a loved one is never easy, one way help cope with that loss is to wear cremation jewelry, which is a piece of jewelry that contains a small amount of ashes. These are precious emblems to hold your loved one close and it may be something you don't want to take off. Lets answer the question of if you can wear cremation jewelry while flying.
Firstly, it's important to note that cremation jewelry is generally allowed on flights. The TSA (Transportation Security Administration) does not prohibit wearing cremation jewelry or bringing it on board a flight.
There are some things to you should keep in mind when traveling with cremation jewelry. If it's a necklace, bracelet, earring, or ring know that you can wear it during your flight. But you many need to remove them while you are going through the TSA security check at the airport.
When going through the TSA security check, they require that you remove any metal items you're wearing, which includes your cremation jewelry. You can either put the jewelry on a tray with other items going through the x-ray machine or place it in your carry on bag. If you're traveling with a loved one's ashes, you'll need to declare them to the TSA officer before going through security. They may need to inspect the container or packaging that the ashes are in.
It's also worth noting that some airlines may have their own rules when it comes to wearing cremation jewelry on flights. Most airlines are going to be fine with you wearing your jewelry on the flight. Worst case it will more than likely be that you will need to put your ash jewelry into a checked bag.
We also do sell airplane shaped cremation jewelry which can be great for remembering a loved one who was a pilot, co-pilot, flight attendant, or had any love of flying. There are many different designs that we have here at Cherished Emblems and we are sure that you will find an piece of ash jewelry that will help you remember your loved one and keep them with you always.
If you have additional questions or concerns about traveling with cremation jewelry then reach out to the airline you're flying with or the TSA. Your emblems are precious and we know how meaningful they are wear no matter where you go. We hope this has helped answer your question and wish you safe travels no matter where it is you go!