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Make sure you've told the airline about all the assistance and travel needs you and your child will have before you fly. If you have let the airline know you will need help, any airline should offer:

  • Assistance in reaching and registering at check-in
  • A briefing on emergency procedures
  • Help getting on and off the plane
  • Help with baggage
  • Someone to meet the you at the destination airport

As long as you have given 48 hours notice, you should receive assistance unless there are safety reasons that prevent this.

Page last updated: July 2019