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3-1-1 for Carry Ons

3-1-1 TSA Brochure

The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security has determined that there is a high risk of terrorism against U.S. civil aviation, and the need for extra restrictions to assure the security of air travel. 

Liquids, Gels & Aerosols

  • Liquids, gels, and/or aerosols exceeding 3.4 oz./100ml per container may not be carried through the passenger screening checkpoint.
  • Passengers may carry liquids, gels and/or aerosols in travel size containers (3.4 oz./100 ml) capacity or less per container if the items are placed inside a clear transparent resealable 1 quart (1 liter) size plastic bag. The contents of the plastic bag must fit comfortably and the plastic bag must be completely closed/sealed and subjected to x-ray inspection separate from the passenger's carry-on bag. Passengers are limited to one quart-size bag per person.
  • Passengers may have the items listed below, but you must declare them to TSA at the screening checkpoint if they are not contained in a clear transparent resealable 1 quart (1 liter) size plastic bag and/or are over 3.4 oz. (100ml).
  • Baby formula/milk (to include breast milk) and baby food/juice in containers if a baby or small child is traveling
  • Medications (liquid, gels, and/or aerosol)
  • Liquids (to include juice) or gels for diabetic or other medical needs All other liquids, gels, and/or aerosols may be transported in checked baggage.


Passengers may be subjected to secondary screening if they enter the screening checkpoint with liquids, gels and/or aerosols on their person or in carry-on bags. Liquids (including beverages), gels, and/or aerosols purchased in the sterile area may be carried on board the aircraft.

Travel Destinations

  • MASSACHUSETTS
    • Boston
    • Hyannis
    • Martha's Vineyard
    • Nantucket
    • New Bedford
    • Provincetown
  • RHODE ISLAND
    • Providence (Seasonally)
    • Block Island (Seasonally)
  • VERMONT
    • Rutland
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE
    • Lebanon
  • MAINE
    • Augusta
    • Rockland
    • Bar Harbor
  • NEW YORK
    • Albany
    • Massena
    • Ogdensburg
    • Saranac Lake
    • White Plains
  • MICRONESIA
    • Sub-destination
    • Sub-destination
    • Sub-destination
  • MONTANA
    • Billings
    • Sidney
    • Glendive
    • Glasgow
    • Havre
    • Wolf Point
  • MISSOURI
    • Cape Girardeau
    • Ft. Leonard Wood
    • Kirksville
    • St. Louis
  • KENTUCKY
    • Owensboro
  • ILLINOIS
    • Marion
    • Quincy
  • PUERTO RICO
    • Mayaguez
    • San Juan
    • Vieques
    • Culebra
  • US VIRGIN ISLANDS
    • St. Croix
    • St. Thomas
  • BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
    • Tortola
    • Virgin Gorda