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"Souvenir" Airgun

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by pjbingham, May 27, 2015.

  1. pjbingham

    pjbingham Prime Kentish Beef

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    Holiday season is here and I'm lucky enough to have friends in Spain who live in a non tourist area. It's often crossed my mind what I would do if I came across a vintage air pistol that I couldn't live without, does anyone know the rules surrounding getting it back home? I can't imagine that wrapping it in a Flemenco Dancer tea towel and sticking it in a suitcase is a good idea so was wondering if anyone's ever posted stuff back home? For the record I wouldn't ever want to chance it or take a risk,I love my hobby but not enough to get nicked for it. Thanks,Phil.
     
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    Consult the web page of the airline with which you are flying. Almost all will allow it, each with their own conditions of packing, and notification with their correct paperwork in advance.
     
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    Post it it should get home it's EC to EC country at the moment
     
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    pjbingham Prime Kentish Beef

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    Thanks for the advice, I will look closer into the airlines rules, my only problem there if I needed paperwork in advance is that I wouldn't know if I was ever going to come across something I wanted to bring back. Posting seemed like the safer option I just don't know if all packages are scanned and if so can the operator tell the diffrence between something illegal and say an El Gamo Centre :s
     

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