Airline Info

Our Approved Airline Guarantee: Travel with Confidence

We take immense pride in announcing that the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and the Inflatable Sky Bunk are approved on 60+ airlines world-wide. Our confidence in these approvals is so high that we offer a money-back guarantee if the use of the Kooshion or the Sky Bunk is denied on any of the below airlines.

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeroflot
  • Air Asia
  • Air Asia X
  • Aircalan
  • Air Canada
  • Air China
  • All Nippon Airways (ANA)
  • Air India
  • Air Mauritius
  • Air Transat
  • Air Vanuatu
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Alliance Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Angola Airlines
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Cathay Dragon
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Cebu Pacific
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern
  • China Southern
  • Corsair
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Easy Jet
  • Eva Air
  • Etihad Airways
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • FlyBe
  • Frontier Airlines
  • Garuda Indonesia
  • Hong Kong Airlines
  • Iberia Airlines
  • Iceland Air
  • Japan Airlines
  • Jet2
  • JetBlue
  • Jetstar Pacific (Vietnam)
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Latam Airlines
  • LOT Polish Airlines
  • Lux Air
  • Malaysia Airlines
  • Malindo Air
  • Norwegian
  • Oman Air
  • Royal Brunei Airlines
  • Royal Jordanian Airlines
  • Samoa Airlines
  • Scandinavian Airways
  • Scoot
  • Silk Air
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Southwest
  • Swiss Air
  • TAP Air Portugal
  • Thompson Air
  • Utair Airlines
  • Vanilla Air
  • Vietnam Airlines
  • VietJet
  • Virgin America
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Virgin Australia
  • WestJet
  • Zipair

Here at Kooshy Kids, we're dedicated to making your family travels as comfortable and stress-free as possible. The above airlines have engaged with us through various channels, including verbal communication, email correspondence, direct messages, and online chats, to confirm their acceptance of the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and Sky Bunk when used according to their safety requirements.

Many of these airlines have detailed their safety criteria for using our product on their official websites which you should check before purchasing. These safety guidelines are often in alignment with our recommended usage instructions. It's our pleasure to share that these airlines are integral to our Approved Airline Money Back Guarantee.

Please note that codeshare flights are not included in the Approved Airline Money Back Guarantee unless the operating carrier (the owner of the plane you fly on) as well as the marketing carrier (the airline you purchased from) are on our approved list. 

To assist you further, we recommend capturing a screenshot of this list found here, where the validity dates are listed in the first row of the document. This documentation could prove valuable should you encounter any challenges during your flight and need to submit a refund claim due to airline refusal. It acts as evidence that the airline was part of the approved list at the time of your travel date (not your purchase date).

As always, we encourage thorough preparation. Please remember to contact your airline before you purchase and then again before you travel. Keep in mind that airline policies can evolve without advance notice. By confirming with them, you can stay informed about their latest guidelines and ensure a seamless travel experience for both you and your child once onboard.

Airlines where use is at the discretion of the flight crew:

At the time the below list was compiled, we are not aware of specific policies for each airline regarding our product's use. Therefore, the approval of using the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and the Inflatable Sky Bunk will likely depend on the discretion of the flight crew.

  • Aerolineas Argentinas
  • Aeromexico
  • Air Europa
  • Air India Express
  • Air Serbia
  • Air Tahiti Nui
  • Alitalia
  • Allegiant
  • AtlasGlobal
  • Avianca
  • Azerbaijan Hava Yollary
  • Azul
  • Batiok Airlines
  • Bangkok Airways
  • Bonza Airlines
  • Bmi regional
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Condor
  • Copa Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • Czech Airlines
  • Dragonair
  • Edelweiss Air
  • Egyptair
  • EL AL
  • Eurowings
  • Finnair
  • Flydubai
  • Frontier
  • Germanwings
  • Gol
  • Gulf Air
  • Hainan Airlines
  • IndiGo Airlines
  • InterJet
  • Jet Airways
  • JetBlue
  • Jet Time
  • Kenya Airways
  • La Compagnie
  • Lion Airlines
  • Middle East Airlines
  • Nok Air
  • Nordwind Airlines
  • OpenSkies
  • Pakistan International Airlines
  • Peach
  • Pegasus Airlines
  • Porter
  • Regional Express
  • Royal Air Maroc
  • Ryanair
  • S7 Airlines
  • Saudia
  • Skylanes
  • SpiceJet
  • Spirit
  • Spring Airlines
  • Spring Japan
  • SriLankan Airlines
  • Sun Country
  • TACA
  • Transavia Airlines
  • UTair Aviation
  • Vistara
  • Viva Aerobus
  • Volaris
  • Vueling Airlines
  • Wizzair
  • WOW air
  • Xiamen Airlines

Airlines that have not approved any plane bed, hammock or foot rest devices:

The list provided below pertains to airlines that have not officially approved (and in some cases prohibited) the utilisation of the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and all other similar plane bed/footrest products. Therefore, the likelihood of being able to use the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and other inflatable beds that occupy the footwell during flights operated by these airlines is minimal. While there have been instances where the product's use was permitted by the crew on these airlines, it's important to note that such decisions are at the discretion of individual crew members.

Our ongoing efforts involve collaborating with all the mentioned airlines to encourage them to evaluate and consider the adoption of our product. This endeavor is driven by the fact that our product adheres to safety standards advocated by authoritative airline advisory bodies, including IATA and other aviation regulators.

Airlines that have not approved include:

  • Asiana Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Emirates
  • Fiji Airways
  • Jetstar Australia
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Philipines Airlines (new)
  • Qantas
  • Qatar (new)
  • South African Airways
  • Thai Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • United Airlines
For a comprehensive list of accepting and non-accepting airlines, please click here, where you can find a detailed breakdown of the most recent success rates for each airline, as well as airlines where the decision to permit rests with the crew. Please note that only Approved Airlines are covered by our Approved Airline Guarantee.


To enhance the likelihood of a positive outcome, consider calling your airline and informing them of your intention to use the Kooshy Kids product/s during the flight. Specifically, mention that you plan to use the product when the seatbelt sign is off and that your child will be secured with a seatbelt while in their seat and while using the product and that it will only be used as per their recommended safety requirements.

By providing advance notice to the airline, you can ensure that they make a record in your booking, effectively informing the cabin crew of your intended use. This proactive step helps to streamline communication and ensures that everyone is on the same page when it's time to fly.

Moreover, this presents a favourable moment to verify your family's seating arrangement and make any necessary requests for tailored services, such as a kids meal etc, to enhance the comfort of your family's flight experience.

Your preparation and communication will contribute to a smoother and more enjoyable flying experience for you and your child. 

Customer Satisfaction and Safety

We understand that customer experiences may vary, and we appreciate your valuable feedback. Some customers have reported being permitted to use the Kooshion on airlines not listed in our approved airlines' list. To provide you with a more comprehensive overview, we have included customer-reported success rates on these airlines over the past 12 months. You can find this list here and lots of examples from our customers in "Airlines" highlights on our Instagram page..

Safety Guidelines for Optimal Usage

To ensure the utmost safety and compliance, we kindly request that you adhere to the following conditions when using the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and Inflatable Sky Bunk:

    1. Pack and securely stow the Kooshion during taxi, take-off, and landing. Inflate it only when the seatbelt sign is switched off.
    2. Do not use the Kooshion in an exit row.
    3. Ensure that the Kooshion does not obstruct aisle access for other passengers.
    4. Position the rapid deflation valves facing the aisle for easy access.
    5. Keep the child's seat belt fastened at all times while using the Kooshion.
    6. Ensure the seatbelt is secured around the child's waist and if this is not possible, request a seatbelt extender (or you can purchase one from us to carry with you on all of your travels). 
    7. Children using the Kooshion should be supervised by an adult at all times.
    8. Encourage children to place their feet/legs on the Kooshion rather than resting their heads.
    9. The Kooshion should only be used in the seats specified in our guidelines or according to specific airline guidelines.

Where the Kooshion Works Best on the Plane

Kooshy Kids Kooshion Placement on the Plane

Refer to the diagram above to identify the seats where most airlines will allow the use of the Kooshion. Some airlines may only allow you to use one in each row so please check with your airline to see what they allow as every airline has different rules.

For optimal chances of being permitted to use the product onboard, please ensure that you follow our safety guidelines as well as the airline guidelines, listen to instructions from the crew, and watch our safety video.

Upon purchase, you can request a product information sheet from us that demonstrates the safety features of the Kooshion, which may assist the flight crew in their decision to permit its use.

Alternative Options for Non-Approved Airlines

We understand that not all airlines may be on our approved list for the Kooshy Kids Kooshion and/or Inflatable Sky Bunk. In such cases, we offer two alternative options:

  • Kooshy Kloud - The Ultimate Travel Pillow: The Kooshy Kloud is a versatile travel pillow that provides optimal comfort and support for your child during flights. It serves as an excellent alternative for non-approved airlines, ensuring a restful and enjoyable travel experience.
  • Little Travellers Bundles - Everything They Need: Our Little Travellers Bundles are specially curated to meet all your child's travel needs. Each bundle includes the Kooshy Kids Kooshion, Kooshy Kloud, and our convenient Smart Pump Pro. With this comprehensive package, you'll have everything necessary to keep your child comfortable and entertained during flights, even on non-approved airlines, if you are asked to remove your Kooshion This bundle is extremely popular where it is unclear whether the airline will allow the Kooshy Kids to be used, as the Kooshy Kloud is an amazing back-up option. 


By opting for the Kooshy Kloud, or even better with the the Little Travellers Bundle, you can travel with confidence, knowing that you have alternative options available to ensure your child's comfort, regardless of the airline's acceptance.

Join the growing community of satisfied customers who have made Kooshy Kids their go-to travel companion. Happy travels with Kooshy Kids!

Please note that for airline purposes the total measurement of the Kooshy Kids Kooshion is 94cm (length x height).   

All of our pumps ARE allowed onboard. Loose batteries are only prohibited in checked luggage. 

We aim to update this information regularly, please see our terms and conditions for further information. 

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