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Can pilots in other countries or Canada carry Swiss army knives onboard on commercial flights?

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    $\begingroup$ Funny thing is, they often (always?) have an axe in the cockpit. $\endgroup$ – PerlDuck Oct 1 '19 at 18:36
  • $\begingroup$ is that an international standard for axes to always be available? $\endgroup$ – verve Oct 1 '19 at 18:38
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    $\begingroup$ I only found this: "FAA Section 91.513 states: “Each airplane accommodating more than 19 passengers must be equipped with a crash axe." $\endgroup$ – PerlDuck Oct 1 '19 at 18:40
  • $\begingroup$ In Geneva you can even buy them as a passenger at the airport (after passing security). No problem, as long as the blade is shorter than 6cm. $\endgroup$ – Bianfable Oct 1 '19 at 19:02
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    $\begingroup$ Axe, shotguns...some people take that zombie thing rather serious. $\endgroup$ – Peter Oct 1 '19 at 19:43

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