Wheelchair codes

WCHC (cabin)

Passenger completely immobile. Requires wheelchair to/from aircraft and must be carried to/from cabin seat.

A travel companion is required if the total flying time exceeds four hours and double connecting time applies at transfer point.


WCHS (steps) Passenger cannot ascend/descend steps, but is able to move to/from cabin seat.   
Requires wheelchair for distance to/from aircraft and must be carried up/down the steps.


WCHR (ramp) Passenger can ascend/descend steps and make own way to/from cabin seat, across ramp, finger dock or to/from mobile lounge as applicable. Passenger requires wheelchair for distance to/from gate.