FAA Approved Car Seats
All You Need to Know
Things to consider when you are traveling with a car seat
Will it fit on the plane seat I'm travelling on?
Airplane seats vary; not just between economy & premium cabins but from economy to economy seat.
Which is the best car seat for traveling?
Is it easy for you to carry around?
Is it approved for use in the country you are traveling to?
Are you just using it for the flight or do you intend to use it in a car once you have arrived in a different country?
Can my FAA approved car seat be refused by an airline?
This depends. If you are flying with a US or Canadian airline, then they must find you a suitable seat in the same cabin class. *
* some exceptions apply
However, non US /Canadian airlines may not always accept rear facing car seats
How to Find the Best Car Seat for Traveling
1. Does it have an FAA Approved Car Seat Sticker?
2. Is it the correct width, is it light to carry?
To view some FAA Approved Car Seats, click below