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Unaccompanied Minor

Unaccompanied Minor

General Policies

Will be accepted at locations from point to point on international flights. In domestic flights will be accepted only for flights operated by Tame EP, even connections.

Service UM (unaccompanied minor) must be requested at time of booking; This request must be confirmed both outward and return as spaces are limited.
Collecting this service it should be done at the time of issuance of the ticket.

The UM (unaccompanied minor) can only check the permitted standard baggage allowance, remember that no excess baggage is accepted.

UM service does not include passenger service aboard.

The minor shall be solely responsible for handling your luggage, electronics and valuable, for this reason should not take as hand luggage items that will not be able to guard during flight.

The service can be optional or mandatory depending on the age of the child:
Age Flights
0-6 Years 11 months They do not qualify  for unaccompanied minor service
7 - 11years 11 months UM service is obligatory for domestic and international flights
12 - 17 years 11 months YP service is optional on domestic and international flights

A minor aged between 12 and 17 years cannot be in charge of another minor between 0 and 11 years 11 months, except if they are the parents of the minor. In this case, it must be proved that it is the father or the mother, if so; they will be able to travel both without requiring the service of Minor without Companion.

Unaccompanied minors will not be accepted for interline or code-share flights with other airlines.


How the service operates?

They should come with an adult, carrying out the formalities of check in and must remain at the airport until the aircraft has taken off.

Always complete the Unaccompanied Minor form with all the minor details of the person who leaves him at the airport, transit manager and responsible person who will meet you at the destination.

UM service starts at the counter, including the removal of the child by security processes and migration out to the boarding gate and retail location within the plane.

When you reach the final destination, the minor is accompanied by a Traffic Agent from the plane, going through the process of immigration and customs which is given to the person responsible.


Flights Costs

Domestic flights (in Ecuador)

USD 30.00 (incl. VAT) For each route

International flights USD 150.00 (incl. VAT) For each route