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In my experience as a holder of multiple passports, airlines don't care what passport details you enter when you book. (The primary exception being the US, which is picky and wants to know everything in advance.) As long as your name doesn't change, and they can verify on check-in that you have a visa or don't need one, they're fine. Out of interest, where ...


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Most countries will consider a damaged passport invalid and require it to be replaced. For instance, the United States says: If your passport has been significantly damaged, especially the book cover or the page displaying your personal data and photo, you will need to apply for a new passport. Conditions that may constitute damage requiring you to ...


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No. Not legally. Passport retention is against the law in UAE. Your passport is usually the property of the government that issued it (as mentioned in the small print in your passport, which usually contains words to that effect), and each passport holder is responsible for its safekeeping. Source (I'm aware that the source's page title refers to ...


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To be valid for travel under the visa waiver program, a British passport must: Have a machine-readable zone on the biographic page. If issued on or after October 26, 2005, have a digital photo. If issued on or after October 26, 2006, be an electronic passport with a digital chip containing biometric information about the passport owner. Entitle the holder ...


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The general consensus on the internet seems to be that the sticker is an RFID chip used by Identity and Passport Service (IPS) to track the production process of the passport from start to shipping. There are many such questions disseminated across the web (here, here and here are a few examples). Most mention stories of people traveling with and without the ...


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In principle you shouldn't have to pass through immigration, and therefore the only thing that comes up is if you have valid ID to get on the flight in the first place.


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Because you are an EU national you have the right of free movement inside EU. The national ID card is enough, the portuguese one is called Cartão de Cidadão.


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I'm a dual citizen, and I've had enough headaches with the whole situation... but when it comes to booking, I've never had any issues. However, I've been told by airport staff that once you check in, you can't simply switch passports - you might be able to do it if you go ask a member of the airport staff to change it, but I've never needed to try it. ...


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If the cruise is a closed-loop cruise (i.e., it departs and returns to the same port in the US), then you don't necessarily need a passport: U.S. Citizens on closed-loop cruises will be able to enter or depart the country on the cruise with proof of citizenship, such as an original or copy of his or her birth certificate (issued by the Vital Records ...


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I just got Spain Visa on a passport with 3 blank pages only, they were not consecutive.


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Many countries will require API (Advanced Passenger Information) for passengers prior to departure or arrival. This includes passport number. Although this is not required at the time of booking tickets, it is required before checking in. This can often be done over the counter or through online checkin. See this Emirates Airlines page as an example of ...


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In general visas are still valid if the passport is expired and you travel with both passports (the old one with the visa and the new one). This is very common with multiple entry visa, but the visa on the old passport should not be invalidated (as the other pages of your old passport got a "no valid" stamp). You should contact the nearest Singapore ...


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Summary: Yes. You'll need to show your new passport to the airline. They will not care that you had already told them about a different passport. You may be able to update the passport associated with your booking online, before you check in. Discussion: I think the assumption that it is costly to change passport details on your record is false. When ...


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The requirement on the passport for VWP is: What are the passport requirements for travel under the Visa Waiver Program? Visa Waiver Program requirements are: The passport must have a machine-readable zone on the biographic page. Issued on or after October 26, 2005 – Each Visa Waiver Program passport issued on or after this date must ...


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Here's an FAQ on errors in a passport: Passport with incorrect details printed Q9: Incorrect details have been printed on my passport. What should I do? A: If you find any mistake/error in the particulars printed in the passport booklet and the application form you submitted, please return the passport for necessary rectification. Any ...


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From the CBSA web site: Identification requirements for U. S. citizens and permanent residents If you are a U.S. citizen, ensure you carry proof of citizenship such as a passport, birth certificate, a certificate of citizenship or naturalization, or a Certificate of Indian Status along with photo identification. If you are a U.S. permanent resident, ...


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You will likely be asked to show your passport when checking in for the flight. Flights to countries that require advance travel notice (e.g., UK, USA, Canada) will require a manual check of documents by airline staff, even if you entered the information online. Just present the new passport when at the airport, and that's the information that will be ...


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I once had a similar issue: the passport was reissued and thus the passport data has changed. Moreover, I had two flights from two different airlines booked separately (with a day stopover). Not finding a possibility to change the booking data online, I just emailed both airlines via an email from their website (or via some contact form, I do not remember ...


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Overall, this is seen to be abusive because you are attempting to get more leave than was issued to you (whether you intended to or not). The controlling technical reference for your question is found in Paragraph 30C of the Immigration Rules which says... An Immigration Officer may cancel an entry clearance which is capable of having effect as leave ...


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A birth certificate and social security card is not sufficient according to the rules. From WHTI Program Background: U.S. citizens entering the United States at sea or land ports of entry are required to present a WHTI-compliant document such as a valid passport, U.S. passport card, Trusted Traveler Program card (NEXUS, SENTRI, Global Entry or FAST), or ...



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