Traveling with something huge? Here’s how to get through TSA

Knowing your airline’s policies and planning carefully will help you  get where you need to go with your cargo safe and sound. Here are some tips for how to handle many specific items.

Things to Keep in Mind when Flying With Special Items

Before booking flights online, call ahead to find out airline policies about your bulky must-bring thing.

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What Do Airlines Consider Special Items?

When in doubt, call your carrier to ask how your item must travel before heading to the airport.

Tips for Keeping Luggage Safe

The best way to ensure your items are secure is to keep them with you.  Check plane seat pockets and bins, and count your bags before  deboarding.

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Tracking fobs, TSA-approved locks or zip ties, cellophane wraps and a sturdy ID tag may keep your checked items safer.

Tips for Keeping Luggage Safe


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