Air Travel Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Air Travel activity »
  1. 1 Separate tickets with only carry ons -- do I have to go through customs?
  2. 2 Check your electronics or fly American
  3. 3 New airfare aggregator Concorde.io
  4. 4 EasyJet
  5. 5 Priority Pass - Worth It?
  6. 6 Sea-Tac Virgin Atlantic flight
  7. 7 Flying through Casablanca
  8. 8 How to book YYZ-ZRH-NBO-YYZ ?
  9. 9 what if connecting flight cancels
  10. 10 enough time for this flight?
  11. 11 Qantas FF access to Emirates lounge CDG?
  12. 12 aRound-The-World for less than $/€ 1,200
  13. 13 TSA OR Global Entry
  14. 14 How to figure out the cost of a trip when purchasing insurance.
  15. 15 "This route is pending regulatory approval."
  16. 16 Medication Sleep Aid for 30+ Hours Travel
  17. 17 U.K. Registered Traveler vs Fast Track
  18. 18 How do you get from terminal 8 to terminal 2 at JFK airport?
  19. 19 Amsterdam flight change
  20. 20 AA FF flights
  21. 21 Consolidators for Biz Class - has any one used one?
  22. 22 Delta/Virgin Atlantic carryon sizes
  23. 23 Ways to stay entertained at Toronto Airport
  24. 24 Compensation after engine fire, 2 day delay
  25. 25 Europe's LCC routes - lots of changes!
View next 25 » Back to the top

Ailine security- a strange question

Jump to last reply

An aerosol of expanding foam discharged over my suede shoes in my daughter's rucksack.
I can remove most of it (by use of knife, pumice stone and nail varnish remover) but I will never get rid of it all especially around the stitching.
It occurs to me that the presence of the residue COULD cause a problem in security when flying. Whilst I am only giving what I think are the bare bones of this problem I would like not to be arrested , prosecuted and put on a no-fly list.
I am undecided whether to take my shoes and rucksack to the airport soon (i.e. on a day when I am passing and not flying) and ask the man on the bulky items scanner if he can put them through so that can find out whether they set off alarms.
Considered views anyone?

13 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement