Luggage mysteries

May 31st, 2015, 05:50 AM
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Luggage mysteries

Standing and fidgeting at the airport luggage carrousel, wondering when/if it will spit out your bag, is a constant source of travel stress. This report, from a rival travel website, explains a lot about what goes on in the belly of the aircraft.
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Jun 3rd, 2015, 04:24 AM
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Interesting...... Thanks for sharing.
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Jun 14th, 2015, 01:02 PM
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Thank you. That's an informative article.
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Jun 17th, 2015, 06:47 PM
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what about PRIORITY tags on the bags. They always seem to come out faster. Are they all put in the same "can"
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Jun 27th, 2015, 08:53 AM
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To quote the article
"But the cheapest—and most surefire—way to get through the airport faster remains to go all carry-on and to altogether avoid the wait at the carousel."
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Jun 28th, 2015, 01:24 PM
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I so agree, mlgb. We haven't checked bags in a few years. We haven't felt the need for anything we weren't able to pack, everything goes so much faster and smoother. Will take a 19 night cruise in Nov., Venice to Ft. Lauderdale. Will take one carryon each, and one personal item each.
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Jul 8th, 2015, 06:25 AM
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Gate checked luggage is usually out faster, too
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