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We will try and guide you through the mysterious world of airport security and provide many tips and tricks to make traveling by air fun again (the way it used to be).

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Best Gadgets to Make Flying More Comfortable in 2022

I have flown on many long haul flights, and at 6ft 2in tall, with long legs, I have had to learn to either live with the discomfort or do something about it. I have learned to do the latter with the help of some gadgets to make flying more comfortable always in my carry on….

Can You Take Aerosols on a Plane?

Can You Take Aerosols on a Plane?

One of the most frequently asked questions from infrequent flyers is whether they can take aerosols on a plane, and in particular should they go in aerosol cans go in carry on or checked baggage. TSA rules allow aerosols on a plane in carry on baggage but they must be in containers that are 3.4…

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Can You Bring Scissors on a Plane?

Scissors and other sharp items are covered under the TSA rules which govern carrying any sharp object that might potentially be used as a weapon. These rules are, quite understandably, quite strict. TSA sharp object rules state that you cannot bring scissors in carry on baggage unless the blades are less than 4 inches (6cm)…

can you take a blanket with you on a plane

Can You Bring a Blanket on a Plane?

If you are going on a long-haul overnight flight, and hope to get some sleep, then making sure you don’t get cold while asleep by taking your own blankets makes sense. But can you take a blanket onboard or do you have to rely on there being an airplane blanket available? Transportation Security Administration rules…

Can you take a pocket knife on a plane

Can You Bring a Pocket Knife on a Plane?

Tweezers and other sharp items fall under the TSA airport security rules which govern carrying any sharp object that might potentially be used as a weapon. These rules are, quite understandably, quite strict. TSA knives rules state that you cannot bring a pocket knife in carry on baggage so it should be packed in your…

Can You Bring Coffee Beans on a Plane? 1

Can You Bring Coffee Beans on a Plane?

I love of a cup of strong black coffee first thing in the morning to get my coffee fix but I have never felt the need to actually take my own with me. However, to some coffee lovers, taking their own favourite coffee on a trip is a must. But can you take coffee beans…

Can you take alcohol on a plane

Can You Bring Alcohol on a Plane? Spirits, Beer and Wine

People often want to take alcohol with them on a flight as a gift for someone or just some duty free to drink at home or while on vacation. The rules about what alcohol you can and cannot take can be a little complicated. TSA rules will not permit you to take alcohol through airport…

Can You Bring Snacks on A Plane in Your Carry On? 2

Can You Bring Snacks on A Plane in Your Carry On?

Have you tried airline food, particularly in coach? Personally, I wouldn’t feed most airplane food to a cat. So bringing food on a flight in their hand luggage to eat is something most people would prefer to do, particularly if it is a long flight. But can you bring snacks on a plane and if…

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