Will areosols explode in checked luggage

Will Aerosol Cans Explode in Checked Luggage on a Plane?

Will aerosols explode in checked baggage is a question many people who haven’t flown before (and some who have) seem to ask quite frequently. But with the increased levels of security that exist in today’s world, it is not surprising that people are unsure so ask can aerosol cans go in checked luggage or will…

packing toiletries for air travel

How to Pack Toiletries for Air Travel

Toiletry products can be very messy things if they spill so the last thing you want is them leaking all over your clothes and other things in your baggage. There are things you can do to not only ensure that your toiletries arrive at your destination without spilling everywhere but also how you can get…

Can You Bring a Gillette Razor on an Airplane

Can You Bring a Gillette Razor on an Airplane

If you need to go straight to a crucial meeting on arrival at your destination, particularly on a long overnight flight then having a shave can certainly be important. A frequently asked question asked of the TSA is can I take my Gillette razor in my carry on? So what are the rules? Taking Gillette…

How Many Ounces Can You Take on a Plane

How Many Ounces on A Plane in Carry On and Checked Bags?

Although the TSA refers to liquids in ounces what they really mean is fluid ounces. Ounces are a measurement of weight and fluid ounces are a measurement of volume. The number of ounces that can be taken on a plane is much more strict when taking them through airport security in carry on bags than…

Can You Bring Chips on a Plane

Can You Bring Chips on a Plane?

Potato chips (or potato crisps if you are from the UK) do make the perfect snack so taking them on a flight with you to eat sounds like a great idea. But can you bring chips on a plane with you in your carry on bag to eat? Taking your own potato chips on a…

Can You Bring Shooters on a Plane

Can You Bring Shooters on a Plane?

When I was first asked this question I thought “of course you can’t take shooters on a plane!” thinking the person was referring to a gun as a “shooter”. But of course, they were actually referring to mini bottles of liquor, also known as airplane shooters, an alcohol nip or just miniatures. Because shooters are…

how many flight attendants are on a plane

How Many Flight Attendants Are On A Plane?

There are a number of factors that determine how many flight attendants will be on a flight. These include legal requirements, the size of the aircraft and the level of service that an airline provides. Many people might be surprised to hear that the primary responsibilities of flight attendants are the operation and safety of…

shampoo on a plane

How Much Shampoo Can You Bring on a Plane?

If you are going on a trip and will be away for at least a night then you will undoubtedly want to wash your hair while you are away. You may not want to rely on using the shampoo that your hotel may supply so you will probably want to take your favorite shampoo with…

Can You Wear Jewelry Through Airport Security

Can You Wear Jewelry Through Airport Security?

Many people wear jewelry at all times, even if it is only wedding rings, earrings set, bracelets or necklaces. Increasingly these days people also have body piercings so they also wear jewelry there too. But do you have to remove all of your jewelry before going through airport security? Generally, you can go through airport…

How ealy should you get to the airport

How Early Should I Get to the Airport? Can You Be Too Early!

Traveling by air is very different from traveling by almost every other means of transport as you are required to arrive early to catch a plane. For example, you are not expected to arrive by a certain time at a station to catch a train for example. If the train is still in the station…