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I just returned from my trip to Rwanda, and while I cannot offer a definitive answer to my question, I can say from personal experience that I observed nobody searching the luggage of arriving travelers for plastic bags. I also agree with Michael Hampton's comments about the English version of the law. It's not very well written. The intent certainly ...


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Is Climbing Gear Allowed in Carry-On Luggage? My answer is based on personal anecdotes and common sense. I'm using TSA as a reference because its prohibited item search tool is quite simply awesome, as opposed to the EU list of prohibited items which is (IMHO purposefully) generic and vague. Carabiners / Quick-Draws I have carried carabiners in hand ...


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A year or two ago I worked on a project in Amsterdam and flew weekly between London and Schipol. There's a half decent indoor climbing centre in the city and I regularly took indoor climbing gear in my carry on; harness rope quickdraws karabinas I didn't carry any trad gear such as nuts, hexes or keys. Only once did I get asked to open my luggage when ...


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So I contacted Munich airport and they were quick to reply: climbing equipment in general is no problem also large cams and friends are ok the only exception being: no sharp or pointed objects i.e. no nut tools These answers were from the responsible department of the airport and the person in charge also absolutely knew what they were talking about in ...


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I flew with LOT last summer from Tbilisi to London via Warsaw and then back. At no point did anyone even attempt to weight my carry on backpack. They asked me whether I had any carry on - I showed my backpack over my shoulder - and they just said, "Ok". My bag was probably at or slightly over the 8 kg limit. That said, it really depends on how unlucky you ...


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According to the Air Europa webpage on special baggage, musical instruments and other non-standard luggage are subject to restrictions. If the instrument size is less than 115 cm you can take it on-board as your one piece of hand-luggage. If the size is larger than 115cm you can either put it in the hold by paying a fee, or place it on another seat that ...



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