By large umbrellas, I mean the non-collapsible ones that look like these :
Will there be any issue with bringing around a long, pointy object on aircraft?
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It won't be an issue due to pointiness. Knitting needles are allowed too, and they're even pointier. The only possible issue would be if the overall length is deemed excessive...which is unlikely on a regular commercial flight. Worst case the crew might ask to take it from you and store it in their "closet" on board.