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Old 04-23-2014, 11:04 AM
 
Location: Colorado
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Must be a loooooong bathroom stop. Most of the time I get the carousel (certainly not rushing, and often stopping in the restroom along the way), and have to wait a ridiculously long amount of time before the first bag even shows up.

But as someone else mentioned upthread, I like to be there to spot my bag as it appears and make sure that no one accidentally/mistakenly walks off with it. If I wait until everyone has cleared out, there are no guarantees that my bag will still be circling.
Like I said, we get off the plane last, and walk leisurely… also we have kids so that takes extra time. Valid point about someone walking off with it but if you think there are any guarantees either way you might be in for a disappointment. Besides it's not like its desolate by the time we get there, just after the main rush of pushiness subsides.
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Old 04-24-2014, 10:18 PM
 
Location: North Dakota
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My bag has always stood out so I guess I haven't had to wait too long at a carousel. I've never really had any problems at baggage carousels.
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