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Old 09-16-2014, 05:35 PM
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Originally Posted by mpheels View Post
The TSA doesn't care how much stuff you carry, as long as everything is allowed on the plane according to their list of prohibited items (or the individual agents interpretation of that list, sigh). Southwest is actually pretty strict about carry on. Every time I fly Southwest the gate agent announces that passengers are allowed to bring a carry on and personal item, and everything the passengers carry must be in one those those bags. The example they give is if lady's are carrying a purse in addition to a suitcase and person item, they need to put the purse in one of the larger bags.
It is a FAA regulation about the carry on's. TSA has nothing to do with the carry on's. Their job is to search for prohibited items.
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Old 09-16-2014, 05:36 PM
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Originally Posted by GiGi603 View Post
They do still ask that question to some countries. I have been asked that question every time I fly to Europe or Scandinavia.
OP is flying Southwest.
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