How Heavy Can a Carry On Be?

Have you ever had to pay extra fees for checked bags that exceeded weight restrictions? Maybe you could have squeezed some items into your carry-ons to avoid the fine.  But are there the same weight limitations on carry-ons? Most airline companies in the US pay more attention to the size and contents of hand luggage…

Do Checked Bags Get Searched?

Nine times out of ten, airline security will not search your checked bags. However, your pack or suitcase will always go through Transportation Security Administration screening to ensure there are no dangerous items within.  If someone does flag your luggage as suspicious, they will hand search it. If you’ve ever been curious about what happens…