Luggage

An iPhone that turns into a knife, confiscated by the TSA (WBZ-TV).

iPhone-Turned-Knife Among Alarming Items Confiscated At Logan

A lipstick tube that conceals a blade inside, a credit card that folds into a knife and a fake iPhone with a knife that slides out are some of the TSA’s confiscated items.

11/07/2014

Carry-on luggage (WBZ-TV)

Airlines Changing Restrictions For Carry-On Luggage

If your summer vacation plans include a flight, be warned, some airlines are making changes and if you are not careful, you could end up missing your plane.

07/01/2014

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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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Boston Area’s Best Places To Buy Luggage

Stop by these shops in and around Boston for all your travel bags and accessories.

09/07/2013

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How Would You Improve The Air Travel Experience?

Would you change the charge-for-luggage policy, increase the legroom, or perhaps improve the in-flight food situation? Click play to see how your neighbors responded.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/16/2013

Several ambulances and fire engines surrounded the terminal after the bag was found.

Bag Odor Makes TSA Workers At Logan Airport Sick

A luggage room at one of Logan Airport’s terminals was evacuated Monday morning after a strange odor was detected in a bag.

03/26/2012

Items stolen from luggage at Logan Airport. (Photo from Mass. State Police)

Two Arrested For Stealing From Checked Luggage At Logan Airport

Two baggage handlers have been arrested for stealing cash, cameras, tobacco and electronics worth thousands of dollars from checked luggage.

02/29/2012

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New Government Rule Tackles Fees, Bumping, Delays

The U.S. government is adding new protections for travelers when airlines lose their bags, bump them off flights or hold them on the runway for hours.

04/20/2011

Looking At The Law: Fallen Laptop

WBZ’s Neil Chayet takes a look at some overhead luggage.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/17/2010

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