Re: Packs and Airplanes
James F. Van Hecke Jr. (jvanhecke@LANL.GOV)
Wed, 3 Jul 1996 13:02:55 -0600
I didn't have any troble when I "checked" my pack to Alaska.
You might try sticking each one in a trash bag.
At 12:10 PM 7/3/96 -0500, you wrote:
> My Post/Troop is heading to Philmont, Aug 5. We're
>Chicago. I was wondering if there is a problem with
handling the packs
>by the airport luggage handlers. With all the straps,
buckles, etc. ,
>it would seem to not lend itself to the conveyor belt
>Has anyone found this a problem and is there a simple
solution that I am
>missing. Thought about large boxes but did not think they
would be storable
>for the return trip.
> thanks for your help,
> Bill Myers, Post 2193 Advisor
Jim Van Hecke I used to be an Owl
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