Carry On Baggage

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Carry On Baggage

Postby Ovechkin » 27 Apr 2012, 23:36

Hey guys,

have any of you had experience with the budget airlines, air asia? jetstar? tiger airways? they say theres a combined carry on limit of 10kg...which im pretty sure my small roller wont exceed...but they said combined weight. will they give me hassle by adding the weight of my backpack and camera bag?

I've flown cathay numerous times with NO issues, but for some reason, these budget airlines nickel and dime u with check in bag fees so I don't know if theyre gonna hassle me about what I'm carrying on. thanks for any thoughts!
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Re: Carry On Baggage

Postby monokuro » 27 Apr 2012, 23:47

Can't speak for the others, but I've never had my hand luggage weighed on Air Asia.
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Re: Carry On Baggage

Postby blueimusic » 03 May 2012, 02:41

Just don't look like you've got a bowling ball in your bag. I got stopped and searched by Air Berlin once because I was also carrying a thick jacket and tons of duty free. I noticed everyone getting stopped were carrying too much. They didn't weigh anything but made us wait for bomb residue tests before letting us go. I'm guessing it was to give everyone else with less luggage a chance to fill up the space first.
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Re: Carry On Baggage

Postby Saren » 09 May 2012, 04:57

monokuro wrote:Can't speak for the others, but I've never had my hand luggage weighed on Air Asia.


I have
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