Are pens&pencils allowed on airplanes?

Answer Pens and pencils are still allowed on airplanes despite recent increases in security around the globe. Fountain pens are, however, not recommended as they explode due to cabin pressure changes.Sour... Read More »

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Are skateboards allowed on airplanes?

The Transportation Security Administration allows passengers to travel on airplanes with skateboards. However, if the skateboard is carried onto the plane, it has to be securely stored either under... Read More »

Are GPS units allowed on airplanes?

According to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), there is no prohibition against bringing your GPS aboard in either your checked or carry-on luggage. Your ability to use it in flight ... Read More »

Are ipods allowed on airplanes?

MP3 players such as iPods can be used while flying on an airplane. However, you must wait until the plane has reached 10,000 feet or above in altitude. The flight attendant will alert you to when i... Read More »

Are can openers allowed on airplanes?

According to the Transportation Security Administration’s list of banned items, a can opener is not listed as a prohibited object. Since a can opener could be considered a sharp object, you may w... Read More »