[Dixielandjazz] Trombone Carry On

John Mumford john@jazzbanjo.com
Fri, 13 Sep 2002 14:50:13 -0600


When I am at DIA (Denver Airport) I see passengers with instruments all the
time waiting to board planes.  I don't think you will have a problem at DIA
but you may at your hometown airport.  I found the worst airport to carry on
an instrument is San Francisco.

John Mumford

----- Original Message -----
From: "Stan Brager" <sbrager@socal.rr.com>
To: "'DJML'" <dixielandjazz@ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2000 1:48 PM
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Trombone Carry On

> As a young (67) trombonist-in-training, I'm planning to visit my sister in
> Boulder, Colorado. I plan to continue my practicing (training) while in
> Boulder. I'll be flying there and I'd like to bring my trombone with me as
> a CARRY-ON since I don't have a case strong enough to withstand the rigors
> of the Baggage Handlers.
> Does anyone have any experience with this issue and current airline
> Stan
> Stan Brager
> Trombonist-in-Training
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