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Has any one traveled by air recently with a Giottos rocket-shaped air-blower in either hand luggage or hold luggage. I ask as I will be traveling to Spain in a fortnight and was wondering if Airport Security have the common sense to realize that these items are just rubber air blowers.
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Took mine to Germany in 2011 - hold luggage. No probs.
I travel fairly regularly to USA and Portugal, always take my camera kit as hand luggage, always take a rocket blower, not had any problems.
what makes you think there would be a problem ?
taken mine as hand luggage in backpack to spain/gatwick airports no issues!
A rubber item shouldn't show on an X-ray view.
Quote: What makes you think there would be a problem ?
The general shape, as they look like a rocket and with the current levels of security airport officials are paranoid about there own shadows.
Never had a problem with mine at airports including Heathrow and several US airports.
Quote: Never had a problem with mine at airports including Heathrow and several US airports.
Did you have it in hand luggage or hold?
Always taken mine as hand lugguge, hadn't thought about the shape till now. hmmmmmm
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