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Flying with a bass

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Bijoux, Dec 14, 2004.


  1. Bijoux

    Bijoux

    Aug 13, 2001
    Denver-CO-USA
    Hi guys, I was wondering if any of you have flown recently with your bass.
    my first question is: can I actually take the bass with me as hand bagagge?
    second; I have one of those SKB cases that you can buy at any music store, are those strong enough to send through cargo?
    thanks for your help in advance.
     
  2. Timbo

    Timbo

    Jun 14, 2004
    I did. They will either have to put it in the closet, or underneath the plane and you pick it up as soon as you get off the plane. ( check it out right before you get on ). Call the airline to amke sure though.
     
  3. Bijoux

    Bijoux

    Aug 13, 2001
    Denver-CO-USA
    thanks for your replyso what kind of case did you have?
    Thanks.
     
  4. Timbo

    Timbo

    Jun 14, 2004
    freedom hard shell case. It's a very sturdy case. I wouldn't put it on a plane unless you have a sturdy hardshell case. Rather be safe than sorry eh?