Flying with the bass

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by burningelm, Dec 1, 2005.

  1. burningelm


    Dec 1, 2005
    I was going through posts looking for a idea on flight requirements and strangely can't seem to find anything. Anyways does anyone know what the guidelines are for this? Is it possible (as it was years ago) to take your bass as carry-on? If so what kind of case do they allow? I've seen friends' instruments come back destroyed by using flight cases that were checked. There's gotta be a better way.

    JAUQO III-X Inactive

    Jan 4, 2002
    Endorsing artist:see profile.
  3. Ed Fuqua

    Ed Fuqua

    Dec 13, 1999
    Columbia SC
    Chuck Sher publishes my book, WALKING BASSICS:The Fundamentals of Jazz Bass Playing.
    Are we all sure that we want to be on the double bass side of the board?
  4. PaulCannon


    Jan 24, 2002
    Frankfurt, Germany
    NS Design / AER Endorsing Artist
    Man, that'd be really helpful if my bass was a 1/16th size.