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Old Aug 4, 15, 11:00 am
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Originally Posted by jona970318 View Post
With the automatic sorting systems these days the only difference the priority tags make is when your bags are being physically handled. I've also heard and is under the belief that bags with priority tags are placed in a different compartment/area of the plane so it comes out first. But of course, YMMV
I watched out of my window last week at LGA while the crew pulled out all priority tagged bags for loading together at the end. I guess this would make them the first out at DFW, though by the time the one segment bags hit the carousel there was no method to the madness.
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