Carry on weight limit

Old Dec 16, 12, 7:53 pm
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I have had a problem at Elite check in flying YYZ-LAX this year.

I had a YYZ-LAX-PSP trip booked for ~$250 and planned to ditch the last leg. Booked last minute and YYZ-LAX alone was ~$1500. even though it was business money I didn't want to waste it for no good reason. Accountant sitting next to me wasn't thrilled that I paid 250 and he paid 1500.

Agent looked at my Roll aboard. Said it looked heavy. made me weigh it then demanded i check it. I was only 5-10lbs overweight and started removing items to carry them by hand. of course I couldn't check my bag through to PSP when heading to LAX.

I got SSSS on my ticket after that. Random I'm sure.

Now I try not to bring heavy carry ons to checkin counter or just OLCI. Never had a problem at the gate.
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Old Dec 16, 12, 8:03 pm
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"Roller-board" really makes no sense...but is commonly used. See the "bible" (for so many today) definition:http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/rollerboard
See another article on this topic: http://boardingarea.com/blogs/roadwa...or-rollaboard/
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