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    Focus

    Top tips for travelling musicians

    2015-09-09T00:00:00Z

    Before you book Make sure you check the airline’s policy on musical instruments before you fly. You might have used the airline previously or received a recommendation from a fellow musician, but the airline may have recently changed its policy. Steve Gelfand, director of touring and travel ...

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    News

    US Department of Transportation finalises law for carrying instruments on board airlines

    2015-01-02T00:00:00Z

    Small instruments such as violins are now legally allowed as carry-on baggage provided there is available stowage space

  • jetstar
    Article

    Jetstar to allow violins and violas on flights

    2013-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Australian budget airline Jetstar is set to amend its cabin baggage policy regarding musical instruments. The new policy will allow instruments up to 81cm long as carry-on baggage, which will include violin and viola cases. Jetstar, a low-cost subsidiary of Qantas Airways, currently allows baggage of up to 56cm in ...