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February 17, 2009

Lost & Found: What Happens to Lost Luggage

Lost_luggage_2Traveling can be stressful enough when you have your bags with you so lost luggage can create a vacation nightmare. Even if you've never lost a bag before doesn't mean you shouldn't be prepared.

Airlines around the globe mishandled about 1 percent of the 3 billion bags checked last year. Airlines in the U.S. alone lost 10,000 pieces of luggage a day. Although airlines claim to return roughly 98% of lost luggage within a few hours to a few days, it makes traveling, and more importantly, enjoying your vacation, difficult.

What should you do when your luggage is lost?

Read some expert advice on avoiding and recovering lost luggage. 


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