Catching a Plane? Pack your cocktail supplies in your carry-on

It’s that time of year where many of us will begin flying the friendly skies and some of us like to begin our vacation while waiting for our flight or even on the flight. Whether you begin your turn up before you cross the jetway or at 40 thousand feet, those pre-vacation cocktails can be on the pricey side. Thanks to Travel Ninja’s discovery , and a TSA loop hole, you can carry on your favorite libations.  I shouldn’t be so excited about this, but hey it’s 5 o’clock somewhere. Read more below.

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I was recently tipped off to one of the most unbelievable travel tricks ever. In this day and age of insane security, invasive procedures and removal of freedoms, here’s a bright ray of sunshine. With an unintentional loophole (maybe intentional with some of the drinking habits in Congress), you have the freedom to take the alcohol (or non-alcohol) of your choice on your flight with you.

I first had a discussion with a TSA supervisor about this a couple of months back. My clarifying question was in regards to the 1 qt bag of liquids you are allowed to take through security. The rule is that you can take as many containers that are less than 100ml (~3 oz) each that you can fit in a 1 qt Ziploc style bag. I then specifically asked if alcohol was allowed. The answer was a resounding “Yes!” In fact, he was enthusiastic…

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