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Mon August 27, 2012
Skies Less-Than Friendly When Packing A Cello
Originally published on Mon August 27, 2012 2:59 pm
Paul Katz bought two tickets — one for himself and one for his cello — in the cabin of a flight from Calgary to Los Angeles. But the captain told him his centuries-old cello had to fly as checked baggage. After an agonizing flight, Katz cried when the captain returned his cello, unharmed.