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What Types Of Food Can You Bring On The Plane?  
User currently offlineA380US From United States of America, joined Mar 2007, 2358 posts, RR: 0
Posted (6 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 84270 times:

I was wondering if any of you would be able to help me out with telling me what types of food I would be able to bring on the plane?

Specifically I would like to know about yogurts and cut fruit.

and also on that note how about whole fruits such as mangos?

thanks,
A380US

[Edited 2008-04-23 11:08:53]


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User currently offlineMaverick623 From United States of America, joined Nov 2006, 5712 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (6 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 84257 times:

Anything you buy past the security checkpoint can be brought on the airplane.

Getting through security though, the yougurt is a no-go (unless, of course, you keep it under 3 ounces!). Cut fruit is fine, as is any solid food.

Just remember if you're going international, most countries (and Hawaii) have rules prohibiting the importation of certain meat/agricultural products.



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User currently offlineChase From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 1054 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (6 years 7 months 1 week ago) and read 84027 times:

But what about a whole coconut, since it has more than 3oz of liquid inside it?  Wink

User currently offlineAloha73G From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 2367 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (6 years 7 months 1 week ago) and read 84011 times:

No fruit to/from Hawai'i.

As people have already said, anything you can get through security.

As far as common courtesy goes, I would avoid foods with strong odors which might disturb other passengers, food that is extremely messy or foods which are common allergens (peanuts, shellfish, etc.)

-Aloha!



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User currently offlineJasp25 From United States of America, joined Aug 2007, 615 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 83907 times:



Quoting Aloha73G (Reply 3):
As far as common courtesy goes, I would avoid foods with strong odors which might disturb other passengers, food that is extremely messy or foods which are common allergens (peanuts, shellfish, etc.)

Reminds me of Durian from the Philippines.

-jasp



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User currently offlineLuv2cattlecall From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 1650 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 83832 times:
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Quoting Chase (Reply 2):
But what about a whole coconut, since it has more than 3oz of liquid inside it?

That's why you put the lime in the coconut...



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User currently offlineSoups From Ghana, joined Jun 2004, 3438 posts, RR: 14
Reply 6, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 83804 times:



Try this! lol
flight was delayed for 3 hours... then we were told problem was fixed and gate was closing, my friend just took her lunch she just ordered



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User currently offlineXJETFlyer From United States of America, joined Apr 2007, 327 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 83626 times:

You mean I can't bring my moldy green cheese and take it back to France where it belongs?

User currently offlineAA61Hvy From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 13977 posts, RR: 57
Reply 8, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 83594 times:

I heard bringing a tuna fish sandwich and curry goes a long way on a flight....


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User currently offlineDLPMMM From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 3596 posts, RR: 10
Reply 9, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 83519 times:



Quoting AA61Hvy (Reply 8):
I heard bringing a tuna fish sandwich and curry goes a long way on a flight....

Ugh!!

Please God, don't let my seat be next to AA61Hvy's!!


User currently offlineEWRCabincrew From United States of America, joined May 2006, 5527 posts, RR: 56
Reply 10, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 83503 times:



Quoting Maverick623 (Reply 1):
Just remember if you're going international, most countries (and Hawaii) have rules prohibiting the importation of certain meat/agricultural products.

If you land (deplane) with them, they might (in most cases) be prohibited. As long as you eat them (or dispose of it) onboard, you are good.

I bring food with me on the plane all the time, but dispose of it prior to disembarking.

Quoting Aloha73G (Reply 3):
No fruit to/from Hawai'i.

You can bring fruit on the plane to Hawai'i, you can't land (get off the plane) with it (you need to either eat it or dispose of it before getting off the plane). Hawai'ian Ag (riculture) is very strict. Leaving Hawai'i, all bags go through agriculture inspection.

Quoting Aloha73G (Reply 3):
common courtesy goes

Those being key words.



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User currently offlineLitz From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 1773 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 83396 times:
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I think one of the "worst offenders" I ever saw during my traveling days was the guy who boarded a Delta MD80 with a box full of Varsity chillicheesedogs and onion rings; I'm sure he would have had his frosted orange if he could've gotten it past security.

The looks he got from not only the other passengers, but the crew as he made his way down to the last row of the plane were murderous.

I bet the back end of that plane smelled of grease and onion rings for days.

- litz


User currently offlineAznMadSci From United States of America, joined Dec 2007, 3699 posts, RR: 6
Reply 12, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 83338 times:



Quoting Soups (Reply 6):
Try this! lol
flight was delayed for 3 hours... then we were told problem was fixed and gate was closing, my friend just took her lunch she just ordered

That reminds of a few flights from IAH where families bust out the big box of Popeye's Chicken! Love that chicken from Popeye's!  bigthumbsup 

I remember hearing about flights either from GUA or SAL to the US and passengers bring on Pollo Compero which would provide a fragrant inflight experience!  melting 

Quoting Litz (Reply 11):
... box full of Varsity chillicheesedogs and onion rings ... I bet the back end of that plane smelled of grease and onion rings for days.

whoa nelly! talk about emmisions control!  knockout 



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User currently offlineEWRCabincrew From United States of America, joined May 2006, 5527 posts, RR: 56
Reply 13, posted (6 years 7 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 83324 times:



Quoting AznMadSci (Reply 12):
remember hearing about flights either from GUA or SAL to the US and passengers bring on Pollo Compero which would provide a fragrant inflight experience!

Baggage claim in customs smelled like the lobby of one of the restaurants. That and when you boarded a plane that just got in from GUA or SAL as a crew change, you knew where it came from immediately. Kind of salivated and was a little sad no one left any for us.



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