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Re: [IP] Airport Security and the pump



I flew to Seattle about a month ago, and I just kept it plugged in.  I
didn't take it off or anything, and just walked on through.  I've never had
any problems with it setting off the alarms.

Julie


-----Original Message-----
From: daytect <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: Saturday, August 14, 1999 1:51 PM
Subject: [IP] Airport Security and the pump


>This is a question for all you experienced pumpers.  When you travel with
>your pump and you are going through airport security points, what do they
>make you do with the pump?  Do you have to take it off and let them run it
>through the xray machine?  If so, will this hurt the pump or the insulin in
>it?  Will they allow you to have the pump hand checked like a camera?  Will
>they let you walk through the metal detector, and if so won't that set it
>off?  Can they just do a scan with a hand metal detector?  Your knowledge
>and experience would be appreciated.  Thanks
>
>Bob
>
>
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