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Title Delta SizeCheck Unit
Date ca. 2016
Collection Delta Air Lines Airport, Office & TechOps Items
Object Name Gauge
Catalog Number 2017.8.1
Description Delta provides a device at airports known as a SizeCheck unit (previously known as a Size Wise unit), which determines whether the size of a piece of luggage is suitable for carry-on. It is designed as a guide for passengers to measure the size of their carry-on baggage, and may be found at Delta locations in airport lobbies, ticket/check-in counters, boarding gate podiums and at the entrance to security checkpoints.

This unit consists of an instructional sign, metal sizer brackets and base. Part and item numbers:
English Top Item# 0702ENGT
Base Item# 0703BASE
Sizer Brackets Item# 0907BRACKET

Text: "DELTA CARRY-ON SIZE CHECK / Each passenger is permitted 1 carry-on item. / Maximum size 22" x 14" x 9" (56cm x 36cm x 23cm) / Passengers are also allowed 1 smaller item such as a purse, briefcase, computer bag, camera bag, diaper bag or an item of similar size. / THANK YOU FOR CHECKING ITEMS THAT DON'T FIT BELOW."
Provenance This Delta SizeCheck unit was in use at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport from ? until 2016.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Delta Airport Customer Service (ACS)
Atlanta, Ga.--Airport (ATL)
Atlanta, Ga.
Georgia
South (U.S.)
Subjects Baggage
Measuring
Airports
Credit line Delta Air Lines