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Why would people not pick up their valuables? Believe it or not, people sometimes end up in a situation in which they do not claim their luggage. Airlines spend 90 days trying to track down the owner's luggage before selling or discarding it. If your luggage goes astray and you do not contact the airline within that time, they may be unable to find you and get it back to you.