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Most often, a wheeled upright suitcase is the way to go. Would you prefer a carry-on suitcase that can be rolled on-board and will avoid checking a bag? Also keep an eye on the weight of the bag itself. Since each piece of checked luggage can weigh no more than 50 pounds on many flights, every ounce counts.