The Second Amendment protects your right to own and carry a firearm. However, flying with a gun is a totally different story. You just cannot throw a gun into your carry-on bag like any other device and hop into a flight.
Flying with a gun does not have to be a daunting undertaking. Here is the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) guideline on how you can legally fly with your firearm.
In a world where you cannot carry your snow globes, pocket knives or even gel insoles in your carry-on bag, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that you have to follow strict rules when traveling with your firearm. Here are the legal requirements you have to meet before traveling with your gun:
If you try to sneak a gun on board a plane because you forgot to check the rules in advance, you can end up facing serious criminal charges -- with major consequences for your life. If you made a mistake, find out more about your defense options.