The Mares Cruise Captain Wheeled Bag is fully compliant with all IATA (International Air Transport Association) standards for bags carried on an aircraft. The phrase "IATA hand luggage" refers to bags that can be carried on planes, with maximum dimensions of 36x22x55cm. The Cruise Captain has a two position telescoping handle (max. length 100cm), coupled with extremely sturdy wheels, making it not only very ergonomic, but a breeze to handle during your travels, long or short. The two outer pockets are especially convenient for keeping your tickets or boarding passes handy, while there's enough room inside the wheeled bag for all the personal items you need for your trip. The Cruise Captain also allows for increased capacity through an expandable gusset, it can then be compressed with the 4 side compression straps to keep it`s compact characteristics in tact. The Mares Cruise Captain Bag has an empty weight of only 6lbs, leaving a lot of freedom for your personal belongings.