Questions and Answers for Akona Pathfinder Backpack:
Can this bag be used as carry on luggage? Does it meet airline requirements?
Darrick (Certified Scuba Instructor at Scuba.com)
Hello Lisa, yes you can use this as a carry-on. But to be sure you would need to contact the airline your flying with and find out threw them if it meets there standard.
PRODUCT FEATURES Traveling is always fun. Traveling with Dive Equipment can be complicated, especially if your dive gear doesn't arrive with you at your destination. The Pathfinder is designed to easily allow you to bring a few more of your dive essentials in your carry-on luggage. This backpack combines some of the luxuries of typical backpacks, but offers a couple of key features specific to divers.
The two front pockets are large enough to hold a mask box in each
Internal Laptop Sleeve for those avid photographers or workaholics who need their laptop with them on their dive trip
Fleece lined phone or MP3 pocket with headphone jack
Uniquely designed webbing to allow Quick Clips to be attached