It starts the minute passengers step onto the plane: everyone’s eyes dart toward the overhead bin above their respective seats, hoping that there’ll be enough room for them to stash their carry-on bag. So be considerate about how much of that space you take up. “Don’t take up overhead bin space with things that could have fit under the seat in front of you,” advises travel agent, Robert Feinberg. “And don’t haphazardly place your bag in the overhead locker (especially not the long way) so that no one else can use it.”
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Monopolise the overhead bin