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This is the 6-mile journey your luggage takes to get on the plane

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In "questions we never asked but are somehow still extremely glad we now have the answers to" news, The Smithsonian have created a video revealing the journey your luggage takes after you check it in at the airport.

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Your bags apparently travel for a whopping six miles before they're shoved on the plane, and are automatically shepherded through scanners and over fancy little train-track-things.

Check out their whole journey in the video below. 

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