Chances better checked bags will arrive with you Atlanta Journal-Constitution December 30, 2009
Flying nonstop will improve your chances of getting to your destination with your bag. If you must make a connection, allow enough time to catch the second flight. Don't be one of those people dashing through the terminal.
"If they have to run, chances are their bags aren't going to make it," says Bryan Salzburg of travel Web site TripAdvisor.com.