Consumer Reports published an article today saying that many carry-on size bags don’t actually measure up to the manufacturer’s stated dimensions. Most, in fact, are actually larger.
This is something I’ve pointed out numerous times especially when it comes to wheeled bags. Unless you take your own tape measure to the bag prior to your first trip, you could be surprised when you get to the airport and are told you have to check your brand new bag.
You can read the entire article here.