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Travel Tips: Flying with your Voyage-Air

Simply stated: a Voyage-Air guitar can change the way that you travel when flying on a commercial airliner. Obviously, with a Voyage-Air, you can carry your guitar with you as onboard luggage, but there's a lot more to it than that.

The unique backpack-style case common to all Voyage-Air guitars means that you can carry the guitar on your back - leaving both hands free for other things. Finally, you can answer your cell phone at the airport without putting down your other bag!

All Voyage-Air cases have zippered sections with storage pockets big enough for a laptop computer, music books, extra strings and lots more. Now you can take your computer with you in the same padded case as your guitar, and have it all with you as carry-on luggage. One less thing to worry about when traveling!

In fact, many air commuters find there's enough space in the Voyage-Air case that they don't need to check a bag at all. If you travel light, there's room for a change of clothes and basic travel needs. Now it's fast and easy to go through airport security!

All Voyage-Air guitars qualify as carry-on luggage, and will fit in the overhead bin of commercial airliners. For smaller, prop-driven ‘commuter planes’ the overhead bins are a bit smaller: in this case, the deluxe Voyager case has a zipper-detachable section that can be removed – then it will fit in these planes just fine. The slimmer Transit Bag cases easily fit in the overhead bins or under the seats of these smaller planes.

Once at your destination, Voyage-Air cases continue to be a convenience. it's amazing how much easier it is to walk through airport crowds with a backpack, rather than lugging separate carry bags. And the Voyage-Air case sits easily at your side in the back of a taxi or a bus: there's no need to waste time putting your guitar in the trunk or other storage.

Sometimes, you may need to gate-check your guitar. For example, late seating on a flight filled to capacity may mean all the overhead bins are full. In this case, you can detach the computer/storage pocket from the deluxe Voyager case, and gate-check just the guitar, keeping your computer and other needs with you at your seat. The rugged, molded foam case with the guitar is up to the task as gate-checked baggage.

Choosing a Voyage-Air Guitar for Airline Travel

Any guitar carried for airline travel should be lightweight, compact and durable. Of course the instrument should also match the musical needs and purpose of the trip.

The Transit Series guitars fit the bill perfectly: they are compact, lightweight and very durable. They are ideal for a business trip where you’d want to take along a guitar for practice in the off hours. The supplied Transit Bag is the most compact of the Voyage-Air cases, making it easiest to fit into overhead bins, or the backseat of a taxi at your destination.

The Songwriter Series guitars are shipped with the same compact Transit Bag case as the Transit Series guitars, and are equally compact and lightweight. The extra resonance and harmonics of the Songwriter’s Solid Spruce top make them the pick for the more discerning musician who appreciates the superior tone of a solid wood top. The Songwriter Series is a better choice where music is a part of the purpose of the trip: for informal gigs, music seminars, outdoor music festivals or even performing on stage. Since their introduction, Songwriter Series guitars have been used for stage performances worldwide.

If music is the purpose of the trip, and only the best will do, then the Premier Series guitars are the only choice. The brilliant harmonics and sustain afforded by their solid wood construction make this the no-compromise solution. The fine solid tonewoods used in the Premier Series are more fragile than the engineered Mahogany used in other Voyage-Air guitars. Therefore, these guitars are supplied with the super-durable Voyager carrying case. The extra size and padding of the Voyager case helps protect these fine instruments during travel. It is also slightly larger and heavier than the other Voyage-Air cases.


Voyage-Air Transit OM Folding Guitar
Quality 5-Ply, all wood construction throughout Arched top The exterior is covered with the highest-quality black tolex for a high-end look and a lifetime protection against of wear and tear # Top-quality gold-plated hardware that closes securely time after time # Smooth working hinges with one lockable latch # An instrument cavity that is protected by a thick layer of foam padding of varying densities carefully positioned where it matters most. The shaped interior is lined in Green crushed velvet to complete the deluxe vintage look.
OM Body Shape
Spruce Top w/ X-brace
Inlaid Soundhole Rosette
Single-ply top and back binding
Mahogany Back and Sides
Mahogany Neck w/ Rosewood Heel Cap
Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
Dot Inlay in Prewar-style staggered sizes
Compensated Saddle
Distinctive Voyage-Air pickguard in black
Proprietary Voyage-Air Captured Nut
Patented Voyage-Air Folding Neck-Hinge System
25.5” Scale Length
Traditional 1 3/4” Nut width
Chrome plated die-cast tuners
Protective High-Gloss finish.
Phosphor Bronze strings.
Includes Carrying Case
Thoroughly inspected and set-up in the USA


GUI300   $399.00  

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Voyage-Air Transit Mini Dreadnaught Folding Guitar
The all-new Mini Dreadnought is a revolution for students and anyone who wants an easy-play Dreadnought guitar. The slightly smaller (15/16 size) body size makes it light and comfortable to hold, and the 24.5" scale length makes it easy to play complex chords on its full-size neck. Made from the toughest engineered tonewoods, this guitar is rugged and durable, yet gives up nothing to the legendary Dreadnought sound.

This guitar includes the new Transit Bag carry case that has a zippered pocket for a laptop computer, music books, and your other musical needs. Slim, lightweight, rugged and affordable, this is a take-anywhere guitar that will please beginners to experts. >p> Oh yes, including the case. Now anyone can afford to take along a great sounding, easy playing guitar... wherever they go!
15/16 Size Dreadnought Body Shape
Spruce Top w/ X-brace
Inlaid Soundhole Rosette
Single-ply top and back binding
Mahogany Back and Sides
Mahogany Neck w/ Rosewood Heel Cap
Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
Dot Inlay in Prewar-style staggered sizes
Compensated Saddle Distinctive Voyage-Air pickguard in black
Proprietary Voyage-Air Captured Nut
Patented Voyage-Air Folding Neck-Hinge System
24.75” Scale Length
Traditional 1 11/16” Nut width
Chrome plated die-cast tuners
Protective High-Gloss finish.
Phosphor Bronze strings.
Includes Carrying Case
Thoroughly inspected and set-up in the USA
GUI301   $399.00  


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Voyage-Air Songwriter Series OM Folding Guitar
Here’s an upscale version of our best-selling Songwriter OM-style guitar: the VAOM-04. It’s the classic shape that fits easily on your lap, has a full 25.5” scale length, and an easy-to-play 1 ¾” neck. This guitar features a Solid Spruce top that adds brilliance, harmonics and sustain that really makes the most of each individual note – this is a great-sounding guitar!

The price includes the all-new Transit Bag carry case that is slim, lightweight and tough. It has a zippered pocket for a laptop computer, music books and your other musical needs. Students to seasoned pros all acclaim the rich tone and projection of the VAOM-04… one strum and you will too!

The price includes the acclaimed Transit Bag carry case: lightweight, rugged and durable, with backpack straps and zippered pockets for storage.

Traditional 'OM-Style' Body Shape
Solid Spruce Top w/ X-brace
Inlaid Soundhole Rosette
Single-ply top and back binding
Mahogany Back and Sides
Mahogany Neck w/ Rosewood Heel Cap
Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
Dot Inlay in Prewar-style staggered sizes
Compensated Saddle Distinctive Voyage-Air pickguard in black
Proprietary Voyage-Air Captured Nut
Patented Folding Neck-Hinge System
25.5” Scale Length
Traditional 1 3/4” Nut width
Chrome plated die-cast tuners
Protective High-Gloss finish
Phosphor Bronze strings
Includes Carrying Case
Thoroughly inspected & set-up in the USA
GUI302   $499.00  


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If you are ordering more than one item you may be able to save on shipping costs by calling your order in to 707 964 5569.


Voyage-Air Songwriter Mini Dreadnaught Folding Guitar
Best-ever value for a Solid Spruce-top folding travel guitar! A solid Spruce top is finished with a high-gloss finish. High-gloss Mahogany is used for the back and sides, and a contrasting single-ply white top and back binding adds a smash of contrast to the overall look of this guitar.

The price includes the acclaimed 'Transit Bag carry case: lightweight, rugged and durable, with backpack straps and zippered pockets for storage.


15/16 Size Dreadnought Body Shape
Solid Spruce Top w/ X-brace
Inlaid Soundhole Rosette
Single-Ply top and back binding
Mahogany Back and Sides
Mahogany Neck w/ Rosewood Heel Cap
Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
Dot Inlay in Prewar-style staggered sizes
Compensated Saddle Distinctive Voyage-Air pickguard in black
Proprietary Voyage-Air Captured Nut
Patented Folding Neck-Hinge System
24 3/4"Scale Length
Traditional 1 11/16" Nut width
Chrome Plated Die-Cast tuners
High-Gloss Natural Top Finish
Phosphor Bronze strings
Includes Carrying Case
Thoroughly inspected & set-up in the USA
GUI303   $499.00  

By ordering through this button I agree to Lark In The Morning's Terms for all orders.

If you are ordering more than one item you may be able to save on shipping costs by calling your order in to 707 964 5569.



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