Millions of us check luggage at SeaTac Airport every year. But what happens to those bags once we leave the ticket counter and head for the gates? The answer, it turns out, is a long and winding path on part of a conveyor belt system that totals 9.3 miles.
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Photo illustration of screen shots from the video 'A bag's journey' shot on location at Sea-Tac International Airport.
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VIDEO BY GENEVIEVE ALVAREZ AND ELLEN BANNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES