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Lobsters on a plane

theamanda May 22, 2013 04:53 PM

I am going to New Brunswick in July and would like to bring some lobster home with me...if I remember correctly you can buy it at the airport in Moncton. I can't seem to find any information on how much you can bring back per person...does anyone know? Thanks

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    montel RE: theamanda May 23, 2013 07:17 PM

    I think they have a 15lbs and a 30lbs box. I am sure you can get as few as you wanted and probably up to 60lbs. If they are packed well they can stay alive up to 72 hours.

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      morebubbles RE: theamanda Jun 28, 2013 08:53 AM

      I don't know about Moncton, but I have brought back lobsters from Halifax - which I bought at the airport. I assume it's the same. You buy a box at the lobster store, into which I was told you can fit up to 10 lobsters. I got only one on my first trip and 4 on the following one. They threw in a package of frozen peas to keep everything nice and cool.

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