Ministry of Defense Blog
I would like to challenge you to examine whether you, too, have put yourself or others at risk by thinking spatially, when you might have been well served to think both spatially and temporally.
Be thankful to live in a country where your right to keep and bear arms is so important that air carriers and related bureaucracies are accommodating, even at extra expense and logistical concern.
Learn about levels of force, disparity of force, and self-defense against unarmed attackers. But make sure you are also aware that prosecutors will readily equate “unarmed” and “harmless,” and juries are often willing to misconstrue—especially if you’re carrying a firearm.