Is there anything more frustrating and vacation-wrecking than landing at your destination and learning your luggage didn't make the trip? Especially if you packed for different weather or a fancy occasion, losing your luggage can be the worst.
The U.S. Department of Transportation tracks the number of mishandled bags, and that doesn't just mean the ones that never show up again. It also includes "lost, damaged, delayed or pilfered baggage."
It turns out some airlines lose track of your bags more often than others. Check out this list of the best and worst airlines when it comes to mishandled luggage. I think you'll be surprised.