Posted by: furke February 24, 2017
Preclearance in Abu Dhabi thru Etihad Airways
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I had my immigration done at JFK. I had to pick up my luggage and had it checked. I had to manually carry my lugage to my connecting flight though the airline staff waited for me and guided me through the process.
For immigration done outside USA, like Abu Dhabi in your case, your baggage may been automatically transferred since its treated as domestic flight.
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