When flying on a float plane to a remote outpost, weight is always a concern. We want to make sure you enjoy yourself and have everything you need but you must pay attention to what you are bringing as well. Here is just one example of how to keep your weight down. Glass is much heavier than aluminum and here is just one example. Beer bottles are 10 oz empty, and a beer can is only 3/4 oz. And there is more beer in a can than a bottle! 2 great reasons to take your beverages in cans! Remember this when shopping for your food as well as your liquor. For more information on how to pack lighter, check out our website by clicking here. And also the What to bring page.