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New Pieces in HC2 Hovercraft™ Lightweight Luggage Collection

April 01, 2010

Eagle Creek, the leading maker of adventure travel gear, luggage, day bags, accessories and packing solutions for active, adventurous souls, is building on the success of their HC2 Hovercraft™ Collection, offering three new pieces available this Spring.  The Hovercraft™ 20 Connect, Converter and Carry-on Garment Bag each offer features to meet the unique needs of the modern casual traveler. As with the entire HC2 Hovercraft™ Collection, the new pieces are backed by Eagle Creek's unparalleled No Matter What Warranty. 

Hovercraft Converter 

A lightweight, convertible backpack with a laptop compartment. It switches from wheeled luggage to a backpack depending on the traveler's needs.

Features:

  • Two-way carry options: tuck-away padded, contoured backpack straps and a handle system
  • Lockable and padded side entry laptop compartment that fits up to a 15 laptop.
  • Dual shoulder pockets for power cords, compact umbrella, etc.
  • Interior compression straps to secure the load
  • Two-way lockable zippers on all main compartments
  • Front zippered pocket features organization panel with electronics pockets and key fob 
  • Two side zippered pockets 
  • HC2 Wheel and Handle System
  • Integrates with the Pack-It™ System

Hovercraft 20 Connect 

For travelers who want their laptop and some packing space for a 1-2 day trip. Sized to meet most international carry-on standards. 

Features:

  • Lockable and padded side entry laptop compartment that fits up to a 15 laptop. 
  • Dual shoulder pockets for power cords, compact umbrella, etc.
  • Front zippered boarding pass pocket
  • Side H20/latte pocket
  • Zippered front pocket provides easy access to toiletries
  • Front slip-away luggage tag and color accents throughout to help identify your bag
  • Two-way lockable zippers on all main compartments
  • Detachable piggyback clip offers add-a-bag versatility 
  • Interior compression wings to secure the load
  • Padded top and side carry handle
  • HC2 Wheel and Handle System
  • Integrates with the Pack-It™ System

Hovercraft Carry-On Garment Bag 

A super lightweight wheeled garment bag. Meets most carry-on requirements and accommodates 2-3 suits. 

Features:

  • Two removable mesh corner storage pockets for belts, socks and ties 
  • Removable extension panel for wrinkle reduction on longer garments with integrated Pack-It™ Folder 
  • Wally Hook holds multiple hangers
  • Interior compression straps keep clothes secure and minimizes wrinkles
  • Exterior zippered front compartment for additional packing
  • Front zippered boarding pass pocket
  • Front slip-away luggage tag and color accents throughout to help identify your bag
  • Padded top carry handle 
  • HC2 Wheel and Handle System
  • Integrates with the Pack-It™ System

About Eagle Creek 

Eagle Creek is the leading maker of adventure travel gear, luggage, day travel bags, travel accessories and packing solutions for active, adventurous souls.  Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry's first convertible backpack on wheels, and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit eaglecreek.com for more information.

ABOUT EAGLE CREEK

Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags and accessories. Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry’s first convertible backpack on wheels, established the first complete travel solution system and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ Folders, Cubes, Sacs and Toiletry Kits. Visit eaglecreek.com for more information.

PRESS CONTACT:

Alli Noland
Terra PR
307-733-8777
allin [at] terrapublicrelations.com