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Is this seat FAA Approved!?! Help!

I'm having ahorrible time finding out if this carseat is FAA Approved for a flight. I looked for a sticker ont he seat, couldn't see anything and I have NO clue where our users manual is. I have a few weeks until I make a cross country trip with my 3 year old and I am praying I don't have to buy another carseat. Any help at all would be greatly appreciated! Thank you!!!

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As far as I know this seat is approved by the FAA so you can go on your trip with this car seat and feel safe. If you want to be sure I suggest you drop a visit to the manufacturer site.

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