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Note: I'm on record as weeping openly at any mention of pumping and dumping. To me, it's the last possible resort. YMMV, of course, but here's my singular experience:

When Tigger was 13 months old, I went for a weekend trip by myself and pumped, oh, ten bags or so over a four day period. I froze them at my friend's house and packed them in my carry on bag, figuring they'd thaw on the way home and could be first in line for his bottles/cups when I got home. It worked out great.

Know that the TSA has different rules regarding breastmilk (and the gel packs that cool it) so they're not subject to the usual rules for liquids in carry ons. Just be sure to "declare" your stash at security, separately from your other liquids (they of the Ziploc quart-sized bag). If any milk is unfrozen, they may do that litmus test thing where they open a bottle or bag and wave the strip of paper over it (had that happen when traveling with the dudes) but it's not a big deal and doesn't take long.
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