This is the Backpack that makes the pakit unique among bicyles. It is not just a back pack for a first of its kind ultra light folding bike fits in a backpack. It is also a fine carry bag for the bike when a compact protected carry in a vehicle is required. The back pack straps can be removed and it fits into the travel case as if it was designed for that purpose also! (it was). In fact you could fold your bike into the bag and pack it into the suitcase direstly if you like. (with a bit of additional padding added so it doesn't get knock around by the luggage folks. - Made in Oregon by Oregon forest Elves.(OK by the good folks at SFF that make most of our packing stuff and travel bags here in Eugene.