The CO-SLEEPER® brand bassinet has several distinct useful functions:
The CO-SLEEPER® brand bassinet -in this form the product is a bed for infants that attaches to the side of the adult bed allowing mother to be in arms reach of baby at all times during sleep.
The free-standing bassinet
The playard -once detached from the bed the system can be converted to a familiar playard.
And it's portable! -the entire unit breaks down into a 10" x 10" x 32" package and fits into a nylon carry bag with a sturdy handle. This size fits into overhead compartments of most commercial airlines.