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TSA seeks to partner with airlines to test new security procedures

  • Feb 9, 2016
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    TSA Gun Catches at US Airports: January 2016  

    193 firearms were discovered at US airports in January 2016, up 11.6% year-over-year, as detailed in Total TSA Gun Catches for January 2016 (loaded or unloaded firearms discovered at TSA checkpoints at airports across the US)....More
  • Jan 21, 2016
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    Screening Madness 2

    Heard the one about the IATA Director General who was subjected to secondary screening because he had a small umbrella in his carry-on case?...More
  • Jan 6, 2016
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    TSA Gun Catches at US Airports: December 2015  

    202 firearms were discovered at US airports in December 2015, down 4.3% year-over-year, as detailed in Total TSA Gun Catches for December 2015 (loaded or unloaded firearms discovered at TSA checkpoints at airports across the US)....More

Poll Question: Stockholm, Sweden and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic may be the next airports to get US customs preclearance facilities. US preclearance facilities are:


This week's poll question: Have the recent terror incidents and threats caused you to alter your air travel plans?


This week's poll question: After the terrorist attacks on a Russian airliner and in the city of Paris, do airline and airport security measures need to be further increased?


Blogs & Commentary
Feb 3, 2016
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Is it ‘insane’ for airlines to earn strong profits? 7

American Airlines’ annual net profit is just $45.8 billion behind Apple’s most recent full-year net earnings....More
Jan 26, 2016
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Very shaky start for anti-US ATC privatization coalition

“When you are arguing a case when you don’t know what it’s all about, it’s very hard.”...More
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