Rolls-Royce will temporarily replace entire engines suffering from oil leaks on the world's largest jetliner after one motor suffered a frightening midair disintegration.
In response to a video of a California man's dispute with airport security officials, the Transportation Security Administration said Monday it tries to be sensitive to individuals, but everyone getting on a flight must be screened.
I don't post online polls often. But this one stunned me on the number of respondents and the percentages! You can take it too.
The underwear bombers Christmas Day attack has prompted calls for the increased use of full-body scanners at airports. So to protest, members of the Pirate Party in Germany organized a fleshmob of people who stripped down to their skivvies last Su
In a sheer moment of genius, I realized an obvious and easy way to defeat TSA's new "grope-down" procedures. You see, if you're selected to go through a "naked body scanner" and refuse, you will be now subjected to literal molestation at the handRead Letter
Scientists warned the full-body, graphic-image X-ray scanners that are being used to screen passengers at airports around the country may be unsafe. "They say the risk is minimal, but statistically someone is going to get skin cancer from these X-ray
These events took place roughly between 5:30 and 6:30 AM, November 13th in Terminal 2 of the San Diego International Airport. I'm writing this approximately 2 1/2 hours after the events transpired. [inspiring video!]
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Three months before a superjumbo jet engine blew apart and forced an emergency landing, European safety regulators had relaxed their inspection order for the same section of the engine implicated in the dangerous mishap.
The unredacted TSA screening document (Zipped PDF):
Some things are universal.
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Stepped-up security screening at airports in the wake of foiled terrorism plots has provoked an outcry from airline pilots and travelers, including parents of children who say they are too intrusive.
Even the Nazis didn't do this Clearly, the TSA and the US government are completely out of control. Months ago, we told you the full body "backscatter" X-ray screening machines being installed in airports were far more dangerous than the ly
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The TSA chose Meg McLain for special screening. They wanted her to go through the new porno-scanners. When she opted out, TSA agents raised an enormous ruckus. When she asked some question about what they planned to do to her, they flipped out. TSA a
"We don't want them in uniform going through this enhanced screening where their private areas are being touched in public," said Volpe. "They actually make contact with the genital area." Some passengers have told ABC15 they've already encountere
Becky Akers is a free-lance journalist and historian who has written for many major publications and websites. She prays daily for the TSA's abolition.
During the12-hour flight a passenger who "was observed at the beginning of the flight to be an elderly Caucasian male who attended the washroom and emerged an Asian male that appeared to be in his early 20s."
At least eight airports are charging travellers up to £5 to beat the queues. A whistleblower security guard claimed there is a deliberate policy to let the queues grow to encourage people to pay for the express lane.
Swiss adventurer Yves Rossy jumped from a hot-air balloon Friday and completed two aerial loops using just his custom-made jet-propelled wingsuit -- the first time such maneuvers have been performed.
Ryan Air chief executive officer Michael O'Leary predicted it, and sure enough, Britain enacted barn door restrictions in response to the Oct. 29 discovery of bombs inside toner cartridges in printers shipped as cargo from Yemen to the United States
The Transportation Security Administration worker who earlier this year was canned for falsely claiming to have discovered cocaine in the luggage of travelers was a bomb appraisal officer who was supposed to be evaluating new screening equipment at t
Our ability to use in-flight Internet could be at risk following this latest terror threat. The bombs contained what appear to be stripped down cell phones, leading some to speculate they were to be detonated remotely. Homeland Security has locked in
. The communication cards had been removed and the phones could not receive calls, officials said, making it likely the terrorists intended the alarm or timer functions to detonate the bombs. "The cell phone probably would have been triggered by t
APA president Dave Bates advises pilots go through a pat-down search by TSA personnel rather undergo the repeated radiation from the body scanners.
When asked if the government anticipates complaints, the law enforcement official said, “We won’t know until it is deployed in Buffalo, and we see how people react.”
The United States is making excessive demands for airline passenger screening, including measures it doesn't require on US domestic flights, the chairman of British Airways says. Complaining specifically about separate checks of laptop computers and
The Obama administration has encountered mounting resistance in Europe to its demands for broad sharing of airline passenger data and other personal information designed to spot would-be terrorists before they strike.
Video of the event, which sawhe christening of the facility’s nearly two-mile long runway and as well as a flyover and landing by the Virgin space vehicle duo, surfaced Saturday we can join on Sir Richard Branson’s fun.