Tag: security

Are Cupcakes a Security Threat for Airliners?

Airport security confiscates cupcake because icing a security risk TheNewsStar.com PEABODY, Mass. – A woman who just flew back home from Las Vegas says an airport security officer confiscated her frosted cupcake because he thought the icing on it could be a…

Bamboo wheelchair to ease flyers through security

JAL to introduce bamboo wheelchairs at airports for easier use through metal detectors Japan Airlines is set to introduce bamboo and power wheelchairs at two domestic airports next year, making it easier for wheelchair passengers to pass through metal detectors…

On the go and need security wait time for a specific airport? There’s an app for that!

MyTSA Mobile Application For Travelers To provide passengers with 24/7 access to the most commonly requested TSA information on their mobile device, TSA has developed the MyTSA mobile application. No matter where you are, you’ll have easy access to information…

British Tourists Carried 200 “Bangers” on Two US Flights

Rochdale man ‘took 200 fireworks on US plane’ BBC News- Manchester An airline passenger claims he was allowed to take more than 200 fireworks on two flights in the United States. Paul Jones, 29, from Rochdale, Greater Manchester, flew across…