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TSA plans to fire baggage screeners at Boston airport

August 29, 2012

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August 29, 2012
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  • TSA plans to fire baggage screeners at Boston airport
    The Transportation Security Administration plans to fire six bag-screening officers and suspend 14 others at Boston’s Logan International Airport. A routine audit showed lapses in attention by the officers as they were screening baggage. "All TSA employees are held to the highest standards of conduct and accountability," the TSA said in a statement. The Boston Globe (tiered subscription model) (8/27) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • TSA agents discover loaded gun in woman’s purse at S.C. airport
    Transportation Security Administration agents found a loaded gun in a woman’s purse at Myrtle Beach International Airport in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The .38-caliber revolver contained five live rounds of ammunition. "Before you get to the security checkpoint, look through any bags that you’re carrying to make sure there are no prohibited items inside," said TSA spokesman Jon Allen. WMBF-TV (Myrtle Beach, S.C.) (8/28) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • TSA PreCheck program takes off at Phoenix airport
    TSA PreCheck is now available for some travelers at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International airport. The program allows frequent travelers to go through security without taking off shoes, jackets and belts. "Since I live in the airport, live in the air, it’s a big help for me to get in and out quickly," said John Bates, who flies out of the airport at least once a week. KNXV-TV (Phoenix) (8/28) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Airlines will relocate to different gates at Seattle airport
    Airlines at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will move to different gates in 2013, officials have said. Starting then, Alaska Airlines will occupy the entire "N" gate area as the airport’s largest carrier. American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines and Virgin America will also relocate. The Seattle Times (8/25) sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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    Registration is now open for the 12th Annual AAAE/TSA/DHS Aviation Security Summit taking place Dec. 10 and 11 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, Va. The 12th Annual AAAE/TSA/DHS Aviation Security Summit will continue the tradition of AAAE and federal aviation security policymakers coming together at a joint summit to review the complex issues surrounding aviation security today. Senior TSA and DHS officials, as well as representatives from other federal agencies and Congress, will speak at the summit. Airport and airline representatives and recognized aviation industry leaders will also be invited to participate in the program. Click here to register! sm_share.gifLinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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