Posts Tagged ‘Department of Homeland Security’


A Culture Lost – Five Ways Federal Air Marshals Have Changed Since 9/11

The Federal Air Marshal Service has a long and storied history. Unfortunately, much of the culture gained over the first 40 years that air marshals existed has been lost in the post-9/11 world.
by Clay Biles

TSA agent pats down an airport passenger.

TSA Reveals Passenger Complaints … Four Years Later

From intrusive pat-downs to body scans to perceived profiling, the Transportation Security Administration always seems to be the target of complaints. Here’s another one: It took the TSA almost four years to tell me what ...
by Michael Grabell, ProPublica

Photo of the Day: Early morning winter sun lights up this British Airways Boeing 747-400 as it lifts off from JFK

Final Call: Qantas Passengers Deplaned via Forklift, Pair Arrested at LAX for Improper Tweets

Delta and Southwest planes get into separate fender benders, while Qantas passengers are forced to deplane via forklift, and more..
by admin



FBI Searching For Previously Undisclosed 9/11 Terrorists: Wikileaks

An FBI manhunt is on for a team of Al Qaeda operatives who helped plan and support the 9/11 attacks, according to a secret document obtained by Wikileaks.
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Orlando International Airport to Receive $23 Million Stimulus Security Upgrade

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced on Friday that $23 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds were awarded to the Orlando International airport to improve its security technology.
by BNO News