Posts Tagged ‘security incidents’

Patrick M. Byrne's Salt Lake City mugshot.

Overstock CEO Arrested At Airport Carrying Loaded Gun

Patrick Byrne, the oft-embattled CEO of, was arrested in Salt Lake City after TSA screeners found a gun in his carry-on.
by admin

The Ukaegbus in happier times (left, via, an overview of Newark Liberty International Airport (right).

Woman Calls In Airliner Bomb Hoax To Keep Husband From Leaving Her

Marital tip: When you falsely accuse your husband of being a terrorist, he probably isn't coming home to reconcile.
by admin

An Iran Air Boeing 747SP. (Photo by Tom Alfano)

Iraq Intercepts Iranian Plane Enroute to Syria

Iraqi authorities on Saturday ordered a Syria-bound cargo plane to land in Baghdad to make sure it was not carrying weapons.
by BNO News


A British Airways Boeing 777-300ER (G-STBF) pushes back from a gate at Heathrow. (Photo by Ken Iwelumo via wikimedia)

Bahraini Prince Arrested At Heathrow After Drunken Plane Rage

Shortly after boarding a British Airways flight Mubarak Hamad allegedly charged into the cockpit while screaming of shoddy service.
by admin

Newark Liberty International Airport control tower.

Man Arrested for Molesting Sleeping Woman on Flight to Newark

Bawer Aksal of North Bergen, NJ, was arrested after a female passenger aboard a Phoenix-Newark flight complained that he touched her.
by NYCAviation Staff