Posts Tagged ‘Transportation Security Administration’


For National Dog Day, FLL Highlights Canine Capabilities

August 26th was National Dog Day. Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport hosted a demonstration highlighting their K9 teams training and abilities.
by Mark Lawrence


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

A technician assembles a brand new TSA body scanner. (Photo by Matt Molnar/NYCAviation)

Naked Image Full Body Scanners To Be Taken Out Of US airports

The TSA has announced that airports will soon discontinue their use of controversial scanners which reveal nude images of passengers.
by David Ferguson, Raw Story


TSA baggage inspection notice. (Photo by lynn.gardner via Flickr, CC-BY-NC-SA)

TSA To Fire or Suspend 44 Newark Airport Screeners

The Transportation Security Administration says it will fire 25 screeners and suspend another 19.
by admin

TSA agent pats down an airport passenger.

TSA Removes X-Ray Body Scanners From Major Airports

The TSA has been removing X-ray body scanners from airports and replacing them with machines that radiation experts believe are safer.
by Michael Grabell, ProPublica