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  1. FAA issues Emergency Airworthiness Directive
  2. Is this next?
  3. Turkish plane hijacked.....
  4. CMH: Fat = Terrorist
  5. "Greater" Cincinnati International Airport
  6. Airlines seeing a softening in bookings due to new TSA Security Rules?
  7. AA pax at SEA questioned .. for "talking foreign"
  8. Rep. Peter King: let airlines profile for terrorists
  9. Preflight Announcement Parody
  10. TSA Experiences. Is it an EAST vs. WEST thing?
  11. CATSA Carnival Options?
  12. Airport Security Game
  13. Nobody makes 3 oz toothpaste
  14. STL: TSA harassment & "papers, please"
  15. Changes to the liquid ban mean breast inspections?
  16. New Air-Travel Guidelines Feedback according to The Onion
  17. Other passengers are more of a threat than terrorists
  18. "The TSA Will NOT Touch Your Monkey"
  19. Anyone know where to buy...
  20. LAX TSA offended by F C U.K. .... brand toiletries
  21. What is the most you have had to show your BP?
  22. Annoy the TSA with Style
  23. Maybe the madness flows down from a little higher than Kip Hawley..?
  24. Ziploc bag is critical to "national security"
  25. TSA "jokes about bombs" at LAX
  26. Another first for TSA
  27. Therma Care heatwraps
  28. Who at TSA got my Swiss Army Knife?
  29. What happens when passengers get in on the profiling game
  30. I don't get it... the ziplock bags that is...
  31. Aer Lingus continues to hand over Passenger Data to USA
  32. Seth Stein assaulted?
  33. Joe Sharkey in a close call
  34. "Special Passenger"
  35. SNL Lampoons TSA
  36. The 4 oz. contact lens solution - permissible? declarable?
  37. Liquid ounces vs. weight ounces
  38. How about REAL privatization of TSA?
  39. This morning at DCA...
  40. Sorry, but does Degree Solid Stick Deoderant have to be in the freedom bag?
  41. Why did TSA turn Japan's Britney Spears' mom to DEA for carrying $400000 in carry-on?
  42. Plane down in Brazil
  43. Gifting your ziploc?
  44. Buying in Duty Free stores w/ new security
  45. Jacques Barrot is an Idiot. Get ready for "But Sir, a Liter is more than a Quart!"
  46. Puffers going 'poof'
  47. Please explain Worst Case Scenario
  48. recent lift on liquid bans
  49. What's on your baggie?
  50. OT: Airport Security Game...
  51. I didn't realize how small 1 quart bags were.
  52. TSA Treated Me (disabled) Like a Troublemaker
  53. You Can Bring It With You
  54. Can't believe I have to ask this, but...
  55. No Security at Airline Check-In Counter!!
  56. The TSA blows it again!
  57. DIY 'Freedom Bags'
  58. Spanish law prof. forced off plane by pax for having long beard, dark complexion
  59. Ziplock bags now a deductible business expense?
  60. Passengers thought their plane was hijacked
  61. Understanding the Threat to Air Travel
  62. My humble solution to the airport security issue.
  63. First Name Basis with TSA strangers?
  64. Baby-sitting in the Secure Area - unbelievable
  65. Question
  66. CT scanner to screen carry-on luggage in '07, should result in TSA layoffs!
  67. Rocky Mountain News editorial: TSA rethinks its absurd ban on liquids
  68. Non-toiletry liquid?
  69. EU to restrict hand-baggage liquid
  70. Reality check: disposable contacts
  71. "Sorry, we don't supply the bags, sir." "Well, where can I get one?" Nowhere at [LAX]
  72. Fun things to do at the airport OR How to Piss off the TSA
  73. Does anyone know if the UK has changed the rules for US flights?
  74. TSA, WSJ, USA Today, concessions, UA, Air Wis, Skywest, and a revised liquid policy
  75. Several LAX Workers Have Felony History, LAPD Chief Bratton Says
  76. More EWR idiocy: TSA now checking ID
  77. new cell phone, case will arrive late
  78. 4 oz contact solution is allowed right?
  79. Going bagless..
  80. What about containers marked in milliliters and grams?
  81. Today's AP article
  82. TSA agents not able to discern pattern of "how much is 3 oz"
  83. Pumped Breastmilk But No Child
  84. What if you refuse to provide information to TSA?
  85. I was detained at the TSA checkpoint for about 25 minutes today
  86. Noa Haviv - Arrested in India
  87. AP reports trash bin three feet deep with seized items, misses the entire point
  88. So theoretically
  89. USA Today opposing view "keep the [water] ban" needs sane FTer responses
  90. Your Experiences -- The ZipLock Bag Carnival Thread
  91. Where to find 7.5" x 8" quart bags?
  92. I only have gallon-sized ziploc bags
  93. CDG security breaks Valery Ponomarev's arm!!
  94. TSA to lower Registered Traveler fee
  95. Passing through security with Legos - funny story
  96. Anyone tried using the travel sizes/Quart Ziplok bag _today_ ?
  97. Is this TSA page really silly or what?(text questions with tiny video answers)
  98. UK immigration - Irish border
  99. What are the chances that foreign security will adopt the new TSA rules on liquids?
  100. New Liquid rules: 1 qt. bag of small toiletries, airside purchases
  101. I sure hope you can BYOW on airlines if this is true
  102. TSA to allow sterile zone water on board
  103. TSA Fashion Photo Shoot in Italian Vogue Magazine!
  104. Passport at Security?
  105. Odd Questions at Checkpoint: Anyone Else?
  106. No more lost luggage? Just pack a gun.
  107. Diverting flights
  108. ban on toothpaste etc. illogical
  109. Underground on Showtime TSA skit. Pretty funny if it weren't so true.
  110. War on Liquids(TM) - will it ever end?
  111. Venezuelan foreign minister gets SSSS
  112. New York Daily News op-ed: Time to end TSA's dangerous course
  113. Chinese Air Marshals in exchange for US Air Marshals
  114. call fromTSA
  115. UK "Airline Security" was a farce today
  116. Mushrraf complains.
  117. BWI this morning
  118. Canada baggage restrictions?
  119. More inconsistencies
  120. DHS Announces SBINET Contract Award to Boeing
  121. Kissing your same-sex significant-other is grounds for diversion on AA!
  122. Carry-on Rules in Great Britian
  123. TSA agent at PBI skips screening
  124. QK bills beligerent passenger for crew OT
  125. Screeners arguing
  126. Shockwave TSA Game
  127. Easing of restrictions at LHR from 22 Sept 06
  128. USA Today: TSA wants $4.8 billion for faster luggage scanners
  129. Air Traffic Controllers Condemn Federal Aviation Administration Cuts
  130. SLC -- great screener quotes
  131. Sounds like we're not the only ones
  132. The real reason why musical instruments are banned as carryons in the UK
  133. You must spread your cream cheese on your bagel before boarding
  134. The reason that the liquid ban is staying around...
  135. Silliness at Kansas City
  136. Plane Crash at EIS?
  137. Prepacked kits being marketed to arriving PAX - Hair gel, mouthwash, toothpaste...
  138. Canada lifts water ban
  139. Jokes
  140. Trying to compose an op ed piece
  141. The British debate over allowing toiletries in carryons
  142. A Faster way through Sec at JFK Term 7....
  143. I passed the SIDA test today at PHX
  144. List of reasons why the post 8/10 ban should go away
  145. Driver's License ABOUT to expire
  146. LA Times: Water ban serious problem for some pax
  147. Coworker traveled w/o picture ID
  148. Consistency of Screening Processes
  149. Terminal dump at YVR
  150. Is duty free chocolate allowed on US bound flights from LHR?
  151. A newspaper columnist that gets it....
  152. So much for screening
  153. Water on SAS For Only 2 euros!!
  154. Are 9 volt batteries okay?
  155. TSA as MD
  156. How much longer handle the TSA will lifted the ticket passengers only?
  157. Washington Post: The ID Chip you Don't Want in your Passport
  158. Non-TSA Gate Screening
  159. Elite Status (??) saves me from SSSSS
  160. How to fly without ID
  161. Security Scanners in on baggage theft?
  162. I'm tired...
  163. Idiots Standing Before Takeoff
  164. NYT: For Flight Attendants, No Liquids and No Glamor
  165. Carry-on rules could saddle airlines with more baggage
  166. Close to Home on security screening
  167. Quantifying the cost of a diversion
  168. "Please do not approach flight attendent station"
  169. Are there prescription toothpastes and deodorants?
  170. Senator Feinstein's Response
  171. TSA rules have affected my health
  172. "This is a pretty critical month for Al Qaeda..."; TSA patrols bus stops!
  173. Expressing how you feel about airport security
  174. Cost may kill travel program
  175. UK security tab: 60 -- and climbing
  176. A thread built for Spiff: Qantas pilots refuse shoe security check
  177. Harry Potter (manuscript) latest threat to security
  178. Security Report -- DCA
  179. Air baggage rules to be relaxed
  180. Passenger tries to open rear door in mid-flight
  181. UK Air baggage rules to be relaxed
  182. New 'Puff' machines and Drugs
  183. A few of Chertoff's more intelligent thoughts but....
  184. BAA facing 20m terror alert bill
  185. Conversation with airport leo
  186. Conductor criticises air security
  187. Garrison Keillor on Security
  188. Vote for sane security
  189. Another 'gem' from the TSA?
  190. Indian airport security - a comparison
  191. WP: banned items fly past security
  192. International Trade is Less Secure Than You Think
  193. Quantas and Korean ban Dell/Apple laptops in cabin
  194. Off-Duty Police Officers Permitted to be Armed with Guns on Flights
  195. Flight Attendant on board with a bottle of water.
  196. TSA cheats to try and look more competent to undercover teams
  197. rethink airport security : israeli consultant
  198. DEN Security
  199. What if Richard Reid had succeeded? Would we not be taking our shoes off today?
  200. Registered Traveler Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA)
  201. The Register: Guns N Rollers airport terror t-shirt alert
  202. Canadians boarding at DEN fingerprinted, searched at gate
  203. Yet another water bottle question
  204. Airbus Looks At "Hijack Proof" Airliner
  205. did anyone else get extra looks on 9/11
  206. We have passed 9/11 -- where are the people who told us the water ban would be lifted
  207. The ultimate form of protest
  208. What is the official "policy" on jacket, cloak, and Muslim robe removal at security?
  209. What have you done to tick off the TSA lately?
  210. What would you do different about travel security?
  211. With antics like this, no wonder the "sterile area" isn't sterile
  212. Are steel toe boots allowed?
  213. Canadian Reporter Repeatedly Breaches YUL Security
  214. El Reg: Al-Qaeda can use gel bras to smuggle explosives
  215. UAL Flight 351 (ATL-SFO) diverted to DFW
  216. Keeping sharp and pointy object- legally?
  217. End passenger screening?
  218. Flying Today, Fifth Anniversary of 9/11
  219. Fortune Magazine: Case Studies In Terror
  220. The Price of Security - Koppel on Discovery Channel
  221. Has anyone heard this about 9/11?
  222. Man arrested in airport knife scare
  223. NY Times Editorial Advocates Carry-On Ban
  224. Positive Experience in Ottawa
  225. EU to adopt 150ml max for liquids
  226. Security for military at airport
  227. New AP article on Yahoo to the sheeple: Be patient; technology's coming
  228. Bottle Caps gone or cashiers as cops
  229. What is the cost of those magnetic? anti-shoplifting devices?
  230. Teen arrested for asking the TSA whether he has a bomb
  231. latest rules for PEK flights to US. NW singled out
  232. US expands visitor fingerprinting to deter attacks
  233. Clorine Tablets for treating tap water?
  234. Airport employees to watch behavior
  235. Why would someone do this?
  236. The Truth About Flying without ID
  237. Author George R.R. Martin on Airport Security
  238. Security At Cdg
  239. Good Article in Salon
  240. Prisoners found hiding cell phones in body cavity
  241. Belgium holds 17 in terrorist plot
  242. USA Today-A Day in the Life of a Screener
  243. Istanbul Security Threat (or lack of it)-per Medical Oncology conference-I disagree!
  244. Whats up with TSA waittime website?
  245. Now For Some Truth About Aviation Security
  246. The 9/11 Attacks: A Comprehensive Five-Year Retrospective
  247. USA Today article, sounds like it was written by TSA
  248. Curious experience re: "prisoner" being transported without escort
  249. Reasons to ban water (not serious thread)
  250. ZRH security confiscates bottle tops