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  1. Where to find 7.5" x 8" quart bags?
  2. I only have gallon-sized ziploc bags
  3. CDG security breaks Valery Ponomarev's arm!!
  4. TSA to lower Registered Traveler fee
  5. Passing through security with Legos - funny story
  6. Anyone tried using the travel sizes/Quart Ziplok bag _today_ ?
  7. Is this TSA page really silly or what?(text questions with tiny video answers)
  8. UK immigration - Irish border
  9. What are the chances that foreign security will adopt the new TSA rules on liquids?
  10. New Liquid rules: 1 qt. bag of small toiletries, airside purchases
  11. I sure hope you can BYOW on airlines if this is true
  12. TSA to allow sterile zone water on board
  13. TSA Fashion Photo Shoot in Italian Vogue Magazine!
  14. Passport at Security?
  15. Odd Questions at Checkpoint: Anyone Else?
  16. No more lost luggage? Just pack a gun.
  17. Diverting flights
  18. ban on toothpaste etc. illogical
  19. Underground on Showtime TSA skit. Pretty funny if it weren't so true.
  20. War on Liquids(TM) - will it ever end?
  21. Venezuelan foreign minister gets SSSS
  22. New York Daily News op-ed: Time to end TSA's dangerous course
  23. Chinese Air Marshals in exchange for US Air Marshals
  24. call fromTSA
  25. UK "Airline Security" was a farce today
  26. Mushrraf complains.
  27. BWI this morning
  28. Canada baggage restrictions?
  29. More inconsistencies
  30. DHS Announces SBINET Contract Award to Boeing
  31. Kissing your same-sex significant-other is grounds for diversion on AA!
  32. Carry-on Rules in Great Britian
  33. TSA agent at PBI skips screening
  34. QK bills beligerent passenger for crew OT
  35. Screeners arguing
  36. Shockwave TSA Game
  37. Easing of restrictions at LHR from 22 Sept 06
  38. USA Today: TSA wants $4.8 billion for faster luggage scanners
  39. Air Traffic Controllers Condemn Federal Aviation Administration Cuts
  40. SLC -- great screener quotes
  41. Sounds like we're not the only ones
  42. The real reason why musical instruments are banned as carryons in the UK
  43. You must spread your cream cheese on your bagel before boarding
  44. The reason that the liquid ban is staying around...
  45. Silliness at Kansas City
  46. Plane Crash at EIS?
  47. Prepacked kits being marketed to arriving PAX - Hair gel, mouthwash, toothpaste...
  48. Canada lifts water ban
  49. Jokes
  50. Trying to compose an op ed piece
  51. The British debate over allowing toiletries in carryons
  52. A Faster way through Sec at JFK Term 7....
  53. I passed the SIDA test today at PHX
  54. List of reasons why the post 8/10 ban should go away
  55. Driver's License ABOUT to expire
  56. LA Times: Water ban serious problem for some pax
  57. Coworker traveled w/o picture ID
  58. Consistency of Screening Processes
  59. Terminal dump at YVR
  60. Is duty free chocolate allowed on US bound flights from LHR?
  61. A newspaper columnist that gets it....
  62. So much for screening
  63. Water on SAS For Only 2 euros!!
  64. Are 9 volt batteries okay?
  65. TSA as MD
  66. How much longer handle the TSA will lifted the ticket passengers only?
  67. Washington Post: The ID Chip you Don't Want in your Passport
  68. Non-TSA Gate Screening
  69. Elite Status (??) saves me from SSSSS
  70. How to fly without ID
  71. Security Scanners in on baggage theft?
  72. I'm tired...
  73. Idiots Standing Before Takeoff
  74. NYT: For Flight Attendants, No Liquids and No Glamor
  75. Carry-on rules could saddle airlines with more baggage
  76. Close to Home on security screening
  77. Quantifying the cost of a diversion
  78. "Please do not approach flight attendent station"
  79. Are there prescription toothpastes and deodorants?
  80. Senator Feinstein's Response
  81. TSA rules have affected my health
  82. "This is a pretty critical month for Al Qaeda..."; TSA patrols bus stops!
  83. Expressing how you feel about airport security
  84. Cost may kill travel program
  85. UK security tab: 60 -- and climbing
  86. A thread built for Spiff: Qantas pilots refuse shoe security check
  87. Harry Potter (manuscript) latest threat to security
  88. Security Report -- DCA
  89. Air baggage rules to be relaxed
  90. Passenger tries to open rear door in mid-flight
  91. UK Air baggage rules to be relaxed
  92. New 'Puff' machines and Drugs
  93. A few of Chertoff's more intelligent thoughts but....
  94. BAA facing 20m terror alert bill
  95. Conversation with airport leo
  96. Conductor criticises air security
  97. Garrison Keillor on Security
  98. Vote for sane security
  99. Another 'gem' from the TSA?
  100. Indian airport security - a comparison
  101. WP: banned items fly past security
  102. International Trade is Less Secure Than You Think
  103. Quantas and Korean ban Dell/Apple laptops in cabin
  104. Off-Duty Police Officers Permitted to be Armed with Guns on Flights
  105. Flight Attendant on board with a bottle of water.
  106. TSA cheats to try and look more competent to undercover teams
  107. rethink airport security : israeli consultant
  108. DEN Security
  109. What if Richard Reid had succeeded? Would we not be taking our shoes off today?
  110. Registered Traveler Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA)
  111. The Register: Guns N Rollers airport terror t-shirt alert
  112. Canadians boarding at DEN fingerprinted, searched at gate
  113. Yet another water bottle question
  114. Airbus Looks At "Hijack Proof" Airliner
  115. did anyone else get extra looks on 9/11
  116. We have passed 9/11 -- where are the people who told us the water ban would be lifted
  117. The ultimate form of protest
  118. What is the official "policy" on jacket, cloak, and Muslim robe removal at security?
  119. What have you done to tick off the TSA lately?
  120. What would you do different about travel security?
  121. With antics like this, no wonder the "sterile area" isn't sterile
  122. Are steel toe boots allowed?
  123. Canadian Reporter Repeatedly Breaches YUL Security
  124. El Reg: Al-Qaeda can use gel bras to smuggle explosives
  125. UAL Flight 351 (ATL-SFO) diverted to DFW
  126. Keeping sharp and pointy object- legally?
  127. End passenger screening?
  128. Flying Today, Fifth Anniversary of 9/11
  129. Fortune Magazine: Case Studies In Terror
  130. The Price of Security - Koppel on Discovery Channel
  131. Has anyone heard this about 9/11?
  132. Man arrested in airport knife scare
  133. NY Times Editorial Advocates Carry-On Ban
  134. Positive Experience in Ottawa
  135. EU to adopt 150ml max for liquids
  136. Security for military at airport
  137. New AP article on Yahoo to the sheeple: Be patient; technology's coming
  138. Bottle Caps gone or cashiers as cops
  139. What is the cost of those magnetic? anti-shoplifting devices?
  140. Teen arrested for asking the TSA whether he has a bomb
  141. latest rules for PEK flights to US. NW singled out
  142. US expands visitor fingerprinting to deter attacks
  143. Clorine Tablets for treating tap water?
  144. Airport employees to watch behavior
  145. Why would someone do this?
  146. The Truth About Flying without ID
  147. Author George R.R. Martin on Airport Security
  148. Security At Cdg
  149. Good Article in Salon
  150. Prisoners found hiding cell phones in body cavity
  151. Belgium holds 17 in terrorist plot
  152. USA Today-A Day in the Life of a Screener
  153. Istanbul Security Threat (or lack of it)-per Medical Oncology conference-I disagree!
  154. Whats up with TSA waittime website?
  155. Now For Some Truth About Aviation Security
  156. The 9/11 Attacks: A Comprehensive Five-Year Retrospective
  157. USA Today article, sounds like it was written by TSA
  158. Curious experience re: "prisoner" being transported without escort
  159. Reasons to ban water (not serious thread)
  160. ZRH security confiscates bottle tops
  161. DHS Calls for Liquid Explosive Detector by September
  162. A blog regarding airport security
  163. Received e-mail regarding Registered Traveler rollout
  164. Another absurd overreaction to water bottles by crew
  165. "It Goes Up To Eleven."
  166. August's Ban on liquids/gels etc is costing airlines plenty
  167. "Puffers" at SFO
  168. Travel advice.
  169. Highs and lows of handluggage checking
  170. Common sense / pleasant attitude
  171. Travel life insurance, international travel?
  172. Help with shoe removal for diabetic
  173. Former highway chief named transportation secretary
  174. Simple solution for water ban...
  175. Woolite individual packets?
  176. Weird incident at IST airport
  177. Ask Slashdot: are TSA searches random?
  178. Well-made *preprinted* "All shoes must come off" signs at LAX
  179. TSA and others who could help this guy stay calm?
  180. For your next shopping junket to Concord, New Hampshire...
  181. "Security Feints": sad article
  182. Problem with TSA this morning at FLL
  183. Passengers claim Bonnie Tyler was a threat to aviation security
  184. Buying liquids in Tokyo duty free
  185. If you have brought a beverage on board, please hand it to the FA
  186. Not a single bag check w/ my 2 fl oz contact solution in carry-on
  187. The new TSA training web site
  188. Airline Security Cartoons
  189. What kind of food allowed on domestic U.S.A. flights?
  190. Hip prostheses and TSA?
  191. Carrying medicines on board
  192. I got the 2nd screening.....
  193. Printer cartridges allowed?
  194. A work around to the liquid ban
  195. Brussels Carry-on Restrictions
  196. Bizarre Idea: Sending X-Ray Images To Remote Screeners
  197. TSA needs to ban more...
  198. NY Times: Screening Tools Slow to Arrive in U.S. Airports
  199. Alternatives to Liquid and Gel based products
  200. The notorious Al-gebra movement
  201. silly id question?
  202. A sure fire way to bring the security line to a crawl.
  203. Crew can bring drinks??
  204. What exactly can you have in your pants when you go through security?
  205. Pilot Locked out of Cockpit
  206. Hear this, airlines: AAA says 100,000 fewer traveling by air this Labor Day
  207. Empty water bottle to be filled on plane???
  208. What do you say to those who blindly accept new regulations?
  209. TSA Training Site
  210. Used ammo box?
  211. UK police arrest 14 terror suspects
  212. Have UK airport delays affected you?
  213. Seen at ISP: Pax being wanded in gate area
  214. One of the better quotes lately... (From WashPost)
  215. At least it wasn't a terminal dump
  216. Antiterroism expert sneaks bomb onboard - Manila to Davao city
  217. Looks like the Liquid Ban is here to stay
  218. National guard in terminals?
  219. Seat Cushion on the Plane: non-toxic poly-urethane gel
  220. 4oz contact lens solutuion confiscated in FRA
  221. when you get the note from TSA in your checked bag...
  222. Booze and beverages ALLOWED on flights ex AMS to USA
  223. What are the policies on transporting cigarettes?
  224. Is the FAA doing more to endanger flight safety than TSA is preventing it?
  225. I bought a car today...
  226. Dear Bart:..... TSA Suggestions: No Rants, Please. Just Positive Suggestions, Please
  227. US carrier flights outside US, subject to water rules?
  228. London Evening Standard speculates on UK loss of US VISA Waiver programme
  229. Sudan seizes laptops at airport
  230. 727 damaged by hail Aug 10-YYC
  231. Air Canada Jazz pilot locked out of cockpit; door removed at hinges
  232. MSNBC commentary: Flying is like going to prison
  233. Duty Free Liquor Allowed on board?
  234. Passenger and Baggage Security Measures - US to Europe routes
  235. Guatemalan nationals get IDs with fake documents
  236. Does the liquid ban(carry-on) apply to frozen soup packed in dry ice?
  237. Does US immigration keep track?
  238. check contact solutions at gate for RJ?
  239. It's a "Bumb," (Pump) Not a Bomb!!!
  240. Have we paralyzed America's Best citizens by handing power over them to Americas leas
  241. How strict with UK carry-on bag dimensions?
  242. A380 test flight cancelled over technical glitch
  243. Very silly ORD Security scare (or, This kind of thing really isn't my bag mummy!)
  244. USA Today on Elite Security Lines
  245. Ads in Bins?!
  246. OK, which FT'er writes greeting cards?
  247. Travel History Subjects One to More Scrutiny?
  248. Overwhelm the check in baggage process
  249. Do US to UK flights now allow the normal carry-ons sans prohibited items?
  250. TSA stupidity in PHX