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Airplane Security

Flight Attendant Warns Travelers To Flush Their Drugs Before Landing

AP | By ROD McGUIRK | Posted 09.28.2014 | Weird News

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying...

Michael McAuliff

Widow Of 9/11 Pilot Calls Airline Security Plan An 'Insult'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ellen Saracini became an airline security advocate in the hardest way possible. She lost her husband, Victor, on Sept. 11, 2001, when hi...

California Man Arrested For Causing A Ruckus On Flight

AP | Posted 12.18.2011 | Los Angeles

AMARILLO, Texas -- A man was arrested Tuesday after his unruly behavior aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City compelled t...

Stun Gun Found On Plane

AP | Posted 09.10.2011 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. -- Authorities are trying to determine how a stun gun got aboard a JetBlue plane that landed at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International...

Muslim Leaders Say They Were Taken Off Tenn Flight

AP | By RANDALL DICKERSON | Posted 07.06.2011 | Religion

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Two Muslim religious leaders say they were removed from a commercial airliner in Memphis on Friday and were told it was because th...

TSA, Airlines Tread Carefully On Religious Expression

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald Religion News Service Air travelers want to feel safe, and federal security officials want to make sure they actually are saf...

Southwest Airlines Apologizes To Muslim Passenger

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Omar Sacirbey Religion News Service Southwest Airlines has apologized to a Muslim woman who claims she was removed from a flight from San Diego on...

Cargo That Flies Over The U.S. Doesn't Get Screened To Federal Standards

Washington Post | Ashley Halsey III | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Those planes that look like specks in the stratosphere are flying so high because they are merely passing by the United States - flying bananas to Ger...

The Price Of Privacy

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The companies with multimillion-dollar contracts to supply American airports with body-scanning machines more than doubled their spending on lobbying ...

Plane From Thailand Held In Los Angeles After Bomb Threat

AP | RAQUEL MARIA DILLON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The threatening note found in the restroom of a Thai Airways plane was a hoax, FBI officials said Wednesday. A passenger aboard F...