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Guns in Airports

State Lawmakers Debating Leniency Over Guns In Airports

AP | RAY HENRY | Posted 02.17.2014 | Politics

ATLANTA (AP) — Gary Lawrence usually carries a .22-caliber revolver while out walking his dog in rural Georgia as protection against venomous snakes...

More Passengers Bringing Guns To Aiports

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.01.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON — Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns in their c...

U.S. Airports Confiscate Record Number Of Guns In 2012

Skift | Posted 02.17.2013 | Travel
Skift

Travelers in the United States are trying to bring more loaded weapons than ever onto airplanes. On average, four travelers per day are caught by Transportation and Security Administration agents attempting to pass through security with a weapon  -- and more than three out of four of these guns are loaded.

Lawsuit Filed To Carry Weapons In Atlanta Airport

AP | SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — The nation's busiest airport dueled with gun rights advocates Tuesday over whether a new Georgia state law allows visitors to carry fi...