Airport Security

Airport security lines (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Airport Line-Skippers Raise Security Concerns

Concerns about airport security are being aired just as the heavy holiday travel season gets underway.

11/20/2014

This Japan Airlines flight was stopped on a Logan Airport runway after a fuel leak was detected in January 2013. (CBS)

‘Do You Let Airline Security Scares Affect Your Travel Plans?’

Click play to find out how your air travel fear quotient compares to your neighbors’ levels of trepidation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/27/2014

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TSA To Test ‘Behavior Detection’ Techniques With Logan Passengers

The TSA is testing what could be a controversial new passenger screening program at Logan Airport that may slow down security lines.

08/01/2011

Delvonte Tisdale (CBS)

I-Team: NC Investigation Into Tisdale Death Complete

Sources tell the i-Team the North Carolina investigation into the death of 16-year-old Delvonte Tisdale is complete but that the city manager in Charlotte wants the report to remain confidential. At the same time, there’s a call for a review of airport security across the country by a local Congressman.

02/24/2011

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Airport Security Scanners: Are They Safe?

If you’ve flown recently, you may have seen them: new scanning booths that produce full-body images of airline passengers in order to detect hidden weapons, liquids, narcotics and other contraband. And you may have wondered, are they safe?

CBS Boston–12/15/2010

An airport backscatter body scanner is demonstrated (credit: AP)

Airline Passengers Plan To Protest Security Measures

The lines at airport security may be even longer Wednesday because of an anticipated protest against airport security.

11/23/2010

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Airport Pat Down Is Shockingly Obscene

Jay Talking Host Bradley Jay Takes A Call From A Listener Who Recently Went Through The Airport Security Patdown.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/22/2010

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Giving-thanks…Something We Ought To Do More Often.

As we approach Thanksgiving week, forever my favorite holiday time of year, I find myself doing a little internal audit on my frequency for “Giving-thanks” and I must say, I could do a lot better.

11/20/2010

An airport backscatter body scanner is demonstrated (credit: AP)

I-Team: Is Airport Travel Safer Since 9-11?

In the nine years since the September 11 attacks, the federal government has spent billions of dollars to tighten airport security. But is air travel in America really any safer?

11/08/2010

Delays at T.F. Green after security breach

A security scare at T.F. Green Airport in Rhode Island has ended, but there are delays.

07/16/2010

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