Articles tagged “weapons”

Handguns at NYC airports are illegal no matter how they’re packed

Handguns at NYC airports are illegal no matter how they’re packed

Most gun owners are responsible enough to know the local laws of the destination they're visiting, which is why less than one visitor a week is having issues when they travel.

6 years ago

More than 1,500 guns were confiscated at U.S. airports in 2012, a new record for the TSA

More than 1,500 guns were confiscated at U.S. airports in 2012, a new record for the TSA

Jason Clampet, Skift

At least four people every day in the U.S. make life very difficult for their fellow passengers when they try to bring a gun (not to mention the other travelers who can't leave their knives, blades, and grenades at home) on board an aircraft.

6 years ago

Even rock stars forget to not pack grenades when they go to the airport

Sean Michaels, The Guardian

As the TSA's Blogger Bob points out every Friday in his rundown of confiscated guns, knives, and other objects, an X-ray machine can't tell the difference between a live grenade and a dead one. Just leave them at home.

6 years ago