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Airport Screening

Read: 11 Bizarre Objects Discovered by Airport Security

11 Bizarre Objects Discovered by Airport Security

People pack weird things in their luggage. From covert stun guns to smuggled snakes, here are some of the strangest things found by TSA.

Read: Airport Security Tests at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Fail Miserably

Airport Security Tests at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Fail Miserably

Sources told KMSP-TV that TSA agents were unable to detect nearly all banned items that went through airport security checkpoints as part of a test.

Read: JetBlue to Test Self-Boarding Program Using Facial Recognition

JetBlue to Test Self-Boarding Program Using Facial Recognition

JetBlue announced Wednesday the goal of the program is to speed up the boarding process while improving national security.

Read: Security Breach at JFK Airport Lets Nearly a Dozen Passengers Go Unscreened

Security Breach at JFK Airport Lets Nearly a Dozen Passengers Go Unscreened

The incident occurred on President’s Day with three of the people setting off metal detectors, but no one stopped them.

Read: TSA Behavior Screening Program Leads to Racial Profiling, ACLU Says

TSA Behavior Screening Program Leads to Racial Profiling, ACLU Says

The TSA has consistently publicly defended the effectiveness of the program, despite concerns from experts who say it lacks a grounding in science.

Read: Atlanta Airport Installs Biometric Security Screening Kiosks

Atlanta Airport Installs Biometric Security Screening Kiosks

Passengers in Atlanta will be able to quickly advance from ID verification to the physical security checkpoint.

Read: Time to Take Airport Security to a Higher Plane

Time to Take Airport Security to a Higher Plane

The Transportation Security Association is long overdue for an overhaul of its screening practices, policies and procedures.

Read: DHS: Driver’s Licenses Will Work at Airport Security Until January 2018

DHS: Driver’s Licenses Will Work at Airport Security Until January 2018

States that have yet to comply with the REAL ID Act catch a major break with the two-year extension.

Read: New-Fangled Scanner Is Being Studied as Airport Security Solution

New-Fangled Scanner Is Being Studied as Airport Security Solution

The Qylatron, used daily at San Francisco’s Levi’s Stadium, promises better, faster security screening.

Read: TSA to Step Up Security at Overseas Airports in Wake of Russian Plane Crash

TSA to Step Up Security at Overseas Airports in Wake of Russian Plane Crash

The Department of Homeland Security said it is bolstering security at some foreign airports amid growing suspicion that a Russian airliner was brought down by a bomb.

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