jetblueatjfk
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Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 9:57 am

The man was supposed to fly B6 to JFK. Hopefully he wasn't going to do anything with the gun onboard!

http://www.newsday.com/news/local/state/sfl-113airportgun,0,5277623.story

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airgeek12
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 10:11 am

nice...bet he'll get in loads of trouble!
 
jacobin777
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 10:16 am

WTF is wrong with people? Going to an airport with a LOADED gun....and then he conveniently "forgets"...thats pathetic...I'm glad they booked him.....
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hawk44
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 10:30 am

Old news nothing new. I think the guy is probably back home by now with a slap on the wrist. Important part is the TSA screener found it and did a great job.


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KFLLCFII
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 12:18 pm

Possibly Michael Moore's bodyguard again?!?!
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EZEIZA
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 1:16 pm

Wasn't there a similar incident at FLL some time ago involving an old lady and a fire weapon of some sort?
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KFLLCFII
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 1:26 pm

EZEIZA,

I believe you're right. IIRC the old woman had a very small pistol hidden in a book buried in her purse/carry-on. I seem to remember her saying that she completely forgot about it being in there for years! Anyone feel free to correct me...
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BlatantEcho
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 1:28 pm

I've walked through security with a super sharp 4" serated rigging knife.

It was exposed and visible in a mesh bag, at the very front, anyone could see it.

Nobody noticed a thing. I was shocked when I opened that bag at destination, and there it was, sitting there. I'd forgotten, and the TSA hadn't noticed either.

LAX security cought it, as I thought they would, but the other, unnamed, airport, didn't notice a thing. They made me take my shoes off though.
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airlinelover
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RE: Loaded Gun Found In Carry-on Bag At FLL

Thu Jan 27, 2005 1:46 pm

The TSA actaully did something right? I can go home now, I've seen everything.

I love his excuse.. I FORGOT.. uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh..

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