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Security Alert At Miami Airport

Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:24 pm

Quote:
Miami's main airport terminal has been evacuated after authorities found what they described as "a possible explosive device".
The device was found during luggage screening on the air terminal's F concourse, said airport spokesman Greg Chin, reported by AP news agency.
Airport staff including baggage handlers and passengers have been told to leave the terminal.
The terminal serves United Airlines domestic and international flights.

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/6900748.stm

Hopefully, just false alarm.
 
britannia191a
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RE: Security Alert At Miami Airport

Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:24 pm

It is and a total non-event. Security alerts are very regular even in the UK supermarkets like Tesco's
 
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RE: Security Alert At Miami Airport

Mon Jul 16, 2007 11:06 pm

Wonder what they found? Maybe a hair dryer and a portable alarm clock?
Hey Obama, keep the change! I want my dollar back.
 
EMBQA
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RE: Security Alert At Miami Airport

Mon Jul 16, 2007 11:20 pm

Quoting ENU (Thread starter):
Hopefully, just false alarm

Old news.....the 'all clear' was given a few hours ago.
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