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How's ATL These Days: Hassle-free?

Mon Jan 20, 2003 12:35 am

This coming weekend I'll be all around Hartsfield. A few months ago a post on here said they were hassled by security. So how is it now? Parking decks okay? Inside the terminal concourses? And where can you shoot around the perimeter?

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RE: How's ATL These Days: Hassle-free?

Mon Jan 20, 2003 7:08 am

I was at the parking deck last in November and had no problems. I was inside the terminal in December and had almost no problems. When i say "almost" I mean that one TSA guy told me it was illegal to take pics, but he walked away and i continued.

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RE: How's ATL These Days: Hassle-free?

Tue Jan 21, 2003 11:47 am

When I lived in ATL I got bitched at for taking photos off the parking deck. They told me that I would have to go to talk to the ATL Airport Cops about it. The response I got back was "Absolutely not, it is against TSA regulations to take pictures from parking decks." I laughed, what a crock of shit.
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RE: How's ATL These Days: Hassle-free?

Tue Jan 21, 2003 12:38 pm

Yeah, whatever. Sounds like the typical excuse they always use with minor variations. "It's against federal law". I think having an IQ less than 20 is a requirement for 75% of airport employees especially ones dealing with security.
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