This one is almost funny. They seized 1,300 pounds of prohibited items in clouding pliers, knives, etc., but when you read through the article, this record-breaking total for guns seized sounds like a Friday night back during the ‘stop and frisk’ days in New York City it’s strange, you can take your firearms with you on a flight, you just have to pack it and declare it according to the rules, so, what other crime was discovered when dieting these guns? Was it a dope smuggler with cocaine, and a pistol? Who knows, they cherry pick these stories just to add a hit on guns.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (WEAR) — This is the peak time of the year for air travel. With that comes responsibility and common sense when boarding a plane.
Some travelers try to break the rules. It’s been a busy year for Pensacola International Airport’s Transportation Security Administration. This year alone, agents have stopped 4,000 pounds of hazardous material, 1,300 pounds of prohibited items. Some of these items include drills, scissors, knives, brass knuckles, pliers and even knives concealed in a cane and pens.
Sari Koshetz with the TSA says they’ve also stopped 27 guns from getting on planes. Just before a news conference […]