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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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Gov’t. Shutdown Could Soon Slow Down Air Travel

The federal shutdown hasn’t hampered travel through the friendly skies… but it soon might.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

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Behind Response To Airport Bomb Threat That Wasn’t

“Just because it turns out to be innocuous items doesn’t mean the response by the law enforcement officials wasn’t appropriate,” said a Metro Airport spokesman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

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Man Arrested With Loaded Gun In Carry-On Bag

A 61-year-old Ohio man is facing weapons charges after he was caught preparing to board a flight to Detroit with a gun in his bag.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

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Traveler Caught With Loaded Gun In Carry-On Bag

A passenger at Detroit Metro Airport is arrested after TSA officials say they found a loaded revolver in his carry-on bag.

08/29/2012

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A Passenger Groped A TSA Agent

By now we are all used to stiffer security at the airport.

97.1 The Ticket–06/22/2012

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Unruly Passenger Detained After Detroit-bound Flight

Delta Airlines says federal officials have detained a man who became disruptive on a flight from Amsterdam to Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011

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Detroit Metro Unveils ‘Risk Based’ Screening

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration has announced the start of a pilot program at Detroit Metropolitan Airport for pre-screening a select group of passengers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011

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Man Says He’s Mishandled By Airport Screener Again

A Michigan man with bladder cancer who suffered a rough airport pat-down that caused his urostomy bag to spill its contents on his clothing last fall said he was mishandled by a screener at the same airport earlier this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

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TSA Introduces New Technology To Protect Privacy

The Transportation Security Administration says it’s installing new technology in some U.S. airports where travelers go through checkpoint security.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011

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