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... its flights and other airports are experiencing major delays is just the beginning of the destruction Trump's shutdown is taking on Americans and the United States. But back to the IRS. Via The Washington ...
Friday, 25 January 2019
LaGuardia is closed and PHL and Newark are facing major delays because there aren't enough TSA workers willing to work without pay to keep them open. I'm supposed to be flying from Burbank to Oakland ...
Friday, 25 January 2019
... the air. By 5:45 p.m., planes had resumed landing at Newark, but planes headed for the airport from other cities were blocked from taking off, the agency said. Newark is one of the three main airports ...
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
America's infrastructure is crumbling around us. The American Society of Civil Engineers' latest Infrastructure Report Card, from 2017, rated the nation's roads, bridges, airports and water ...
Wednesday, 16 January 2019
... during the government shutdown, after "hundreds of TSA agents from at least four major airports had called in sick," according to CNN. The man, flying on Delta Airlines, had apparently forgotten that ...
Monday, 14 January 2019
6. Drone sighting closes Heathrow
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... drones to shut down major international airports is a hell of an asymmetrical attack -- but even more efficient is phoning in a fake drone sighting and waiting for everyone else to hallucinate more drones ...
Tuesday, 08 January 2019
... to set the facts straight. "I know the statistic, I didn't know if you were gonna use it but I studied up on this. Do you know where those 4,000 people come from, where they're captured? Airports. The ...
Monday, 07 January 2019
London's airports don't want a repeat of the drone panic that left Gatwick travelers grounded for days, and they're willing to spend loads of cash to keep their skies safe. Heathrow and ...
Sunday, 06 January 2019
... and drones plunge one of the UK's biggest airports... Read all  ...
Friday, 21 December 2018
Drones spotted over the UK's second-busiest airport have halted flights for hours, heavily disrupting the holiday travel of tens of thousands of passengers. Flights at London's Gatwick airport ...
Thursday, 20 December 2018
You're probably used to the presence of facial recognition cameras at airports and other transport hubs, but what about at concerts? That's the step Taylor Swift's team took at her May 18th ...
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Airport shopping is mostly about perfumes, booze and overpriced electronics, but that could soon change. Amazon has reportedly inquired about installing its cashierless Go stores at several US airports, ...
Friday, 07 December 2018
13. Collapsable water bottle
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A lot of airports have filtered water stations, but even if they don't I will just refill a bottle from the drinking fountain. This collapsable water bottle is better than the plastic bag style water bottle ...
Monday, 19 November 2018
... will be easily accessible by three major airports.... Read all  ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
The Wall Street Journal ranked America's 20 largest airports. The rankings contain few surprises. The top three airports—Denver, Orlando and Phoenix—have one major factor in common: strong competition ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
... and Commercial Workers and Unite Here, which represents employees of hotel, restaurants, airports and sports arenas. Read the rest Read all  ...
Thursday, 18 October 2018
This week, the Senate passed the FAA Reauthorization Act, which, among other things, renews funding for the Federal Aviation Administration and introduces new rules for airports and aircraft. But the bill, ...
Thursday, 04 October 2018
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has given nine companies permission to fly in controlled airspace, such as airports, as part of its Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) ...
Wednesday, 03 October 2018
If you've had misgivings about the effectiveness of Homeland Security's airport face scanning (let alone the privacy implications), you're not alone. The department's Inspector General ...
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
In Deposition of respiratory virus pathogens on frequently touched surfaces at airports, published in BMC Infectious Diseases, a University of Nottingham team reveal that the airport security trays they ...
Thursday, 06 September 2018
The TSA had already planned to expand its pilot program using specially-designed CT scanners to screen airline passenger luggage from tests in Phoenix and Boston to major airports in Chicago, Los Angeles ...
Wednesday, 05 September 2018
The facial recognition technology the US is testing for airports has caught its first imposter merely three days after Washington Dulles International started using it. According to US Customs and Border ...
Friday, 24 August 2018
Los Angeles will be the first US city to start equipping its subways with body scanners. But the Southern California metropolis isn't using the bulky, slow-operating models that populate US airports: ...
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Drones aren't usually allowed to go near airports unless they serve a purpose, like herding flocks of birds away from the airspace where they could put planes full of people in jeopardy. Manually ...
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
Documents obtained by CNN outline a plan to eliminate TSA security screenings at more than 150 small and medium sized airports that mostly service planes with 60 seats or fewer. (more…) Read ...
Thursday, 02 August 2018