Log in Register

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me

Create an account

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
Name *
Username *
Password *
Verify password *
Email *
Verify email *
Captcha *
Login With Facebook

Airline passengers in the US caught with loaded guns

Airline passengers in the United States were stopped at the security gates by Transportation Security Administration officials with 69 loaded handguns. Another 8 unloaded guns were also found in carry-on baggage. A number of swords and knives were also found besides 27 stun guns. And that is the tally over just two weeks in July 2013.

 

Carrying firearms and dangerous weapons is of course not allowed in hand carried luggage but with prior approval these items can be packed in checked-in luggage. However, it is advisable to leave these things at home before setting off on a holiday. Here are some TSA suggestions on what to pack to get thru the lines quickly.

 

Wear slip on shoes - as shoes need to go through the xray belt. Avoid wearing jewelry and remove body piercings if possible. Place all liquids in a plastic bag and do not pack any perfume or cream/gel larger than 100ml. Do not wrap any gifts as these may be opened for inspection. Pack all coats and jackets in checked-in luggage as all coats and outerwear have to go through the xray machine. And remember to keep your boarding card and ID with you.

Airlines

Air Arabia special flights for Eid

Air Arabia has announced extra flights for Eid from Sharjah to Alexandria, Beirut, Amman, Istanbul, Peshawar, Karachi, Sialkot and Kuwait starting from 22nd July, 2014. There is
  • More Airlines News
  • Special Offers

    Book and win a holiday at Dusit International

    To celebrate the summer season and the launch of its new corporate website, Dusit International has launched a Book and Win online campaign, where guests are automatically
  • More Special Offers
  • Hotels

    Rooms at Movenpick Makkah available for $1,600 per night

    If you want to celebrate the last few days of Ramadan in Islam's holiest city overlooking the Kaaba, you can book a room at the Movenpick Hotel Hajar Tower Makkah. Part of the
  • More Hotels News
  • Airports

    Queen opens new Terminal 2 | Queen's Terminal at London Heathrow

    Her Majesty the Queen of England inaugurated the new £2.5 billion Terminal 2 at London's Heathrow airport on Monday, June 23 2014. This is part of an £11 billion investment in
  • More Airport News