• Passenger Took Loaded Gun by Accident on Delta Flight to Tokyo, T.S.A. Says

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The passenger carried the gun through a security checkpoint in Atlanta on Jan. 2, but T.S.A. officials said the government shutdown did not play a role in the security breach.
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  • A Delta passenger brought a gun on a flight as the government shutdown spurs TSA agents across the country to abandon work

    A Delta passenger brought a gun on a flight as the government shutdown spurs TSA agents across the country to abandon work

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A Delta Air Lines passenger boarded a January 2 flight with a firearm, a Delta representative confirmed to Business Insider.
    The Delta representative said that once the passenger disclosed the firearm's presence, the airline contacted the Transportation Security Administration .
    A TSA representative said "standard procedures were not followed" during the screening process, but said the agency was not experiencing a staffing issue due to the government shutdown on the day of the incident.
    A Delta Air Lines passenger boarded a January 2 flight with a firearm, a Delta representative confirmed...
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