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Alaska faces fine over undeclared bullets, lighter

...maximum fine of $75,000 and have its "known shipper" number suspended. The numbers are issued by the Transportation Security Administration to vouch for a shipper's integrity, the Anchorage Daily News reported.The Legislature's top attorney...
Airport hustles to make changes ahead of Delta's debut

...additional baggage scanning machine will arrive at the airport May 12 to prepare for Delta's arrival. The Transportation Security Administration-funded machine is coming from an airport where it was being underused, airport deputy manager Marc Cheatham...
TSA PreCheck enrollment available in Juneau

Who doesn't hate disrobing for security at the airport? The Transportation Security Administration has a program that allows flyers to get around that, and enrollment is now available in Juneau.TSA PreCheck is a service that...
New machinery helps airline passengers fly through security many as 1,500 bags processed at the airport each day. The machines are looking for explosives, Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman Lorie Dankers said.If the machine sounds an alarm, security officers will examine the image...
Delta performs Juneau test runs

...landing fees.To help with the increase in checked bags that will come, the airport is receiving a second Transportation Security Administration-funded baggage scanning machine, Cheatham said. "With all the bags that are going to be going through...
'Pipe bomb' found in carry-on at Anchorage airport

ANCHORAGE - Transportation Security Administration agents found what Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport police have described as a "pipe bomb" in the carry-on luggage...
Feds: Carry-on held improvised explosive device

...him other than to say the investigation determined that he didn't intend any ill will," she said.Transportation Security Administration agents who found the device in the luggage cleared a 300-foot radius around the security checkpoint...
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Passengers in emergency landing leave Cold Bay airport

...Bay Lodge, where crew members who might remain overnight could stay. The airport has no customs or Transportation Security Administration presence to handle an international flight, Martin said.TSA and customs representatives flew to Cold...
Tight security planned at World Series

...make sure that there is no stone left unturned, and that the resources are there," Dotson said.The Transportation Security Administration will take some measures at the airports and on public transportation.It was just six months ago that...
5 Democrats seek Alaska's seat in US House

...centerpiece issue for Cissna, a breast cancer survivor who tries to avoid airports where she must undergo Transportation Security Administration screenings. Cissna considers pat-downs an assault, and has railed against the agency since her experience...


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