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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...
Missed flights due to delays in security lines at Sea-Tac

...Airport security lines, the airport and Transportation Security Administration said.About 150 passengers have missed...such as summer break," said regional Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman Lorie Dankers. Wait times...
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...
Rep. Don Young wins GOP primary for US House seat

...get traction for their campaigns.Cissna was the best known among them, mainly for her fight with the Transportation Security Administration. Last year, the breast cancer survivor refused a pat-down at a Seattle airport and went through a...
Young eyeing 21st term in US House

...the biggest problems Bettine cites with Young is his role in shepherding a bill that gave rise to the Transportation Security Administration - "one of the biggest deprivations of our rights that has passed in a long time," she said. While...
Young, Cissna make last pitch in House race

...Senate.Cissna, a Democratic state representative from Anchorage, best known for her fight against the Transportation Security Administration, billed herself as an alternative to Young.During question-and-answer periods Monday, she talked...


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