Airport security

FILE -- In this Nov. 1, 2015 file photo provided by Russian Emergency Situations Ministry, Egyptian military approach a plane's tail at the wreckage of a passenger jet bound for St. Petersburg in Russia that crashed in Hassana, Egypt. Cairo airport officials said Tuesday Feb. 20, 2018, that the planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt, has been postponed until April, citing delays in reopening offices of the two countries' national airlines. (Maxim Grigoriev/Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations via AP, File)
February 20, 2018 - 9:03 am
CAIRO (AP) — The planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt over two years after they were banned by Moscow over security concerns has been postponed until April, Cairo airport officials said Tuesday, citing delays in booking procedures and the reopening of offices of the countries' national...
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January 19, 2018 - 3:46 am
NEWARK, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say at least seven people who claimed to be working for a TV network were arrested at a New Jersey airport after they tried to film themselves passing a fake explosive device through a security checkpoint. Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman Lisa...
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Pope Francis reviews a honor guard as he arrives at Dhaka's international airport, Bangladesh, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
November 30, 2017 - 6:16 am
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Pope Francis arrived Thursday in Bangladesh for the second leg of his six-day trip to Asia with the Rohingya crisis looming large. Francis arrived in the capital amid tight airport security and much anticipation. Huge banners with pictures of the pope and Bangladeshi Prime...
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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police as she arrives for court hearing at Shah Alam court house in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Malaysian prosecutors said Wednesday that they would present security camera video showing two more male suspects at the airport on the day Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader was killed. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
October 26, 2017 - 4:04 am
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Prosecutors showed a Malaysian court airport security videos on Thursday that detail the movements of four North Korean suspects who allegedly planned and helped two women — now facing possible death sentences — kill Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother. Police chief...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 22, 2017 file photo, an Emirates plane taxis to a gate at Dubai International Airport at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Long-haul carrier Emirates says it is starting new screening procedures for U.S.-bound passengers following it receiving "new security guidelines" from American authorities. (AP Photo/Adam Schreck, File)
October 25, 2017 - 10:41 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Five global long-haul airlines will begin new security interviews of all passengers on U.S.-bound flights starting Thursday at the request of American officials, the companies said Wednesday. Long-haul carriers Air France, Cathay Pacific, EgyptAir, Emirates and...
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Indonesian Siti Aisyah, center, is escorted by police officers as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam court house in Shah Alam, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. Security camera videos showed Wednesday Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader, being attacked at a Malaysian airport and the two suspects, including Aisyah, hurrying away afterward have been presented at their murder trial. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
October 12, 2017 - 4:24 am
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian police officer testified Thursday that the two women on trial for the murder of the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader were seen on airport security videos with two men believed to have provided the VX nerve agent used to kill him. Video footage...
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September 17, 2017 - 3:44 pm
PARIS (AP) — Police and firefighters checked a British Airways plane on the tarmac of Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport Sunday morning after reports of a security threat but authorities determined it was a false alarm. One passenger on the plane said it was surrounded by dozens of armed officers and...
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September 17, 2017 - 5:15 am
PARIS (AP) — Police and firefighters checked a British Airways plane on the tarmac of Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport Sunday morning after reports of a security threat but authorities determined it was a false alarm. One passenger on the plane said it was surrounded by dozens of armed officers and...
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September 05, 2017 - 8:22 am
IMPERIAL, Pa. (AP) — The Airmall at Pittsburgh International Airport was set to open daily to non-passengers on Monday for the first time since security was tightened at airports nationwide after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The Association of Professional Flight Attendants is protesting...
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September 01, 2017 - 1:48 pm
IMPERIAL, Pa. (AP) — The Association of Professional Flight Attendants opposes a plan to allow non-flyers to shop at the Airmall at Pittsburgh International Airport. The Airmall, a collection of shops and restaurants, has been off-limits to all but ticketed passengers since extra security was...
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