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  • September 10, 2013 | 22 (# of comments)
    All of the Grenades Pictured Were Discovered This Year (2013)After reading the title of this post, your first thought probably was, “That’s obvious.” Not always so. Year to date, our officers have discovered:43 grenades in carry-on baggage40...
  • December 09, 2011 | 23 (# of comments)
    5 Grenades Grenading (EWR)5 grenades “grenading” and a partridge in a pear tree! Not one, but 5 inert grenades were discovered in a passenger’s checked luggage at Newark (EWR). Read here and here why even inert grenades at the airport are a problem...
  • November 04, 2011 | 48 (# of comments)
    The Gift of Grenade (BHM)Grandma's Grenade (SLC)An inert grenade was found in a passenger’s bag at Salt Lake City (SLC). It turns out that the passenger’s grandson had packed her bag. I’m sure you can imagine grandma’s surprise! Moral of the story:...
  • October 14, 2009 | 79 (# of comments)
    Last July, Blogger Bob wrote a post: "Can I Take my Hand Grenade on the Plane?" Some wondered aloud if we had to state such an obvious thing, because seriously, who would think they could take a grenade on a plane?Well...Over the weekend, a grenade...
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