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  • June 24, 2014
    Firearms, ammunition and firearm parts, including firearm frames and receivers, are prohibited in carry-on baggage. Scopes are permitted.Travelers such as target shooters, hunters, collectors, etc., need to travel with their firearms and can do so...
  • June 20, 2014
    All discovered in one carry-on bag at IAH36 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 36 firearms, 33 were loaded and seven had rounds chambered. See more photos at the bottom of this post.Inert projectile in checked bag at CVG.Inert Ordnance and...
  • June 13, 2014
    IED Training Kit (HNL)Inert Ordnance and Grenades etc. - We continue to find inert hand grenades and other weaponry on a weekly basis. Please keep in mind that if an item looks like a real bomb, grenade, mine, etc., it is prohibited. When these...
  • June 12, 2014
    Have questions about traveling with sporting equipment? Well, add a point to the scoreboard, because you’ve come to the right place.The list on the left contains items you can take on the plane in your carry-on bags. The list on the right contains...
  • June 06, 2014
    One of the 18 firearms discovered on June 4th.This one was discovered at Memphis (MEM).Record Number of Firearms Discovered in One Day - On June 4, 18 firearms were discovered around the country in carry-on bags. That broke the previous record of 13...
  • June 06, 2014
    Not Actual ItemsThere are stories circulating right now about something that’s not quite as newsworthy as it sounds. Two empty AK-47 magazines were discovered in a checked bag after TSA had screened that bag. That has led many to believe our...
  • May 30, 2014
    Grenade (LAX)Grenade at LAX - A Mk 2 hand grenade was discovered in a carry-on bag at the Los Angeles (LAX) International Airport. The Terminal 1 checkpoint was closed while the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team transported the grenade to an offsite...
  • May 29, 2014
    Memorial Day has come and gone, and no matter what the almanac says, it’s officially summertime to many eager travelers. With so many gearing up for summer travel, we figured it would be helpful to list all of our weekly travel tip posts on one page...
  • May 23, 2014
    Loaded Firearm (SHV)48 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 48 firearms, 39 were loaded and 15 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Inert Ordnance and Grenades, etc. - TSA continues to find inert...
  • May 21, 2014
    It was a long and hard winter, but summer is in the air! Memorial Day is just around the corner and before you know it, you’ll be wearing white slacks and funning in the sun. This post provides links to a cornucopia of answers to questions that...

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