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Airport Security / Screening #1007062

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 14, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Reagan National Airport: Pete Williams) Changes to airport security procedures featured; details given about new rules involving full body scanners and children. [Representative Chip CRAVAACK†- says it’s giving dignity back to the people without sacrificing security.] [Homeland Security Secretary Janet NAPOLITANO – says it requires additional training of TSA officers.] The incident in which fighter jets escorted a Frontier Airlines jet into Detroit and passenger Shoshana Hebshi†† was strip-searched noted; Hebshi’s blog quoted. The evacuation of a plane carrying Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Washington, DC because of a possible engine fire discussed; photos shown.

Williams, Brian;
Williams, Pete

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