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In Anchorage International Airport, the 55th busiest U.S. airport by number of boarding passengers, the TSA confiscated 434 dangerous items last year.
For comparison, in LAX (Los Angeles International Airport), the second busiest U.S. airport with 14x the passenger traffic of Anchorage, the TSA confiscated just 199 dangerous items.
The items found in Anchorage include a disproportionately high number of flares and “fuel / paint thinner,” which I suppose is not entirely surprising. There are only a limited number of places in the U.S. where people would carry around flares or tanks of fuel, and those places do not read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com