Christian Richard Martin, 51, an American Airlines pilot, was arrested at Louisville International Airport before his flight to Charlotte, in connection with a triple murder case. Calvin Phillips, 59, had been shot to death in his cellar in November 2015. Mr Phillips’ wife, Pamela Phillips, and her neighbour, Edward Dansereau, 63, were found dead in…
Taxi drivers protested the spontaneous checks of licenced taxi drivers by blocking entrances for private chauffeured cars to enter and exit Nice Airport. This caused traffic and disruption as it was on the same day as attendees arrived for the Cannes Film festival.
UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema (pictured) was given VIP treatment at Ndola airport, enabling him to bypass screening processes. Fridah Mupasha Mweetwa, chief security officer for the Ndola branch of the Zambia Airport Cooperation Limited and Joseph Mumbi, airport manager, were later suspended for permitting the breach of aviation security.
Akshay Rajvir Sarswat, 31, completed suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of Mumbai Airport. A suicide note was found in his bag which stated, ‘No one is responsible for my death’.
FC Barcelona player, Lionel Messi, became aggressive towards Barcelona fans who were questioning their teams defeat against Liverpool at John Lennon Airport. He was pulled away from the situation by his security team.
Approximately seventy flights were cancelled after a drone was sighted near Frankfurt Airport, causing operations to halt temporarily.
Singer Diana Ross tweeted that she felt “violated” by a security screener at New Orleans Airport for touching her between the legs. TSA stated that their initial review of security footage showed that the screener had followed protocol.
A female pilot has accused a senior Air India pilot of sexual harassment whilst they were on a training day. At a restaurant, the male pilot made inappropriate conversations about sex and the female pilot’s married life. After the female pilot got back to her hotel room, the male pilot continued to text her and…
Emergency response personnel boarded a flight that had landed in Ulaanbaatar from the cities Bayan, Uglii and Kohvd after there were suspicions that passengers had been in contact with a man, 38, and his pregnant wife, 37, from Uglii who had died on 27 April from contracting the bubonic plague after eating a marmot. 150…
Reports emerged that Daniel Mehler travelled through Denver International Airport with the ashes of his mother, Rexanne Bishop, and that a TSA agent had opened his mother’s urn and tested the ashes. TSA have apologised for the incident stating the agent did not follow protocol.