A man approached a clerk working at Ben Gurion Airport and claimed to have a bomb around his body. When the clerk went to inform security services the man stole her money, credit cards and ID from her bag. He was later arrested and found to have no bomb on him.
Reports emerged that a restricted area at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, known as the Middle Marker, is being used by locals for recreational and antisocial activities, including dumping garbage and planting vegetation. The Middle Marker area contains lights, transmitters, cables and antennas and is used by pilots to determine their positioning as they approach the…
A video emerged of Igor Krutoy, a composer, engaged in a brawl with Nikolai Baskov, a singer, at Minsk airport.
Police shot a man at McCarran International Airport. The man was in a restricted area of the airport and, when three officers attempted to escort the man from the restricted area, he attacked them, knocking one unconscious.
Rajan Mahbubani was arrested at Indira Gandhi International Airport before his AirAsia fight from Delhi to Kolkata for impersonating a Lufthansa pilot. Mahbubani wore a pilot’s uniform and used a fake ID in order to gain privileges at the airport. He claimed he acquired the fake ID from Thailand.
A 16-year-old teenager was chased by police at Will Rogers World Airport. Having arrived off a flight from Houston, he climbed onto the terminal roof and jumped to the terminal apron, breaking both of his legs. Police were waiting for the teenager as he had an arrest warrant for burglary.
A video emerged showing US pop star Katy Perry ignoring security protocols and walking past security personnel who requested to see her passport at Mumbai Airport.
Nicholas Andrew Martinez, 33, was arrested at Charleston Airport for being drunk. Martinez was denied boarding a Frontier Airlines flight and he refused to leave the airport stating he wanted to be arrested.
A 70-year-old American woman lay on the floor and screamed at Islamabad International Airport after the authorities attempted to deport her. She arrived via a Pakistan International Airlines flight from Manchester.
Dean Padamada, 30, became aggressive towards airport staff and threw leaflets because his luggage was lost. Padamada struggled with police during his arrest and was consequently tasered.