Tag: airport-security

118 Passing through airport security with autism 2015-11-12T13:27:48.010

109 Prohibited item forgotten in hand luggage: what to do with it? 2016-02-08T21:43:52.070

97 How to convince airport security that I am not dangerous when having metallic parts in my body? 2013-04-18T09:10:38.433

65 What rules govern forced removal from flights (due to overbooking)? 2017-04-10T13:24:15.977

62 What to do if drugs / a bomb are planted in your travel bag? 2012-01-17T03:12:00.507

62 I was allowed to enter the airport terminal by showing a boarding pass for a future flight. Should I be concerned about "security"? 2016-11-15T08:41:06.740

59 Do airport metal scanners occasionally flash a false alarm on purpose? 2017-05-17T17:04:06.080

53 Can growing a beard cause problems in crossing borders? 2013-10-10T11:58:25.520

51 Are battery packs allowed in hand luggage? 2015-01-24T14:14:37.760

49 What are the exact reasons why one cannot take a bottle of water on the plane? 2015-02-17T09:27:09.537

47 Can I wear a bulletproof vest while traveling on British Airways from Heathrow? 2015-06-01T07:34:15.497

45 Can I take an AVR development board on a plane? 2012-05-04T12:28:24.117

43 How do I get an engagement ring past security/customs in an airport without alerting my significant other? 2014-10-01T09:35:53.440

43 Can I fly with white powder in a transparent bag? 2015-08-27T00:47:52.113

43 Why did airport security swab my hands with wet paper? 2016-02-09T12:46:23.743

41 Can you bring an empty water bottle with you on the plane? 2012-09-25T15:21:22.490

38 How much electronics and other valuables can I bring duty-free when going to India? 2012-12-04T15:01:34.287

38 Who to complain to about the speed of airport security at Frankfurt? 2017-12-16T17:55:29.373

37 What does "SSSS" on my boarding pass mean? 2012-04-02T13:46:41.923

37 How did security checks at airports change after September 11th, 2001? 2015-08-20T16:31:36.197

36 What does this sticker on the back of my passport mean? 2012-09-19T23:58:44.963

35 My name has "Mr" appended on airline ticket reservation. Would that cause problems at the airport? 2014-06-24T13:15:58.730

32 How is it possible to buy a knife after security? 2017-08-10T13:10:20.587

31 Why do you need to take out your laptop from your bag during airport security checks? 2011-12-16T20:04:19.210

31 Can TSA open regular suitcase combination locks? How? 2014-12-01T08:39:01.133

31 Can I pass through the airport security with a de-activated Bazooka? 2015-07-13T11:53:23.410

30 DIY computer in hand luggage - what to expect on security checks? 2015-11-22T17:38:46.837

29 Can you freeze liquids to pass security checks? 2014-05-19T12:51:37.253

29 Airport security: what if I carry an item with traces of explosive? 2014-06-11T20:40:36.523

29 How many smartphones can I take on an airplane? 2016-01-15T05:08:24.210

27 US and Canada border crossing and computer privacy: What do I need to know? 2012-05-23T22:06:27.953

27 What items are forbidden to take when traveling to the US that would be OK in most other countries? 2014-07-16T05:37:25.863

27 What's the law about body scanners in EU? Am I legally allowed to refuse? 2016-02-08T15:31:44.317

26 How can I not get electrically shocked when handling my laptop in an airport? 2014-06-12T16:37:40.563

26 If I don't declare a not-yet-used engagement ring at airport security, am I smuggling jewelry? 2014-10-02T09:02:17.120

26 Can others in my party go through TSA PreCheck? 2015-10-01T22:08:55.013

25 Utili-key "knife" and airport inspection? 2014-11-12T11:45:35.447

25 How do airports differentiate supplements from drugs? 2017-12-15T12:16:02.073

24 Is the TSA Lock acceptable in European Airports? 2011-10-17T03:44:27.947

24 How does airport security search through one's luggage? 2017-08-10T11:33:59.860

22 Travelling with beach sand in carry-on 2011-08-09T19:28:37.723

22 Can I return back to the original airport if my valuable item is going to be confiscated in airport security? 2016-07-19T10:32:45.817

21 What happens if you miss a connecting flight? 2011-09-22T17:30:42.627

21 Why is security screening done at the gate in some airports? 2014-08-05T19:50:31.440

20 Can I bring my desktop computer as check-in baggage on a flight? 2013-04-06T15:57:55.437

20 Is it OK to dress as a stewardess on a flight? 2015-06-13T16:52:38.653

20 Can airport security in Israel force me to provide my access credentials to laptop or online accounts? 2016-03-04T10:10:03.417

20 Can I take knitting needles on an international flight? 2016-07-14T01:35:47.640

20 Does a federal security clearance allow you to bypass airport security? 2017-05-31T20:43:51.010

20 Would barium get me in trouble in airport security? 2017-06-21T16:44:48.540

19 Are parachutes allowed on airplanes as cabin baggage? 2012-06-18T18:58:04.663

19 Tent in hand luggage? 2012-07-08T05:51:43.743

19 How to dispose of a broken suitcase at an airport? 2014-07-20T13:42:01.770

19 Is it allowed to take an external hard drive with you on a plane? 2016-07-17T00:56:00.803

19 Is it true that Israel allows flying with an unlimited amount of liquids in hand luggage? 2016-10-04T12:20:08.217

19 Is fear of having drugs planted in my bag enroute to Malaysia justified? 2017-06-03T11:36:42.243

19 What is the new interview procedure added for people flying to USA? 2017-10-27T23:07:09.490

18 Which organizations are/have been effective at lobbying against invasive airport security? 2011-11-29T16:50:52.760

18 How do I prevent damage to electronic devices at airport security? 2012-05-20T03:34:10.273

18 Can I put 3.4oz (100ml) of liquid in a larger bottle, when traveling in the US? 2014-12-16T03:49:56.320

18 Am I allowed to take a GPU in my carry-on luggage? 2015-06-15T13:49:22.613

18 Is it possible to avoid being sniffed by dogs at Heathrow airport and possibly other airports? 2015-07-14T10:53:54.370

18 What do you do if your driver's license was stolen a week before a domestic US flight? 2016-07-22T17:39:25.727

17 Can I drink stuff bought in duty-free shops onboard a plane? 2011-09-05T11:47:51.710

17 Carry on cheese grater on domestic U.S. flight? 2011-12-24T04:34:12.133

17 What to expect at a Global Entry application interview? 2012-04-10T20:41:02.650

17 What measures are taken to prevent bombs being smuggled onto planes via insider jobs? 2016-04-09T15:49:32.110

17 Are passengers interviewed for Israeli domestic flights in the same way as they are for foreign ones? 2016-12-05T02:23:53.980

17 Does the laptop ban in cabin luggage from Middle Eastern airports impact connecting flights? 2017-03-22T05:00:55.973

17 What are the shaving options for the carry-on traveler? 2017-11-14T09:51:51.300

16 Are there official plans to remove the 100ml carry-on restriction in Europe? 2016-07-17T09:47:33.637

15 Is it OK to take a disposable safety razor on a plane? 2011-10-13T16:34:56.393

15 Peacock feather a prohibited item? 2012-07-23T15:19:41.330

15 How early can you go through airport security for an International flight? 2012-11-30T00:17:27.060

15 Can I take two laptops to India from United States? One bought in India and one in US 2013-01-25T02:26:59.553

15 Tripod in Carry-on Luggage 2014-02-21T18:04:15.677

15 Why were water bottles confiscated in a boarding gate jetway in Hong Kong? 2014-09-16T18:08:42.300

15 Why are passports checked at the check-in counter, Immigration and even at the gate? 2014-10-24T03:43:28.067

15 Can I bring a shoebox PC in my carry-on bag? 2015-05-27T15:49:42.777

15 Why are there no courier services or box-rentals near airport security? 2015-07-06T04:33:41.313

15 Can I take balloons on a flight? 2016-05-11T07:58:10.223

14 Can one carry an internal hard-drive in cabin-luggage? 2014-08-28T07:39:09.733

14 Can I carry rock climbing hardware as carry-on in Europe? 2016-03-23T17:55:09.537

14 Can I go through security at US airports without being physically touched by an official? 2017-03-13T16:49:45.327

14 Is it possible to fly with liquids bought in a different airport? 2018-03-09T08:51:22.380

13 Is mozzarella liquid affected by the no fluids policy on planes? 2011-09-13T10:30:09.027

13 Are the TSA rules legally binding? 2012-06-22T20:03:49.453

13 Camping stove on a plane? 2013-02-21T00:17:38.840

13 Are non-US citizens elegible to sign up for TSA-Pre? 2014-04-08T04:57:24.153

13 Flying from the UK to the US with laser in carry-on 2015-06-01T15:49:26.380

13 Can I stay airside at Stansted after the security gates are closed? 2015-10-23T17:21:49.717

13 Can you put an ordinary Mac laptop (with the battery) in checked luggage? 2016-06-14T13:28:11.387

13 Can you take a coffee on a plane if you purchased it before security? 2017-11-29T23:27:32.333

12 What's a good substitute for a pocket knife that can be carried on-board a plane? 2011-11-17T23:17:44.180

12 Correct reasons for opting out of millimetre wave scanners 2012-03-12T20:30:07.933

12 Why are so many airline check-in counters idle so often? 2014-10-01T21:30:06.367

12 Why police didn't even block me once at the airport arrivals? 2014-10-29T10:47:49.420

12 Taking wet things through airport security 2015-06-27T11:55:02.900

12 Will providing an incorrect suffix and prefix for a name (Dr., PhD) on a flight ticket cause issues at the airport? 2016-03-12T03:07:30.933