"discovered the weapon while unpacking in Israel after a visit to Germany, reports Israeli daily Haaretz.Link Good job he didn't transfer to another flight..
He immediately reported the find to the police only to be told that the weapon, which had been de-activated, was part of a security drill for airline staff.
Security officers sometimes put replica guns in luggage to keep bag checkers on their toes, Haaretz says. "
Wednesday, March 17, 2004
In our occasional series, When Aviation Security Attacks, we bring you this, the story of a man who:
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