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Bags Rechecked On Flight To Miami After Bomb Scare
cbs4.com ^ | Sept 30, 2009

Posted on 09/30/2009 5:28:17 PM PDT by rdl6989

BOSTON (CBS4) Bomb sniffing dogs went bag by bag, checking for explosives before they were put back in an American Airlines flight destined for Miami.

Security officials unloaded and rechecked each luggage piece aboard an American Airlines flight headed to Miami from Boston after a bomb scare broke out Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities found nothing suspicious on the plane that was emptied and moved to an isolated area at Logan International Airport after a written bomb threat was found on board.

The American Airlines plane and luggage was searched Wednesday by police and a bomb-sniffing dog. (snip)

During the preboarding process, a flight attendant found "Bomb on board, Boston-Miami" scrawled on in the bathroom.

(Excerpt) Read more at cbs4.com ...


TOPICS: Front Page News; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: americanflight1318; bombthreat

1 posted on 09/30/2009 5:28:18 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: Cindy

ping


2 posted on 09/30/2009 5:28:45 PM PDT by rdl6989
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To: rdl6989

will PETA allow bomb sniffing dogs to check that new hiding place?


3 posted on 09/30/2009 5:29:54 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand ("Isn't the Golden Mean the secret to something," I parried? "Yes," Blue replied. "Mediocrity.")
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To: rdl6989

Maybe someone bombed the lavatory...


4 posted on 09/30/2009 6:34:23 PM PDT by wastedyears (The best aid we could ever give Africa would be thousands of rifles to throw out their own dictators)
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To: rdl6989

Congrats to the security folks who did the right thing. Congrats to whoever turned in the scrawled threat. Dilligence.


5 posted on 09/30/2009 6:40:07 PM PDT by awake-n-angry
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