29 July 2011

Flight fiascos

We all appreciate airport security is there to keep us safe, but sometimes it can get ridiculous.


The economic pressure of recent years has seen more and more families separated by oceans as youngsters head overseas to find work. And, whether the kids are travelling home to spend the Christmas holidays with mom and dad, or whether parents are braving the couch for three weeks in chilly climes, a lot of us are spending our time in and out of airports.

Read about Lunar Raves’ epic flight home to Gauteng from San Francisco, and how you just can’t sneak a titanium spinal disc replacement through US airport security.

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(Joanne Hart, Health24, July 2009)


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