TSA

TSA: Grenades, snakes found in screenings
Wilmington International Airport security is preparing for the traveling season. Tue, 03/31/2015 - 4:52pm
ILM approved for TSA Pre-Check program
Frequent flyers will now have a greater incentive to travel through Wilmington International Airport and a shorter wait to get to their gate. The Transportation Security Administration has approved ILM to be part of TSA's Pre-Check program. Thu, 12/05/2013 - 9:42pm
StarNews: Airport board OKs funds for more security personnel
The New Hanover County Airport Authority approved funding Wednesday night to hire additional security guards for the Wilmington International Aiport. Thu, 12/05/2013 - 1:28am
FIRST ON 3: TSA finds loaded gun at ILM checkpoint
For the fifth time this year, security screeners found a loaded weapon at a checkpoint at Wilmington International Airport yesterday. Wed, 05/29/2013 - 9:36pm
TSA screener arrested and fired for taking money from suitcase
Police in Charlotte said a Transportation Security Administration screener was arrested and fired from his job for taking money from someone's suitcase. Mon, 01/07/2013 - 2:01am
ILM shows off new full-body scanner
Flying out of Wilmington International Airport may have just gotten a lot safer. Passengers at ILM may have to pass a new test before getting on the plane: a full-body scanner. Tue, 06/05/2012 - 7:50pm
ILM encourages early check-in during security updates
Work to update security technology at Wilmington International Airport could mean some slowdowns getting through TSA screeners for a while. Thu, 05/17/2012 - 5:29pm
Charlotte aviation director blasts TSA security
The Charlotte airport's aviation director has blasted the Transportation Security Administration for its role in investigating a teen stowaway, saying local airports can do a better job of security. Thu, 07/14/2011 - 3:05pm
Two planes searched at CLT after security scares
A North Carolina-bound US Airways flight that took off from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport was searched after a suspicious note was found in a bathroom at the Arkansas airport. Thu, 05/12/2011 - 8:52pm
Officials: Charlotte airport worker jumped fence
CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) — Officials say an airline employee jumped over a fence to access the tarmac area of Charlotte Douglas International Airport. An incident report says the security breach occurred on Feb. 13. Airport spokeswoman Haley Gentry said Monday the worker’s security badge has been revoked, meaning he can no longer access the tarmac Read more... Mon, 02/21/2011 - 7:11pm