Who’s got the flying public’s backs against the terrorists? Flight Attendants, that’s who.

Excellent post Every traveler needs to read

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/fighter-jets-scrambled-escort-passenger-flight-l-honolulu-n762401

Two days prior to the horrible suicide bomb attack in Manchester, like a canary in a coal mine,a lone terrorist attempted togain access to the front cabin, and potentially the cockpit,of a domestic flight bound for happy, holiday, honeymoon-land, Hawaii. Whether the attack was a dry run, or a live threat remains to be seen, but not enough praise has been heaped on the flight attendants, that we do know.

The headline in Business Insiderthat describes the assailant as “unruly,” is a gross understatement, to say the least. This traveler conducted more than one security breach at the airport in Los Angeles, and any one of his transgressions should have landed him in jail, but instead, he was welcomed aboard a jet bound for Honolulu by a completely unsuspecting crew and passengers.

Luckily, he was not the sophisticated, blend-in-with-the-crowd terrorist of 9/11 vintage. He, inadvertently, got on…

View original post 591 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s