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In total, 3,391 canada goose jacket outlet firearms were found in carry on bags at TSA checkpoints across the country averaging more than nine per day and amounting to a 28 increase in firearm discoveries from 2015, when 2,653 were discovered, the TSA said canada goose outlet store in a blog poston Thursday.

« The number one excuse that we hear is that they forgot official canada goose outlet that they had it with them, » TSA official canada goose outlet uk sale Lisa Farbstein said, CBS Baltimore reported. »The second most common excuse we hear is that their wife or husband packed Canada Goose sale their bag. And I tell you what, neither of those goose outlet canada excuses fly. »

Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson international airport was no. cheap canada goose 1 cheap Canada Goose on the list of top airports for firearms discoveries, with 198 canada goose outlet parka guns being found by TSA agents.

Firearms were intercepted at a total of 238 airports, with canada goose uk outlet Dallas/Fort canada goose uk black friday Worth International Airport, Houston’s Canada Goose Online George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Phoenix Sky Harbor canada goose outlet black friday International Airport and Denver International canada goose clearance sale Airport canada goose outlet shop rounding out the top five airports for firearms discoveries.

Orlando International Airport, canada goose outlet online Nashville International Airport, Tampa International Airport, Austin Bergstrom International Airport and Salt Lake City International Airport completed the top ten list.

Data from the TSA shows that the number of firearms found nationwide has increased almost every year since 2005, when 660 were discovered. The only drop was from 2006 to 2007 from 821 discoveries to 803.

The issue of firearms at airports caught lawmakers’ attention canada goose black friday sale after a fatal shootingearlier this month at Fort Lauderdale’s airport. Lawmakers canada goose outlet nyc are taking a https://www.fcvfrankfurt.de new look at rules about guns on planes following the rampage, which unfolded in baggage claim.

« We’re going to have to take a hard look once and for all canada goose outlet at the unsecured areas of our airports, » Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D Fla., said.

Wasserman Schultz said she canadian goose jacket plans to review security procedures with TSA leaders.

Some travelers last year also attempted to bring gun powder on planes, and officers uncovered inert grenades in carry on and checked luggage, the TSA said.

Inert items can lead to closed terminals and checkpoints, and the problem with the items is that the TSA doesn’t know if they’re real, replicas or toys until explosives experts are called upon, the TSA said.

That wasn’t all that canada goose outlet jackets officers found in 2016.

« There were many instances last year when travelers attempted to hide items, or the items they packed were disguised to look like other items, » the TSA said. « TSA officers regularly find sword canes, credit card knives, belt buckle knives, comb/brush knives, knives hidden in shoes, knives hidden in thermoses and knives hidden under the bag lining near the handle mechanism. »

TSA officers screened 466 million checked bags, 24.2 million airport employees and 738,318,264 passengers in 2016, which is more than 43,255,172 more passengers than for the same time frame in 2015, the TSA said.