Identified as rogue aviation workers, these individuals are defined as a people who seek to "exploit their credentials, access, and knowledge of airport security procedures for personal gain or to inflict harm."
The recent deadly Fort Lauderdale airport attack highlights the need for travelers to be aware of their surroundings and plan for any contingencies.
This year, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and many airport authorities have worked hard to improve security processes and reduce the time travelers must wait in security lines.
After gunshot reports, police with weapons drawn at LAX confront: ... a masked man who was carrying a plastic sword and dressed like Zorro.
The deadly terror attack at Turkey's largest airport has posed an all-too-familiar question to security officials: how to protect passengers and bystanders from such carnage?
The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines.
Facing a growing backlash over extremely long waits at airport security, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson asked fliers "to be patient" as the government takes steps to get them onto planes more quickly.
TSA has introduced new rules surrounding full body scans – a significant policy reversal that could affect your next flight.