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Flightless Bird: Customs Seizes Stuffed Atlantic Puffin At BWI

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection specialists got quite the surprise when they found that a dead bird had flown to Baltimore.

A traveler from Iceland flew into BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport on June 2 along with a stuffed Atlantic Puffin. 103 more words


Authorities Investigate Man Who Drove Through BWI Security Fence

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The FBI is assisting in the investigation into what led Andrew Kottke, a former deputy U.S. Marshal, to drive his car through a fence at BWI airport over the weekend and board an empty plane. 333 more words


Hundreds Take Part In Disaster Training Drill At BWI

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Hundreds of emergency responders participated in a disaster training drill at BWI on Saturday to evaluate their services.

As part of an FAA requirement, the BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport Fire Department works with local jurisdictions to prepare for large scale emergencies. 206 more words


Man Arrested With Handgun In Carry-On At BWI

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was arrested at BWI airport early Friday after Transportation Security Administration officers say they caught him carrying a handgun at a security checkpoint. 138 more words


Md. Senator Drafting Bill To Prevent Police From Removing Airline Customers

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — In the wake of the United Airlines debacle at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport last weekend, in which paying customer David Dao was forcibly removed from a flight, Maryland Senator Jim Rosapepe says he’s drafting legislation to keep the same thing from happening at Maryland’s Baltimore–Washington International Airport. 398 more words


Pennsylvania Man Arrested At BWI With Loaded Handgun

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Carlisle, Pennsylvania, man was arrested at BWI airport early Tuesday morning after Transportation Security Administration officers say they caught him trying to carry a loaded handgun past a security checkpoint. 100 more words


Residents Near BWI Say They're Tormented By Low-Flying Planes

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Complaints about low-flying planes near BWI skyrocketed. Now Howard County is considering suing the FAA on behalf of angry residents.

Ava-Joye Burnett reports on what people near the airport are doing to prove this is a problem. 335 more words