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Subject: [Leica] OT: Weird TSA Luggage Search
From: frank.dernie at (FRANK DERNIE)
Date: Thu Mar 27 12:37:03 2008

You were lucky........... shades of Python,
At Southampton and D?sseldorf toiletries must be put in a clear plastic bag 
and removed from hand baggage to be scanned and inspected separately. I go 
through these two weekly. Heathrow is the same.

----- Original Message ----
From: Steve Unsworth <>
To: LUG Group <>
Sent: Thursday, 27 March, 2008 7:29:48 PM
Subject: Re: [Leica] OT: Weird TSA Luggage Search

I travelled to Berlin earlier this year with a rucksack that was checked in.
My aerosol of shaving gel attracted interest at both Liverpool and Berlin
airports when it went through the X-ray machines.<grin>


On 27/3/08 08:37, "FRANK DERNIE" <> wrote:

> I got a big reaction to marzipan bars in my hand luggage (I often bring 
> some
> home to England from Germany)! I assume they thought they were plasic
> explosive. Great amusement when they saw what they actually were!

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