Coming together to Counter Airport Insecurity

Saturday, January 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Coming together to Counter Airport Insecurity

The current state of things requires us to be vigilant anywhere we go these days. I have been thinking of a starting an ongoing conversation regarding safety. I am troubled by Esteban Santiago’s Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport attack on Friday afternoon. Any traveler who puts as many miles as I do on a plane is... »

Gunfire Strikes LAPD Chopper

Sunday, April 24, 2011
By George Hatcher
Gunfire Strikes LAPD Chopper

What: Los Angeles Police Department helicopter Where: Van Nuys Airport When: April 24 2011, 6:00 am Who: officers aboard Why: In the San Fernando Valley near Saticoy Street and Densmore, gunfire struck the helicopter, which began smoking and leaking fuel. No one aboard the helicopter was hit. The pilot was forced to make an... »

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