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New Zealand

19 March 2007

Sydney Morning Herald / NZPA

Security measures on provincial airline routes are under the spotlight again after a passenger managed to carry a rifle on board a flight from New Plymouth and Auckland. The man was only pulled aside after he landed in Auckland and was boarding another flight to Kerikeri. He told authorities he had been allowed to carry the rifle on the earlier flight because the gun was broken. Civil Aviation Authority spokesman Bill Sommer told the Herald on Sunday New Plymouth... (

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