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2 July 2008

Sydney Morning Herald / AAP

An investigation is underway after a NSW police officer managed to board a flight at Sydney airport still carrying his gun. The officer was in full uniform and was on duty when he boarded the flight from Sydney to the Gold Coast yesterday morning, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) said. The officer was detected with the gun at the Gold Coast and travelled back to Sydney with the weapon in the hold. A spokesman for the airport said: "Under Australian aviation... (

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