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2 January 2003

Associated Press

To airline passengers concerned about whether they can still pack heat: Yes, guns and ammunition are still allowed in checked luggage but not in carry-on bags. Questions about guns are among the most frequently asked by travelers, said a spokesman for the Transportation Security Administration, which oversees all aviation security issues created by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. "The gun policy hasn't changed," Ed Martelle said. As of Wednesday, all checked luggage... (

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