Sprinkler Pipe Shut Down LAX Terminal

Update: Originally I saw this on cnn.com but they’ve since moved the link. So, I went searching and found the story elsewhere.

Ahhh, I have to laugh at this one. Luggage security scanners detected an adjustable sprinkler drop in someone’s luggage and mistook it for a pipe bomb. I can see why they were a little nervous. [cbs5.com]

(pictured) Adjustable sprinkler drop. Not necessarily the model found in the luggage.
“Telescoping” Sprinkler Drop

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s