December 2019

Airport builds tree of no-fly items including aerosol cans

Passengers currently flying out of Vilnius, Lithuania airport can see an unusual Christmas tree – it is constructed out of items taken away from passengers during

Photo by Reuters/Ints Kalnins

security checks. The tree consists of a few aerosol canisters, a chef’s knife in a plastic sheath, several box cutters, colored cigarette lighters, Swiss army knives and hundreds of pairs of scissors.

Reports indicated that Vilnius airport security personnel also confiscate several handguns a day, however they were not included in the faux tree.

Article is courtesy of Israel Hayom and the photo is by Reuters/Ints Kalnins. Read the full article here: https://www.israelhayom.com/2019/12/15/lithuania-airport-erects-christmas-tree-made-out-of-confiscated-no-fly-items/