“Continued prohibition of these items is an integral layer in making our aviation system secure and must remain in place,” the statement said. “As the last line of defense in the cabin and key aviation partners, we believe that these proposed changes will further endanger the lives of all Flight Attendants and the passengers we work so hard to keep safe and secure.”
Really? Prior to 9/11, were flight attendants and pilots being stabbed left and right? Were planes hijacked on a weekly basis? Plain stupidity and based solely on emotion vs facts.