TSA officers intercepted Firearms in 2018

TSA officers intercepted Firearms a record number of firearms in 2018. A record setting 4,239 total firearms were discovered in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the country, averaging 81.6 firearms per week. That’s an average of 11.6 firearms per day. 3,656 (86.15 percent) of the total firearms discovered were loaded – another record. 1,432 (33.74 percent) of the total firearms discovered had a round chambered. The most firearms discovered in one month – a record setting 32 – were discovered in August at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Firearms were intercepted at 249 of …

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History of Power Bank

History of Power Banks and Lithium batteries When was the first call of a mobile phone? Martin Cooper, manager of Motorola, made a call to, Joel Engel, of Bell Labs of AT&T on April 3, 1973, from Sixth Avenue in New York, with a prototype of Motorola DynaTac 8000X. That was a mobile phone that weighed approximately one kilo and was about 13 inches (33 cm) tall taking into account the antenna. It was the first call made from a mobile …

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Hiking Safe on Yosemite – Search and Rescue Site Program

Hiking Safe on Yosemite – Yosemite Search and Rescue (YOSAR) After many years, Yosemite National park accumulated a series of experiences with incidents and rescue of hikers. These are some of the rescue experiences and also recommendations to make your visit to the park pleasant.   These incidents all provide a good opportunity to review tips for staying strong and healthy while hiking in Yosemite Research trails and terrain before embarking on any hike, especially in very hot and sunny …

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Great Smoky Mountains 2021, US National Park

 Great Smoky Mountains 2021: The most popular National Park in the US Water and the exudation of trees create that kind of fog that gives its name to the most popular mountains in the United States. The Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited in the country, with eleven million tourists. The large forest located between North Carolina and Tennesse was once an ancient hunting place for Native Cherokee Indians. Today is a home of over a thousand Black …

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Covid19 – TSA checkpoint travel numbers: 2021 – 2020 – 2019

TSA checkpoint travel numbers for 2021 – 2020 – 2019 Air traffic of people in the territories of the United States is recovering steadily. After the big drop in the circulation of people due to Covid19 in March 2020, where it reached historical lows. We’re talking over two million passengers a day on 3/1/2020, a drop on 4/2/2020 of 90,000 passengers. On 8/14/2020, almost 700,000 passengers traveled per day. In the month of May 2021 the average is 1,400,000 daily …

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