Strangest Of Things Found By Airport Security Control

Cadaver heads

Airport security control is well known for its strict rules and systematic way of working. When you think of travelling somewhere, what would you like to take with you? Clothes, footwear, bags etc. But there are people who like to carry the most bizarre things ever. The strict rules followed by airport security control is for good reason, as people like to travel with things which they might find normal but they can be harmful to others travelling with them. Therefore, it is necessary for the people working in security to be strict with the rules. Let us look at a few things which people like to carry with them when they like to travel, strangest of things which are found by airport security control:

Snakes

Snakes
Snakes

 

This happened at the Atlanta Airport in the year 2007. A man was found carrying jars in a suitcase filled with deadly poisonous snakes. Also, a man was carrying 2 live snakes which were 16 inches long, they were being mailed to Sweden from Adelaide. The airport security control team had no idea what people are going to do with these snakes.

Cannonball

Cannonball
Cannonball

A cannonball was found in the luggage of a diver. This diver found a cannonball accidentally when he was exploring an old shipwreck. Security control team found it to be dangerous for people, they thought it might explode. So they decided to evacuate around 300 people to be certain that every passenger was safe.

Body of iPhone

Body of iPhone
Body of iPhone

 

A man was caught by China custom officers with 94 iPhones strapped on his body. This incident happened in the year 2014 in China. This man with 94 iPhones wanted to sell these devices at a relatively higher price.

200 Tarantulas

200 Tarantulas
200 Tarantulas

 

The security officers at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport found a German couple with a bag full of 200 Tarantulas. These tarantulas are rare. The couple was taking them to their home from their trip to South America.

Smoke Bomb

Smoke Bomb
Smoke Bomb

A live smoke bomb was found in a carry on bag at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport in North Carolina. These smoke bombs are prohibited from carry-on bags as well as from checked in bags because they create a heavy blanket of smoke and they burn extremely hot and they are considered hazardous.

Cadaver heads

Cadaver heads
Cadaver heads

Human cadaver heads were being delivered for medical purpose. The heads were also misplaced at Chicago O’Hare International airport because of some paperwork. But eventually, they were found.

Lisa Adams

Lisa is an independent writer and former social policy researcher. She writes on food, agriculture and geopolitics As a reporter for WNL, Lisa covers science and environmental stories.. Originally from the UK, Lisa has spent many years in India where she has written for various publications, most notably the Bangalore-based Deccan Herald for 10 years.

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