Posted on: Thursday, March 2, 2017
Terror Threat to U.S. Airports Said to Grow as al-Qaeda Rebounds

The threat to U.S. airports from terror groups such as al-Qaeda and Islamic State is expected to grow because of instability in parts of the Middle East and Asia, a former high-ranking intelligence official said Thursday.

Read the Full Story
3/25/16   Terrorists have been targeting transportation hubs for decades
3/20/16   St. Louis Metro upgrades security this week
2/4/16   Bin Laden’s 9/11 plot “inspired” by EgyptAir flight 990 crash: Al-Qaeda
1/6/16   ISIS can now use decommissioned shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles
1/6/16   ISIS can now use decommissioned shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles
12/1/15   U.S. modifies Visa-Waiver program to make it more secure
11/30/15   More than 500 travelers to U.S. flagged daily for “national security concerns”
6/9/15   TSA failed to identify 73 employees potentially associated with terrorism
4/17/15   Shipping oil by rail is booming. Technology can make it safer
3/26/15   In-flight plane control systems vulnerable to remote hacking: Experts
1/26/15   TSA seizes more than 2,200 firearms at airports in 2014, a 22-percent hike from prior year
1/19/15   Concerns grow about attacks on rail systems by domestic terrorists
12/10/14   FAA caught between commercial pressures, safety concerns in regulating drone use
7/23/14   Airlines suspend international flights to and from Israel
7/7/14   US increases security at foreign airports, with focus on cellphone, other electronic devices
6/29/14   DHS: Efforts underway to ease travel to US, improve visitor experience
6/10/14   Fight could be looming over secrecy of oil shipments by rail
6/4/14   GAO investigation finds no pervasive passport fraud, State improves process
5/9/14   TSA expands PreCheck screening program to international airlines
Search Archives:

The St. Louis Fusion Center: Terrorism Early Warning Group is an information sharing initiative owned and operated by the  St. Louis Fusion Center. 
Should you have any questions please email

© 2020 St. Louis Fusion Center: Terrorism Early Warning Group. All rights reserved.