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-- these two bags had gone through screening machine the machine alarm went off indicating that the two -- needed further examination.
Now they're suspended work or whatever the reason -- to further examine those two bags.
And then they -- in the process being placed aboard -- to international air crop aircraft however.
Another TSA agent.
Did notice this security lapse and he reported it.
Before that that is actually placed on those two planes than all the luggage on the flights were taken off and re screened at no time did aircraft take off.
-- luggage that was not properly screened the TSA issued a statement of -- -- and I quote.
The safety of the traveling public it's TSA's top priority we hold our employees to the highest professional standards and take appropriate action when necessary.
Individual in question is no longer performing screening duties an appropriate action is being taken.
No word on how long the suspension of this employee may be but it could lead to disciplinary action including Greg possible job termination.
Well -- didn't what's Newark Airport security record been like over the years.
-- security at Newark liberty airport is a very sensitive subject you might were called it just earlier this year.
-- -- a number of a TSA employees to in fact.
Were convicted of stealing money from passengers carry on luggage and -- in January of 210 -- entire terminal had to be shut down after a man walked into a -- secure area terminal C virtually shut down for about four hours while passengers were re re screen and then.
In July of 09 a TSA agent was actually arrested at Newark Airport.
Because whatever the reason she avoided preflight screening and that caused another significant delay so when we talk about security issues at.
Newark liberty airport it's a very sensitive subject there have been a number of problems over the last few years --
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