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More than a decade after the attacks of September 11 it -- the TSA still.
Is not doing enough to secure US flight schools a new report by the Government Accountability Office reveals that even those on the no fly list.
Are able to train at US flight schools Alabama congressman Mike Rodgers had this to say on FOX & Friends yesterday.
What we learned that the hearing -- to the side didn't shocking revelation.
Was that if you are in this country illegally but you're on the no fly list you can still get my -- -- so we won't let them sit on the plane is a passenger.
But we'll teach -- how to get cockpit and fly.
House homeland lost her son Mark -- one of the hero passengers on flight 93 -- also happens to be a retired flight attendant morning -- Good morning -- as we said you lost your son at the hands of terrorists.
On 9/11 what did you think when you heard.
If -- TSA database is still woefully out of date.
Well I agree with congressman Rogers and I'm delighted that.
Congressman Bennie Thompson of Mississippi has already introduced a bill trying to close up that loophole it is of course horrifying the idea that.
500 -- 550 people on the no fly list.
Are all eligible to take flight training school I'm so glad that they caught this loophole -- are doing something about it.
And in fact all -- guess it gets me even more complicated according to the GAO.
There are 25000.
Flight students who have not been properly vetted they're not on the no fly list but they haven't been properly -- you say that this is just more evidence.
That -- flights air travel has become more dangerous what do you mean.
I agree that it is become more dangerous because we are moving away from 9/11 and we have developed to somewhat lackadaisical attitude a lot of that is fed by corporate greed the greed of the aviation schools who want the tuition and support.
Of these illegal aliens and no fly blisters.
Flyers on our on the roles of the aviation schools it's positively frightening we need to put our side.
Corporate greed and motives that are not altruistic and make sure that everybody who is trained in flying an airplane.
Has a good motive for being there and does not mean to do us harm.
Absolutely well -- also -- Again you're the mother Mark -- one of the heroes of flight 93 we appreciate you speaking out about this in coming on this morning.
To alert every one of what a problem -- still is.
I'm just grateful for the opportunity there are so many loopholes that need to be close and as we move away from 9/11.
I can see that the -- since the starting to creep in this is something that should have been.
Fixed before 9/11 I'm so glad that these congressman are admired -- -- --
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