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  • The World's Riskiest Airport

    In mid-1996 WLS-TV obtained classified FAA test results that also put forth O'Hare as the world's riskiest airport per passenger: with undercover agents able to sneak through faux bombs at an alarming rate. The story looks at security checkpoint agents, janitors and maintenance employees pressed into service as bomb-sniffers when they had not training nor wherewithal to perform such jobs.