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Passenger boards Dallas plane with wrong boarding pass

An American Airlines passenger managed to pass through three layers of security and board a flight from Dallas/Fort-Worth International Airport with someone else’s boarding pass.

Woman boards American Airlines plane with wrong boarding pass.
Woman boards American Airlines plane with wrong boarding pass. Image by Aero Icarus / CC BY-SA 2.0

LaShonda Traylor says she was unaware that she had the wrong pass, which was issued for someone else with the last name Taylor. According to news sources, the ticket agent issued the wrong boarding pass, and then the TSA agent overlooked the error. The final security failure occurred at the gate, when the boarding agent allowed her to board. The TSA is investigating the cause of the failure. Read more: fox4news.com