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TSA finds more guns despite coronavirus-prompted travel slowdown
Number of air travelers drops to level not seen in over 60 years; Delta to start social distancing on flights
Fox Business Briefs: TSA chronicles the drop in air traffic and posts numbers on how many travelers its officers screen; Delta Air Lines will start enforcing social distancing on its flights by blocking customers from middle cabin seats.
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With far fewer people flying because of travel restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic, airport security screeners are naturally finding fewer guns in carry-on baggage.
But the ratio of guns to passengers seeking to board airplanes has jumped sharply.
The Transportation Security Administration said Monday that it found 58 guns at checkpoints from March 22 to April 22, compared with 346 guns over the same stretch last year.