As a flight attendant for 14 years and local union president of three bases, I am very concerned over the recent Transportation Security Administration decision to allow knives back into the aircraft cabin.
Flight attendants are responsible for the safety and security of the passengers in the cabin, and knowing that there could be dangerous concealed weapons on board makes me and my co-workers extremely frightened. All it takes is the wrong person at the wrong time to create a disaster.
We need to protect our skies. Over the past 10 years, the United States has become the leader …