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The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will activate its toll-free hot line -- 866/GA SECURE (866/427-3287) -- on Monday, December 2. The hotline is to be used for reporting any suspicious and/or out-of-the-ordinary activities at GA airports. Calls made to the GA SECURE Hot Line will go directly to the National Response Center, where they will be referred to the appropriate local, state and federal agency for action...

A fuel spill that closed Bush Intercontinental Airport's Terminal B about 9 p.m. Saturday was cleaned over the weekend. Airport officials said no flights were affected by the spill, although aircraft were unable to use Terminal B while the spill -- caused by crew working on an underground fuel pipeline -- was cleaned up...

A bomb exploded late on Saturday at a small South African airport where police helicopters were housed. The explosion at the Grand Central Airport in Midrand caused no injuries but did damage a terminal building. While recent bombings in late October were linked to a white extremist group, no suspects a have yet been named in this recent airport incident.