|If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.|
||Thread Tools||Display Modes|
"Slalom course" at Midway
Hopefully the Tribune won't force you to log in to read it.
Why do I have this strange feeling passengers will just choose the
Full read: http://www.chicagotribune.com/travel...665,full.story
By Jon Hilkevitch | Tribune reporter May 8, 2008
While it is finally safe to stow away the skis after a snowy Chicago
winter, travelers at Midway Airport will navigate through a new slalom
course when going through security lines beginning Thursday.
New signs, color coded like those at ski resorts that warn of the
difficulty level of slopes, will direct passengers to one of three
lines—a green circle for beginners, a blue square for intermediate
travelers and a black diamond for advanced passengers.
Travelers will pick the line that fits their experience level, or
security workers will direct them to the appropriate one.
The goal is to reduce tension and frustration at security checkpoints
and speed up the process for at least the experienced travelers who
know to whip off their shoes and remove laptops from carrying cases
without being told.
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|"liberalism" to "socialism" to "communism": The "end" justifies the "means" in America||PJ O'Donovan[_1_]||Europe||5||February 24th, 2007 04:57 PM|