'I will never trust airport security'

2014-02-13 14:07
News24 Travel reader, Andries Schutte, contacted us to share his story in response to the piece detailing alleged baggage tampering captured on camera at Cape Town International Airport. 

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Last year April two of my bags were on its way from Johannesburg to George.
The big one (about 25kg) with no valuables arrived when expected in George. The other one (about 10kg) with a couple of immigration locks, and much smaller, went missing at Johannesburg airport. I received it a week later and the locks were missing.

What went missing ? Ipad, Iphone, 2 external hard drives

George airport (SAA) said there was nothing I could do as I haven’t insured my belongings and should have carried it with me.

I have learned my lesson the hard way “never trust SAA security” or maybe immigration. I don’t know."

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