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What’s the Deal With Air Marshals?

You think there’s a sky marshal on every flight? Not enough. Although the exact number of Air Marshals is not known to the public, CNN has indicated that the number of Air Marshals has been reduced by approximately 3,500 by 2014.

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Yet you never know when you might be sitting next to one on your flight. The Air Marshals wear “normal” clothes, but are armed during flights, their presence protecting against a terrorist attack. Although terrorist attacks are rare, they do happen and it is best to prepare for them as best you can. You should even be reassured to know that on every flight there is a Marchal on board, able to ensure your safety should an incident occur. Furthermore, if you feel you are in a voluntary mood, why not take a training course?

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