Security is to be tightened at Shannon Airport following a serious security breach when a knife was taken through passenger checks without detection.
The Sunday Business Post has learned that the lapse occurred at the country's second largest airport, through which thousands of American visitors and US troops pass each week.
The weapon, which was concealed in clothing, went unnoticed through security during an unofficial audit carried out by officials from the Department of Transport...
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