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    Hong Kong airport is a great one, as are many Asian airports. They put US Airports to shame. The security is actually nice to you there, and you don't get all the attitude of the TSA. The TSA looks so important with their little uniforms. I think they are just silly... but it is remarkable how people react to uniforms.

    I was going to find a pic of the silly uniforms so we could all make fun of them, but then I found out that the TSA has a blog! How boring. It makes me real happy that my tax money is going for the TSA's social media operation. Look at this TSA blog entry on the Fourth of July and the YouTube videos they provided (especially the charmer about the dangerous "Sparkler"). Don't worry everyone, the US Government is now blogging for you.

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    1. susan_r4 94 months ago | reply

      Amazing airport shot - love the architecture and the view out the windows!

    2. rabidash* 94 months ago | reply

      Seen in ExplOre ..#..

    3. kreastersmom 94 months ago | reply

      --very pretty airport, great shot!
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    4. shanghaimike 94 months ago | reply

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    5. jazzpic 94 months ago | reply

      Ma favorite airport....even better in a picture....great processing!

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    6. Rose Rossetti 94 months ago | reply

      Absolutely right about the airport. Can't agree more.
      Wonderful perspective & colors!

    7. Stuck in Customs 94 months ago | reply

      THanks all - very nice of you :) glad you guys like the airport too!

    8. andie.smith 94 months ago | reply

      very i can see out the window

    9. littlepottybear 94 months ago | reply

      beautiful shot!

    10. murphygb 94 months ago | reply

      excellent shot, reminds me of Heathrow T5. I miss the old HK airport!

    11. jim@jmp 94 months ago | reply

      Every time I think your at the top of your game, you go ahead an create another masterpiece, the highlight to shadow in the roof smacked me in the face. The plane out side and the balcony on the right just make the photo.

    12. s u c h y 94 months ago | reply

      i shouldn't even mention security in our vancouver airport - the whole tazer incident is still a big issue here.

      do you remember the old airport in hong kong - that was a crazy place to fly in to...........felt like you were landing in a residential area.

      nice shot (as usual)

    13. lipjin 94 months ago | reply

      Hey Trey,

      Just to draw your attention to

      No accreditation whatsoever. This site has also been hijacking a lot of other pictures from flickr members.

      -- (?)

    14. 'EW' 94 months ago | reply

      A government agency bloggin?? There goes your tax money, ha.

    15. Blackmantis (R.L.Black) 94 months ago | reply

      It is an amazing place...myself I was far to worried about walking the many miles to find my connection..(not enough time to take too many pictures.)..a task not made easier by my lack of Chinese language skills. NIce that you made time to get an excellent shot !

    16. antwerpenR 94 months ago | reply

      Love it...I'll be passing though in a few weeks and may try something similar

    17. ...phillippa... 92 months ago | reply

      this brings back a memory. I walked down that exact hallway just a month ago! (Gate 32) Great shot

    18. b80399 85 months ago | reply

      great picture! This is truly one of the best airports...

    19. Netteligent 48 months ago | reply

      I love your brief descriptions and keep laughing about TSA and US airport for about 3 minutes. My heart aches. Thanks.

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