Instead of using TSA Transportation Security Administration security checks, which include the use of backscatter X-ray and millimetre wave detection, Corinne would rather wear her bikini so security officers can see she has nothing to hide. The enhanced X-ray screening procedures were brought into effect at all U. But when the new security checks were brought in last year, many Americans were left furious at the rigid rules. Strip check: Corinne Theile arrived at LAX in a warm winter coat and boots before stripping down to her swimsuit.
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A woman wearing nothing but a black bikini went through airport security at Los Angeles International Airport the day before Thanksgiving. She was catching a flight from LAX on her way home for Thanksgiving. Wearing a bikini is Theile's way of dealing with the controversial new airport security rules. She wore brown boots and a long black coat over her bikini, then took off the coat and got this reaction from shocked security guards: "They just said, 'You're in a bikini! It was actually my most pleasant screening I've ever had," she said.