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Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport Responds to Bomb Threat

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Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport Responds to Bomb Threat

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport received a bomb threat at approximately 1PM today, one of many businesses, institutions, and other airports nationwide that received a bomb threat today. 

In accordance with its emergency plan, the Airport immediately notified the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office and Federal authorities.  Safety and security of Airport passengers and tenants was the top priority. 

A search of the Terminal by law enforcement confirmed the security of the facility, and multiple federal and local agencies deemed this a non-credible threat.  The County is reviewing the incident and its response.