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Heathrow Airport, Heathrow, Scotland Yard, Britain, 9mm

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Gun-Row Heathrow: This was the menacing scene which greeting travellers at Heathrow Airport yesterday. It is the only place in mainland Britain where a policeman in uniform is opennly carrying a weapon. And a his orders are "Shoot to kill". For the first time ever officers carried arms at the airport tocounter the worldwide threat of terrorism. Heathrow's new security began at 8am yesterday with a briefing for the 12-man squad from Scotland Yard's elite D11 squad, called the "Blue Berets". Man at Arms... A D11 officers with a Kocj 9mm sub-machine pistol at Heathrow Airport. January 1986 P003977"

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Color Black & White
Keywords Security ,Police,Armed,Travel,Airport,Terrorism,Passengers,1980s
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1986
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