The Federal Air Marshal Service — whose armed officers became a key part of post-September 11 airline security — has become a boys’ club that targets women, gays, blacks and other minorities, according to reports from current and former marshals.
Air marshals took taxpayer-funded plane trips for vacations and to visit families, and a supervisor was photographed, armed with a handgun, asleep on a flight, whistle-blowers say.
Despite the bad behavior, a government investigation found problems in the agency but said the overall mission of the air marshals hasn’t been compromised.
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