Unlike airports, international trains in Europe do not have routine identity and baggage checks
, apart from the Eurostar train (pictured) linking the continent to the UK, which is not a Schengen member.
It introduced tougher screening rules, including body pat-down searches and carry-on baggage checks
, for passengers arriving from 14 nations which the authorities consider a security risk.
There were no security, baggage checks
or customs officials in attendance.
Airports will be patrolled by armed police with bomb sniffer dogs and there will be random baggage checks
Once the major carriers approve, a step likely to be taken within two weeks, SeaPort President Rob McKinney will be free to announce the partnership he said would open air travel to and from Pendleton to convenient online ticketing and through baggage checks
India and New Zealand imposed similar measures as flights were delayed and long queues formed at airports around Asia because of the new security measures, which include frisking and intensive baggage checks
s Reagan and Dulles airports, where people are rarely asked for baggage checks