Flyers call knives-on-planes policy 'common sense'

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 | 7:59 a.m. CST; updated 9:26 a.m. CST, Wednesday, March 6, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Flyers reacted with shrugs but largely agreed with a new policy announced by the Transportation Security Administration that airline passengers will be able to carry small knives and previously forbidden sports equipment on planes.