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Stranded PWC rider walks across airport runways

A personal watercraft driver who became stranded in New York City’s Jamaica Bay easily breached JFK International Airport’s security system by walking undetected through two runways and into a terminal.

The rider reportedly swam to shore and then walked past motion sensors and closed-circuit cameras of the airport's Perimeter Intrusion Detection System. The $100 million system is meant to safeguard against terrorists.

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