HNL TSA dog King retires

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HONOLULU (KHON2)– One of Honolulu airport’s most important safety assets retired Monday with a big bang.

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King is a 10-year-old labrador retriever.

He’s an explosive detection canine for the TSA at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.

After seven years of dedicated service, his team sent him off on a well-deserved retirement with a bunch of tennis balls and even a retirement cake.

King has also worked a presidential inauguration and several big name sports events.

He lives at home with his handler Lance, and loves swimming at the beach, sleeping on the couch and eating.

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