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  • December 05, 2019
    It’s days after Thanksgiving, snow is softly falling and you’re in a food-induced trance. So put on your comfy pants, grab a turkey leg and read about how TSA stopped a grenade monster. But first, let’s talk turkey.It was a record breaking...
  • November 25, 2019
    Between November 4 and November 17, TSA screened 31.7 million passengers and found 205 firearms in carry-on bags. Of the 205 firearms discovered, 176 were loaded and 72 had a round chambered.Don’t pack your firearm in your carry-on bag. Bringing a...
  • November 19, 2019
    It’s “No Shave November,” the yearly event when men don’t shave, groom or cut their facial hair for the entire month, to raise cancer awareness.  But as the month draws to the end, you’re left with a choice: Keep and maintain your new look or clean...
  • November 13, 2019
    If you live in Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Vermont or Washington, you may be wondering if your enhanced driver’s license will be accepted at the security checkpoint come October 1, 2020.The short answer is, yes! State-issued enhanced driver’s...
  • November 06, 2019
    Between October 7 and November 3, TSA screened 65 million passengers and found 374 firearms in carry-on bags. Of the 374 firearms discovered, 333 were loaded and 118 had a round chambered.It was a busy October this year! We found 403 firearms last...
  • October 29, 2019
    Are you traveling for a spooky-good time on October 31st? We’ve collected our frequently asked Halloween questions and have come up with these fang-tastic travel tips!Pumpkin to talk aboutYour holiday pumpkin, carved or whole, is good to go through...
  • October 10, 2019
    Between September 23 and October 6, TSA screened 32 million passengers and found 206 firearms in carry-on bags. Of the 206 firearms discovered, 176 were loaded and 60 had a round chambered.We found 391 firearms in September, 34 more firearms in...
  • October 09, 2019
    Each year, the first full week of October is designated as Customer Service Week. It’s an opportunity to highlight the people that serve and support customers on a daily basis. We at the Transportation Security Administration pride ourselves in...
  • October 03, 2019
    By now, you may have heard the term “REAL ID” and how you will need one to travel. But in case you haven’t, here is a quick backstory.Congress passed the REAL ID Act in 2005, establishing minimum security standards for federal and state-issued IDs,...
  • September 25, 2019
    Between September 16 and 22, TSA screened 16 million passengers and found 91 firearms in carry-on bags. Of the 91 firearms discovered, 82 were loaded and 25 had a round chambered.Don’t pack your firearm in your carry-on bag. Bringing a firearm to...

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