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  • August 28, 2019
    Monday was National Dog Day! We held the Cutest TSA Explosives Detection K9 Contest on our Instagram page. The winner was Alfie from Sky Harbor International Airport-Phoenix (PHX). Congratulations to Alfie and all TSA canines, because in my book...
  • August 21, 2019
    I went fishing last weekend and caught a whopper of a fish. I didn’t have my camera though so you’ll just have to trust me ;) Lucky for you, our officers did have their cameras when we caught these whoppers!If you’re angling to get in one more...
  • August 15, 2019
    Last weekend my fiancé and I went to the Maine Wildlife Park for the first time. As the entrance line moved slowly forward, I saw a small sign that said, “cash only.” Being the cliché millennial, I, of course, only had a debit card. My heart sank. I...
  • August 08, 2019
    Sorry I missed you all last week. Sometimes you just need some down time. While I was off, our officers were busy stopping dangerous items from making their way on to commercial aircrafts. Below are some of the items they stopped.In July we found...
  • July 24, 2019
    Dang, was it a hot one last weekend?! If you’re headed to the beach to escape the heat, a friendly reminder that Shark Week starts this weekend! You might be thinking, “We’re going to need a bigger… air conditioner.” If the baby shark, mommy shark...
  • July 17, 2019
    It’s a bird… it’s a plane… Nope, it’s just another TSA Week in Review! This week San Diego is hosting Comic-Con, an annual gathering of extraordinary comic book fans. If you’re planning to tie on the cape and try to fly there, you may not get too...
  • July 10, 2019
    A little birdie told me that this weekend is the start of the annual Wayne Chicken Show in Wayne, Nebraska! This year’s theme is Chickens from Around the World. So if you’re planning on flying the coop with your backyard bird to compete in the...
  • July 05, 2019
    I hope everyone had a great Independence Day. Today marks the start of Roswell’s 24th annual UFO Festival. The UFO Festival invites skeptics, believers and aliens to celebrate the alleged 1947 UFO crash. So if you’re planning on jumping on a...
  • July 02, 2019
    The Fourth of July holiday traditionally marks the half-way point of the summer travel season. This year, the period is shaping up to be busier than ever. We are expecting 263 million passengers and crew members to pass through our security...
  • June 27, 2019
    June 21 was the summer solstice which marks the midpoint of summer. Now that we are heading towards fall, it’s important to remember that the summer travel season is still peaking! Our second busiest day in TSA history was on June 21 where we...

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