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  • 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...
  • June 24, 2019
    TSA is playing a big role in protecting our nation’s environment. The department’s Occupational Safety, Health, and Environment Division recently announced the 2019 winners of their annual Environmental Stewardship Awards. Out of more than 100...
  • June 21, 2019
    Want to bring some ‘air sodas’ on your next flight? That’s cool with us! Whether you are traveling with craft beer, cougar juice or hard liquor, we’ve got you covered. Don’t be absinthe-minded and make pour choices, follow these tips on your next...
  • June 20, 2019
    Sorry I missed you all last week. Moving stinks! And cross country moves can literally put you flat on your back. Luckily, if your moving requires you to get on an airplane, TSA has your back – at least figuratively! Here are some travel tips to...
  • June 05, 2019
    Everybody, let’s rock! Not to get you all shook up, but the Tupelo Elvis Festival is this week – and it’s the 20th anniversary! If you’re planning on getting out the hair gel and taking that flight to Mississippi, we have some travel tips to make...
  • May 30, 2019
    Here we are, only a few days past Memorial Day, and we are off and running with the 2019 summer travel season. If the numbers from last weekend are any indication, it looks like we’re in for one of our busiest summer travel seasons ever. Friday, May...

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