Blog Posts for April 2014
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April 29, 2014
Today’s travel tip: If you’re an Air Canada passenger, you might want to read thisTSA Pre✓® expanded today to include eligible customers of Air Canada, the first international carrier to participate.TSA Pre✓® operations are now available at more...
April 25, 2014
Loaded Firearm (AUS)42 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 42 firearms, 36 were loaded and 12 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Inert Ordnance and Grenades etc. - We continue to find inert hand...
April 22, 2014
National Guard members, as well as DoD and Coast Guard civilians.TSA Pre✓® allows participants to keep their shoes, belt and light jacket on and leave laptops and 3-1-1 compliant liquids in their carry-on bags when going through airport security.To...
April 18, 2014
Discovered at (DAL) Checkpoint - 3 Loaded Magazines in Case, But Firearm Was Not Loaded43 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 43 firearms, 41 were loaded and 13 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post....
April 16, 2014
Travelers around the country are moving through airports with greater ease as a result of TSA Pre✓®, the expedited screening program that allows pre-approved travelers to leave on their shoes, light outerwear and beltsand keep laptops in their case...
Concealed Firearms (L-R) CVG & SATConcealed Firearms- Normally when our officers discover firearms, they’re inside carry-on bags. This week, three loaded firearms were discovered on the passenger.A 380. caliber firearm loaded with five rounds...
April 08, 2014
When traveling with portable oxygen, the first thing travelers should do is contact their airline. Not all airlines allow the use of portable oxygen concentrators, so that’s a very important first step. Travelers should also check with the...
April 04, 2014
Loaded Gun Discovered at (CLT)34 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 34 firearms, 26 were loaded and nine had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Live Flash Bang Grenade (MEM)Inert Ordnance and...
April 01, 2014
If you are being treated for diabetes or some other medical condition and have concerns about TSA’s screening process, please contact the TSA Cares Helpline. Travelers or families of passengers with disabilities and medical conditions can call the...