Blog Posts for 05 2016
This is the first in a new series of #TSAontheJob guest blogs where you’ll hear from different members of our workforce about the work they do and why it’s important.
TSA Week in Review: May 20th - 26th - A Record Breaking 74 Firearms Discovered in Carry-on Bags This Week - 65 Loaded
We know that there have been longer than usual lines at our busiest checkpoints during peak travel times and we are working hard to reduce the wait times as much as possible.
Do you have TSA Pre✓®? The expedited screening program is one way that you can shorten your wait at the security checkpoint this summer. But TSA Pre✓® only works if you do! Make sure that you’re getting the benefits. Check it out:
We’ve been seeing claims suggesting that TSA is intentionally slowing down lines around the nation in order to profit from increased TSA Pre✓® enrollments.
Fifty-six firearms were discovered this week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 56 firearms discovered, 42 were loaded and 13 had a round chambered.
Sixty-eight firearms were discovered this week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 68 firearms discovered, 58 were loaded and 27 had a round chambered.
We see a lot of questions at @AskTSA about e-cigarettes, vape-pens and other nicotine delivery systems, such as the tweet below:
Fifty-eight firearms were discovered this week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 58 firearms discovered, 51 were loaded and 14 had a round chambered.