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Blog Posts for June 2017

  • June 29, 2017 | 19 (# of comments)
    TSA discovered 59 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 59 firearms discovered, 50 were loaded and 15 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • June 28, 2017 | 96 (# of comments)
    Do you have to remove books from your carry-on bags prior to sending your bag through the X-ray?Short answer: NoLonger answer (but still pretty short): You know us… We’re always testing procedures to help stay ahead of our adversaries. We were...
  • June 22, 2017 | 28 (# of comments)
    TSA discovered 73 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 73 firearms discovered, 61 were loaded and 20 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • June 15, 2017 | 7 (# of comments)
    TSA discovered 75 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 75 firearms discovered, 60 were loaded and 18 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • June 12, 2017 | 14 (# of comments)
    It’s no secret that the threat from terrorism is continuously evolving and imaginative. That’s why TSA is working aggressively and creatively to counter terrorist operations and protect the nation’s transportation systems.With attacks taking place...
  • June 08, 2017 | 31 (# of comments)
    TSA discovered 150 firearms over the last two weeks in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 150 firearms discovered, 128 were loaded and 53 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to...
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