Blog Posts for 2021
TSA Turns 20: Our History… Envisioning the Future
In September, we wrote about how TSA was created in the aftermath of 9/11 to protect our nation’s transportation systems. This week, we’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of TSA’s inception.
Are You Shivering with Anticipation for Halloween?
The cooler weather isn’t the only thing sending shivers down our spine this month. It’s almost time for Halloween, and anyone who reads this blog knows one thing about us…we’ll never ghost ya when it comes to travel tips.
9/11: Stories that Shaped Who We Are
Twenty years ago, our country witnessed the single deadliest terrorist attack to ever take place on American soil. A day that forever changed our nation. A day from which our Transportation Security Administration was a direct result.
Meet TSA’s 2021 Cutest Canine Contest Winner!
Every dog has their day, and today belongs to Alona, the winner of this year’s TSA Cutest Canine Contest!
Travel like a VIP this summer with TSA PreCheck®!
We don’t know about you, but when we travel, we love feeling like VIPs. We don’t worry about long lines or whether or not our socks match. We keep our laptops in our bags and our belts on and buckled.
Prohibited Items Week 2021
We launched Prohibited Items Week for the first time last year as a way to highlight the great work of our officers in airports across the country.
TSA Commemorates Vietnam War Veterans
A few weeks ago, I learned that today, March 29, marks the national commemoration of the Vietnam War. Do you remember where you were in November 1955 when the Vietnam War began? How about in April of 1975 when the Vietnam War came to an end?
All in the Family: TSA Employees Volunteer for DHS Surge Capacity Force
The effects of COVID-19 reached each and every person across our country. But as the expression goes, in the worst of times, we begin to see the best in people.
Now Hiring: Why You Actually Want to be a Transportation Security Officer
In case you missed it, TSA recently announced the hiring of over 6,000 Transportation Security Officers – or TSOs for short – in anticipatio
TSA’s Explosives Detection Canines are Something to Woof About!
Hey, it’s me, Cooper! You might recognize me from TSA’s social media – my birthday was kind of a big deal.