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  • November 19, 2012 | 59 (# of comments)
    Since the holidays often bring out the infrequent and first-time travelers, I felt it important to address this on the blog.TSA has given passengers the option of opting out of imaging technology. If you choose to opt out, simply let the officer...
  • June 27, 2012 | 39 (# of comments)
    Ah... the 4th of July is almost here. I’m not going anywhere. I’ll be at home on my deck grilling brats, metts, and other assorted meats, but I’m sure some of you will be traveling. If that’s the case, here are a couple of pointers for you.Be sure...
  • December 25, 2011 | 38 (# of comments)
    From all of us at TSA, Happy Holidays and have a wonderful new year! Please enjoy this video from the TSA Los Angeles (LAX) Choir.Bob BurnsTSA Blog TeamIf you’d like to comment on an unrelated topic you can do so in our Off Topic Comments post. You...
  • November 15, 2011 | 37 (# of comments)
    Holiday Checkpoint Signage If you’re getting ready to travel for the holidays and need to brush up on airport security, you’re in the right place! Here is a cornucopia of travel info, tips and linkage that will help you get to where you’re going...
  • November 14, 2011 | 101 (# of comments)
    Photo Courtesy of MBIt's not even Thanksgiving yet and as I jumped into the blogosphere this morning, it was all abuzz with posts and tweets about TSA targeting wrapped presents at checkpoints. Names such as "Grinch" and "Scrooge" were being thrown...
  • July 01, 2011 | 57 (# of comments)
    Photo: SSGT. LONO KOLLARThe 4th of July is fast approaching and many of your are taking to the skies for your travel plans. This is your annual reminder to be sure to leave your fireworks at home and not take them on the plane. Be sure your children...
  • January 05, 2011 | 106 (# of comments)
    The holiday travel season of 2010 has come and gone and thanks to our hard working officers and prepared passengers, travelers were able to move through our checkpoints smoothly and uneventfully. Some are saying this is due to TSA turning off...
  • December 23, 2010 | 79 (# of comments)
    Thanksgiving was only a few weeks ago, but If you’re getting ready to travel for the holidays, you’re probably coming here looking for some tips. So this post is basically the Thanksgiving travel post minus all the corny pilgrim and turkey jokes. If...
  • November 24, 2010 | 197 (# of comments)
    What some protesters threatened as an opt out day has turned into a TSA appreciation day.As reports continue to come with normal or below-normal wait times, this will be our final update of this post today.Though volume was around expected levels,...
  • November 24, 2010 | 151 (# of comments)
    Stay tuned as this post will be updated throughout the day. We hope you find the information useful.This picture was taken earlier today at CVG.Operational Updates as of 5 p.m. EST: (Final Report)Dallas/Fort Worth: One Advanced Imaging Technology (...

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