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  • May 25, 2017 | 6 (# of comments)
    It’s almost time to take the skies for those long awaited summer vacations. Below are tips and links to information on some of the most common travel-related questions. It’s best to be prepared before arriving at the checkpoint and makes things far...
  • June 01, 2016 | 57 (# of comments)
    Cross-posted from DHS.GOV Taking leave this summer? Even when traveling for personal time, military and DoD civilian members qualify for TSA Pre✓® –without any extra effort.Lately, longer than usual lines at the airport have been in the news as the...
  • May 25, 2016 | 33 (# of comments)
    While Memorial Day is seen by many as the official start of summer, there is more to the day than pool openings and cookouts. Having fun with your families and friends is important, but of equal importance is taking a moment to reflect on those who...
  • May 19, 2015 | 46 (# of comments)
    Photo Courtesy of VAWhile Memorial Day is seen by many as the official start of summer, there is more to May 25th than pool openings and cookouts. Have fun with your families and friends, and please remember to pause and reflect on those who have...
  • September 15, 2014 | 33 (# of comments)
    Wait times at the security checkpoint are way down compared to last summer. So, what are we doing differently? Well, we’re providing the most efficient security in the most effective way possible.All of our layers of security are still firmly in...
  • June 26, 2014 | 41 (# of comments)
    Fireworks Discovered by TSA OfficersI know my annual fireworks reminders sound a bit silly, but travelers really do continue to pack them. I guess it’s not too surprising when you think about it. Over 900 firearms (most of them loaded) have been...
  • May 29, 2014 | 23 (# of comments)
    Memorial Day has come and gone, and no matter what the almanac says, it’s officially summertime to many eager travelers. With so many gearing up for summer travel, we figured it would be helpful to list all of our weekly travel tip posts on one page...
  • May 21, 2014 | 17 (# of comments)
    It was a long and hard winter, but summer is in the air! Memorial Day is just around the corner and before you know it, you’ll be wearing white slacks and funning in the sun. This post provides links to a cornucopia of answers to questions that...
  • May 28, 2013 | 11 (# of comments)
    Scuba GearCharlie Foreman wrote a post about this time last year for the TSA Blog about traveling with scuba gear. We decided to share it again this summer for those of you who might have missed it. Enjoy this very informative post! ~ BobA little...
  • May 21, 2013 | 26 (# of comments)
    Summer is almost here! People all over the country are getting their pools and patio furniture ready for the warmer days to come. Many are preparing for travel too! Whether you’re going on a family vacation or a business trip, there is sure to be...

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