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  • March 08, 2019 | 18 (# of comments)
    I’m a people person – there’s no doubt about it. As a TSA passenger support specialist at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Va., helping people is something I have the chance to do every day! I’m part of the TSA Cares program,...
  • October 24, 2017 | 4 (# of comments)
    Charlie Cox is the TSA Field Intelligence Officer for the Reagan National Airport (DCA). As you can imagine, there is a lot of ground to cover in the National Capital Region. So much so, that it is imperative our intelligence community not tackle it...
  • October 13, 2017 | 55 (# of comments)
    There are a lot more than 10 things we could tell you, but we kept the list at 10 for brevity. We don’t want to stray into “Too Long Didn’t Read (TLDR)” territory. We hope we teach you something new today! 1. The Federal Air Marshal Service is part...
  • August 25, 2017 | 24 (# of comments)
    Did You Know? 20 Factoid Nuggets You Might Not Know About TSAWhy struggle for conversation at your next social gathering when you can impress your friends by dropping some knowledge about TSA. You’ll be the life of the party for sure. A legend even…...
  • July 10, 2017 | 15 (# of comments)
    As a branch manager with TSA’s Innovation Task Force, I work with a great team to identify security challenges at an airport or transportation hub. We take our findings to our industry partners and ask what they can create to address these...
  • May 09, 2017 | 6 (# of comments)
    You may not know this, but near the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the Transportation Security Administration Systems Integration Facility. This facility is an impressive testing facility dedicated to the testing and evaluation of TSA...
  • April 03, 2017 | 24 (# of comments)
    As a lead transportation security officer at John F. Kennedy International Airport, I am responsible for the security screening of passengers and baggage, as well as supervising and providing training and leadership to other TSA officers. You can...
  • February 06, 2017 | 9 (# of comments)
    As a TSA Academy master security training instructor at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, Georgia, I provide training and motivation to seasoned and new officers daily to ensure they are prepared and confident as they head out...
  • November 28, 2016 | 12 (# of comments)
    As a member of the TSA Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response team, I work in collaboration with federal, state and local transportation stakeholders to prevent and deter acts of terrorism against U.S. transportation systems. My duties take TSA...
  • September 19, 2016 | 9 (# of comments)
    As a Cargo Transportation Security Inspector for TSA, I’m often the face of the agency for our airline partners. At JFK, we have more than 1,000 take offs and landings each day and many of those aircraft are cargo planes. Cargo is where I do the...

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