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    TSA Week in Review: August 5 - 11

    August 15, 2019

    Last weekend my fiancé and I went to the Maine Wildlife Park for the first time. As the entrance line moved slowly forward, I saw a small sign that said, “cash only.” Being the cliché millennial, I, of course, only had a debit card. My heart sank. I…
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    TSA Week in Review: July 22 - August 4

    August 8, 2019

    Sorry I missed you all last week. Sometimes you just need some down time. While I was off, our officers were busy stopping dangerous items from making their way on to commercial aircrafts. Below are some of the items they stopped. In July we found…
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    TSA Week in Review: July 15 - 21

    July 24, 2019

    Dang, was it a hot one last weekend?! If you’re headed to the beach to escape the heat, a friendly reminder that Shark Week starts this weekend! You might be thinking, “We’re going to need a bigger… air conditioner.” If the baby shark, mommy shark…
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    TSA Week in Review: July 8 - 14

    July 17, 2019

    It’s a bird… it’s a plane… Nope, it’s just another TSA Week in Review! This week San Diego is hosting Comic-Con, an annual gathering of extraordinary comic book fans. If you’re planning to tie on the cape and try to fly there, you may not get too…
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    TSA Week in Review: July 1 - 7

    July 10, 2019

    A little birdie told me that this weekend is the start of the annual Wayne Chicken Show in Wayne, Nebraska! This year’s theme is Chickens from Around the World. So if you’re planning on flying the coop with your backyard bird to compete in the…
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    TSA Week in Review: June 24 - 30

    July 5, 2019

    I hope everyone had a great Independence Day. Today marks the start of Roswell’s 24th annual UFO Festival. The UFO Festival invites skeptics, believers and aliens to celebrate the alleged 1947 UFO crash. So if you’re planning on jumping on a…
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    Fourth of July 2019 Travel Tips

    July 2, 2019

    The Fourth of July holiday traditionally marks the half-way point of the summer travel season. This year, the period is shaping up to be busier than ever. We are expecting 263 million passengers and crew members to pass through our security…
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    TSA Week in Review: June 17 - 23

    June 27, 2019

    June 21 was the summer solstice which marks the midpoint of summer. Now that we are heading towards fall, it’s important to remember that the summer travel season is still peaking! Our second busiest day in TSA history was on June 21 where…
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    TSA Recognizes Teams that Help Protect the Environment

    June 24, 2019

    TSA is playing a big role in protecting our nation’s environment. The department’s Occupational Safety, Health, and Environment Division recently announced the 2019 winners of their annual Environmental Stewardship Awards. Out of more than 100…
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    TSA Travel Tip: Traveling with Alcohol

    June 21, 2019

    Want to bring some ‘air sodas’ on your next flight? That’s cool with us! Whether you are traveling with craft beer, cougar juice or hard liquor, we’ve got you covered. Don’t be absinthe-minded and make pour choices, follow these tips on your next…

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