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  • This loaded firearm and knife were discovered in a carry-on bag at Myrtle Beach (MYR).

    TSA Week in Review: 34 Firearms, Inert Grenades, and More

    February 20, 2015

    This loaded firearm and knife were discovered in a carry-on bag at Myrtle Beach (MYR). 34 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 34 firearms, 27 were loaded and 5 had rounds chambered. Inert Grenade Fishing Lure (ANC) Inert Ordnance and Grenades…
  • Loaded firearm discovered in a carry-on bag at PHX.

    TSA Week in Review: 49 Firearms Discovered in Carry-on Bags This Week

    February 13, 2015

    Loaded firearm discovered in a carry-on bag at PHX. 49 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 49 firearms, 43 were loaded and 16 had rounds chambered. Inert Ordnance and Grenades etc. - We continue to find inert grenades and other weaponry on a…
  • Loaded firearm discovered in a carry-on bag at GEG

    TSA Week in Review: 43 Firearms, Replica Dynamite, and More

    February 6, 2015

    Loaded firearm discovered in a carry-on bag at GEG. 43 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 43 firearms, 40 were loaded and 17 had rounds chambered. Inert Ordnance and Grenades etc. - We continue to find inert grenades and other weaponry on a…
  • Discovered a capped PVC pipe on the bottom is an actual pipe bomb

    Response to Passenger’s Arrest at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

    February 5, 2015

    On an average day at 450 U.S. airports, our officers screen nearly 1.8 million travelers, 4.5 million carry-on items and 1.2 million checked bags in order to keep the traveling public safe. Every day, our officers come across suspicious items that…
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    Updated TSA Travel Tips: A frequent flyer profile, a frequent flyer number, a Known Traveler Number and TSA Pre✓®: what does it all mean?

    February 3, 2015

    Updated 08/11/2015 - This post has been updated to bring you the latest information and tips on TSA Pre✓®. Review these tips if you just received your KTN or have not received TSA Pre✓®. If you have a Known Traveler Number (KTN), you might want to…
  • Firearm discovered in carry-on bag at RSW.

    TSA Week in Review: 37 Loaded Firearms, Sword Canes, and More

    January 30, 2015

    Firearm discovered in carry-on bag at RSW. 40 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 40 firearms, 37 were loaded and 11 had rounds chambered. Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - Artfully concealed is a term used to describe an item that was…
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    TSA Super Bowl XLIX Travel Tips

    January 29, 2015

    It’s come down to the Patriots and the Seahawks battling it out on the gridiron for the title of Super Bowl Champions! While most watch the game on TV, many are fortunate enough to go to the actual game. So, if you’re traveling to Phoenix for Super…
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    TSA 2014 Year in Review

    January 23, 2015

    Every day, transportation security officers interact with nearly two million travelers across the United States with a single goal in mind – ensuring the safety and security of the traveling public. We want to share with you examples of the…
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    TSA Week in Review: 33 Loaded Firearms & Strange Vials

    January 23, 2015

    Some of the 2,212 firearms discovered in 2014 Year in Review - Our 2014Year in Reviewblog post was published this morning. A record breaking 2,212 firearms were discovered in carry-on bags in 2014. Be sure to check it out for a rundown of all the…
  • Loaded firearm discovered in carry-on bag at IND

    TSA Week in Review: 33 Loaded Firearms Discovered This Week in Carry-on Bags

    January 16, 2015

    Loaded firearm discovered in carry-on bag at IND 43 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 43 firearms, 33 were loaded and 13 had rounds chambered. (Updated 1/20/15 10:58) Inert Ordnance and Grenades etc. - We continue to find inert grenades and…

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