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    TSA Week in Review - 33 Firearms Discovered This Week in Carry-On Bags (22 Were Loaded)

    Three firearms discovered at a Chicago O'Hare TSA Checkpoint 33 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 33 firearms, 26 were loaded and seven had rounds chambered. Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your bags prior to…
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    Summer Wait Times Down Despite Busiest Summer in Years

    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…
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    TSA Week in Review - 42 Loaded Firearms and a Strange Item at Albany

    Loaded Folding Rifle Discovered in Carry-on Bag At DFW. 52Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 52 firearms, 42 were loaded and 10 had rounds chambered. Strange Item Discovered at Albany - A notebook cover was discovered yesterday in a carry-on bag…
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    TSA Week in Review - 35 Loaded Firearms, Inert Grenades, Lipstick Knife, and More

    42 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 42firearms, 35 were loaded and seven had rounds chambered. Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your bags prior to traveling to ensure you are not carrying prohibited items. If a…
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    TSA Travel Tips - Traveling With Medication

    One of the more popular questions we get from travelers is: “Can I travel with my medication.” The answer is yes, with some qualifiers. Here are a few tips that you might find helpful. It is not necessary to present your medication to, or notify an…
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    TSA Week in Review - 33 Loaded Firearms, Stun Grenade, and More

    Loaded firearm discovered in carry-on bag at AUS. 42 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 42 firearms, 33 were loaded and nine had rounds chambered. Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your bags prior to traveling to…
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    TSA Travel Tips: Labor Day & Back to School Travel

    Labor Day is quickly approaching! It’s likely you are either off to school, taking an end of summer trip, or just plopping down on your couch and watching the tube. Whatever it is you’re doing, if you’re traveling by commercial aircraft, here are…
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    TSA Week in Review - 39 Loaded Firearms and Other Items of Note Discovered This Week

    Loaded firearm discovered in carry-on bag at HOU. 46 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 46 firearms, 39 were loaded and nine had rounds chambered. Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your bags prior to traveling to…
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    TSA Explosives Training Program

    A Transportation Security Officer’s most important goal is to keep items off of planes that could cause catastrophic damage to an aircraft. In order to do this, they continuously train to identify explosive components and keep them from ever making…
  • Loaded Firearms Discovered in a Carry-On Bag at Charlotte (CLT)

    TSA Week in Review - 45 Loaded Firearms, a Fireworks Kit, Sword Canes, and More

    Loaded Firearms Discovered in a Carry-On Bag at Charlotte (CLT) 51 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 52 firearms, 45 were loaded and 21 had rounds chambered. Aluminum Powder - Two bags of aluminum powder, two mortar shells, and a fireworks…

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