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  • Football on field.

    TSA Travel Tips Tuesday: Super Bowl XLVIII

    January 28, 2014

    Photo Courtesy of www.goodyearaz.gov With masses of people expected to travel to and from the New York area for Super Bowl XLVIII, I thought that a few tips on getting in and out of the area as conveniently as possible would help. Thousands of…
  • Loaded Gun (ICT)

    TSA Week in Review - 23 Firearms Discovered This Week (20 Loaded)

    January 24, 2014

    Loaded Gun (ICT) 23 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 23 firearms, 20 were loaded and four had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post. L-R: Grenade Cologne (DCA), Grenade Lighter (SBA) Inert Ordnance…
  • Loaded Firearm (ATL)

    TSA Week in Review - 42 Firearms Discovered This Week (37 Loaded)

    January 17, 2014

    Loaded Firearm (ATL) Keep an eye out next week for the 2013 TSA Blog Year in Review Post! If you haven’t read them yet, make sure you check out our year in review posts from 2011 and 2012. 42 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 42 firearms, 37…
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    TSA Travel Tips Tuesday: Lost & Found

    January 14, 2014

    Items are frequently left behind at TSA checkpoints, whether from seasoned travelers or first-time fliers. I can attest that it is an empty feeling when you realize that you left something behind, especially when you realize it at 30,000 feet in the…
  • Loaded Firearm (TPA)

    TSA Week in Review - 28 Firearms Discovered This Week (20 Loaded)

    January 10, 2014

    Loaded Firearm (TPA) 28 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 28 firearms, 20 were loaded and five had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post. Left - Right: Discovered at MEM, MFR, EWR, MDW, OTZ, EWR Stun…
  • Loaded Gun Discovered In Carry-on Bag at (GJT)

    TSA Week in Review - 27 Firearms Discovered This Week (21 Loaded)

    January 3, 2014

    Loaded Gun Discovered In Carry-on Bag at (GJT) 27 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 27 firearms, 21 were loaded and five had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post. Inert 40mm Artillery Shell (SEA)…
  • These are samples of several aerosol items that did not make it past the checkpoint in carry-on baggage and were surrendered to TSA at the checkpoint.

    TSA Travel Tips Tuesday - Aerosols

    August 20, 2013

    These are aerosol items that were surrendered to TSA at the checkpoint. Tuesday’s TSA Travel Tip has to do with toiletries in aerosol containers. Traveling to weddings, birthdays, job interviews, vacations and other special occasions often…
  • Deodorant

    TSA Travel Tips Tuesday: Flying with Deodorant Isn’t a Sticky Situation

    July 9, 2013

    Deodorant regularly shows up in our top 10 list of search keywords that brought people to our blog. Why wouldn’t it? Many use it and you definitely need it when you travel. There have been times that I’ve been on a hot stuffy plane where the person…
  • Batteries

    Travel Tips Tuesday: Safely Packing Batteries for Your Trip

    June 11, 2013

    If you’re traveling on vacation this summer, you’ll most likely need to bring some batteries along, whether they’re for your camera, personal electronics or other battery-operated equipment. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has implemented…
  • Shaving razor, brush, and mug.

    Safety Razors and Disposable Razors

    August 17, 2010

    I've seen a lot of confusion out there on what types of razors are OK to take with you in your carry-on baggage. This post is just a quick and basic attempt to clear up any confusion. Let me just start by saying that electric razors are OK, but…

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