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    TSA Week in Review: April 29 - May 5

    May 9, 2019

    Let’s commence this blog post by recognizing all the upcoming graduates! May is the start of the graduation season. So, if you’re flying to see someone walk, do your homework and study these tips to easily pass through security. Oh the places you’ll…
  • Firearms cover

    TSA Week in Review: April 22 - 28

    May 1, 2019

    We are off to the races! The Kentucky Derby is this weekend and if you decide in the spur of the moment to attend, you can trot through the security checkpoint with these travel tips. If you’re flying out after the race, be sure to hoof it to the…
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    TSA Week in Review: April 15 - 21

    April 25, 2019

    Aviation security is our forte! And it is music to our ears when passengers know the rules. After all, we hate seeing people get in treble for forgetting a prohibited item in their bag. If you’re planning on traveling to tune into some Jazz at the…
  • Firearm cover

    TSA Week in Review: April 8 - 14

    April 18, 2019

    With spring comes flowers and I’ve heard the flowers will be in full bloom in Skagit Valley this weekend! If you do decide to book a last minute flight to tip toe through some tulips, then follow these travel tips to ensure a thorn-free trip!…
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    TSA Week in Review: April 1 - 7

    April 11, 2019

    Winter is coming! Well, eventually. And unless you travel using dragons, you’ll want to follow the rules to ensure a hassle-free trip from takeoff to King’s Landing! Is it just me or is everyone excited for the final season of Game of Thrones?!…
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    TSA Week in Review: March 18 - 31

    April 3, 2019

    Sorry I missed you last week… I was off visiting the Last Frontier State! If you’re from the lower 48, you might not be aware that aviation is a HUGE deal in Alaska, with TSA officers securing 23 airports throughout the year. To put that in context…
  • Spring Break

    Spring Break Travel Tips 2019

    March 22, 2019

    It’s time to ‘Spring’ forward and take a ‘Break’ from the winter weather. During the Spring Break travel period, which – believe it or not – began in late February and continues into April, TSA will screen an estimated 107 million passengers and…
  • Guns

    TSA Week in Review: March 11 - 17

    March 20, 2019

    As predicted, spring break has been busy, and I’ll go ahead and wager that, with the start of March Madness, it will only get busier. Let’s go Sooners! If you plan on traveling for a game, read below for more on how to become a professional globe…
  • guns

    TSA Week in Review: March 4 - 10

    March 13, 2019

    You remembered to set your clock forward, but 76 of you forgot how to travel with a firearm. Don’t worry, I got you covered! Check out our transporting firearms and ammunition page to learn how easy it is. Also, remember to take a look at your…
  • Passenger Support Specialist

    TSA On the Job: Passenger Support Specialist

    March 8, 2019

    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,…

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