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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 we…
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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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    TSA Week in Review: June 3 - 16

    June 20, 2019

    Sorry I missed you all last week. Moving stinks! And cross country moves can literally put you flat on your back. Luckily, if your moving requires you to get on an airplane, TSA has your back – at least figuratively! Here are some travel tips to…
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    TSA Week in Review: May 27 - June 2

    June 5, 2019

    Everybody, let’s rock! Not to get you all shook up, but the Tupelo Elvis Festival is this week – and it’s the 20th anniversary! If you’re planning on getting out the hair gel and taking that flight to Mississippi, we have some travel tips to make…
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    TSA Week in Review: May 20 - 26

    May 30, 2019

    Here we are, only a few days past Memorial Day, and we are off and running with the 2019 summer travel season. If the numbers from last weekend are any indication, it looks like we’re in for one of our busiest summer travel seasons ever. Friday, May…
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    TSA Week in Review: May 6 - 19

    May 22, 2019

    Sorry I missed you all last week. Sometimes I wish I were a robot so I could crank out these blog posts without ever needing to power down. Now, with my batteries recharged, I’m kicking off the rust and jumping in! Between May 6 and 19, TSA screened…
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    TSA Travel Tips: Navigating the Airport with a Guide Dog

    May 15, 2019

    Traveling doesn’t have to be a stressful experience. Here’s what you can expect if you or someone you know is visually impaired and traveling with a guide dog. Plan ahead Education and preparation are key to help you and your guide dog gain…
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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…

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