TSA Pre✓® enrollment center coming to Hector International Airport

Local Press Release
Friday, May 17, 2019

FARGO, N.D. - Local residents will have the opportunity to enroll in TSA Pre✓® at Hector International Airport in Fargo, N.D. for five day starting Monday, June 3, 2019.

The temporary TSA Pre✓® enrollment center will be open Monday, June 3 through Friday, June 7. It will be located in the second floor conference room at the airport. The hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The address is 2801 – 32nd Avenue N. in Fargo.

Travelers eligible for TSA Pre✓® screening can leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belt during when going through the security checkpoint. In dedicated TSA Pre✓® lanes, travelers can leave their laptops, electronics larger than a cell phone and travel-size liquids in their carry-on luggage during the security checkpoint screening process. TSA operates a dedicated TSA Pre✓® lane at Hector International and at more than 200 airports nationwide.

The Transportation Security Administration is predicting summer 2019 will be the busiest summer on record, so now is an excellent time to enroll in TSA Pre✓®.

An in-person visit to the enrollment center is required to complete the application process. Applicants must bring a current U.S. passport or a driver license and a certified copy of a birth certificate. Fingerprints will be collected at the enrollment office.

The enrollment fee is $85, which covers a five-year period. The fee must be paid at the time of enrollment by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier’s check.

While walk-ins are accepted, people are strongly encouraged to make an appointment. Start by visiting www.tsa.gov/precheck and select “Apply Now.” Follow the online prompts and select “Hector International Airport” as the enrollment location.

Children 12 and under are permitted to use the TSA Pre✓® lane when traveling with an eligible parent or guardian. Sixty-seven airlines participate in TSA Pre✓®, giving travelers even more options and reasons to enroll in the program.