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November 16, 2018 | Local Press Release
PHILADELPHIA – The number of passengers expected to fly this Thanksgiving season is expected to be high with more than 2.4 million passengers per day expected to pass through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints nationwide each day...
November 16, 2018 | Local Press Release
ARLINGTON, Va. – With Thanksgiving just a few days away, travelers are eager to bring some of their favorite food items with them for their flights and contribute to the Thanksgiving table. Sometimes the items come from a favorite local shop such as...
November 16, 2018 | Local Press Release
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – More than 500 travelers are expected to be screened by Transportation Security Administration officers at University Park Airport each day during the busy Thanksgiving holiday travel period. Overall, the number of passengers...
November 15, 2018 | Local Press Release
RONKONKOMA, N.Y. – Residents of Long Island will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program inside the Long Island MacArthur Airport terminal from November 27 to December 7, where...
November 15, 2018 | Local Press Release
PITTSBURGH – The number of passengers expected to fly this Thanksgiving season is expected to be high with more than 2.4 million passengers per day expected to pass through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints nationwide each day...
November 15, 2018 | Local Press Release
SAN FRANCISCO - The Transportation Security Administration joined San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and United Airlines Wednesday to unveil state-of-the-art checkpoint technology ahead of the busy holiday travel season. Located in SFO’s...
November 13, 2018 | Local Press Release
ARLINGTON, Va. –  Transportation Security Administration officers at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) stopped two travelers carrying handguns at checkpoints within a three-day span.TSA officers stopped a woman with a .380 caliber...
November 13, 2018 | Local Press Release
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A Tennessee man was caught by the Transportation Security Administration with a loaded gun in his carry-on bag at the Huntington Tri-State Airport checkpoint on Monday, November 13. TSA officers stopped the Butler, Tennessee,...
November 13, 2018 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration is expecting a record breaking number of flyers this upcoming Thanksgiving holiday travel period with more than 25 million passengers traveling through security screening checkpoints nationwide...
November 09, 2018 | Local Press Release
TWIN FALLS, Idaho - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) nationally expects to screen a record number of people during the 2018 Thanksgiving season. TSA projects it will screen 25 million travelers between Friday, November 16 and Monday...
November 09, 2018 | Local Press Release
DENVER – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day, “fast track” hiring event on Saturday, November 10, to recruit full- and part-time Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) to work at Denver International Airport (DEN...
November 07, 2018 | Local Press Release
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – The number of passengers expected to be screened at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints across the country this Thanksgiving season is expected to be extremely high. From Friday, November 16 through Monday,...
November 06, 2018 | Local Press Release
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered a loaded firearm at the Nashville International Airport (BNA) checkpoint this morning.  At approximately 5:30 a.m., a loaded Diamondback .380 caliber handgun was...
November 06, 2018 | Local Press Release
NEW YORK – The number of passengers expected to be screened at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints across the country this Thanksgiving season is expected to be extremely high. From Friday, November 16 through Monday, November...
November 05, 2018 | Local Press Release
*/ NORFOLK, Va. - A Hampton Roads area woman woman was caught by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) with a loaded handgun at a Norfolk International Airport checkpoint on Friday, November 2nd, marking the 18th firearm that TSA...
November 02, 2018 | Local Press Release
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Employees at Aberdeen Regional Airport (ABR) collected more than 2,100 pounds of food and other items over a two-month period as part of the annual Feds Feed Families food and supplies drive. Earlier this week, they learned their...
November 01, 2018 | Local Press Release
NANTUCKET, Mass. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day recruitment and hiring event Saturday, November 3, to recruit full- and part-time Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) to work at Nantucket Memorial Airport...
November 01, 2018 | Local Press Release
MILWAUKEE - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered a loaded firearm in a passenger’s carry-on bag at a security screening checkpoint at Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) on Wednesday, Oct. 31.      The ....
October 30, 2018 | Local Press Release
SEATTLE – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day recruitment and hiring event Saturday, November 3, to recruit full- and part-time Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) to work at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport...
October 30, 2018 | Local Press Release
Mosinee, Wis. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced that a temporary TSA Pre✓® Application Center will be open at Central Wisconsin Regional Airport (CWA) from Monday, Nov. 5 through Friday, November 9.The TSA Pre✓®...
October 25, 2018 | Local Press Release
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Officials with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Thursday highlighted the agency’s Passenger Screening Canines (PSCs), a key asset used to enhance security and keep passengers safe and secure when departing Norman Y...
October 23, 2018 | Local Press Release
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Residents of Union County, New Jersey, and the surrounding area will be able to apply for enrollment in the Transportation Security Administration’s TSA Pre✓® program at Keller Williams Midtown Direct Realty Nov. 26 — 30, where...
October 23, 2018 | Local Press Release
PORTLAND, Ore. – A male traveler fled the security checkpoint at Portland International Airport (PDX) Saturday after presenting a fraudulent driver license to a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer.TSA officers used the new...
October 22, 2018 | Local Press Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. – A York County, Pennsylvania, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)  Friday, Oct. 19, when they detected a loaded gun in the man’s carry-on bag. The York Haven,...
October 22, 2018 | Local Press Release
LINTHICUM, Md. – Transportation Security Administration officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) caught a North Carolina man with a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag Oct. 20.The man had the .380 caliber handgun...

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