Press Releases

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MANCHESTER, N.H. – A Manchester, New Hampshire, woman was caught with a loaded handgun at the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport security checkpoint this morning (Jan. 6) after Transportation Security Administration officers detected a 9 mm handgun…
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PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day recruitment event on Jan. 30, to assist individuals interested in applying for a job as a TSA officer at Plattsburgh International and/or Adirondack Regional…
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RICHMOND, VA —  A Transportation Security Administration officer who questioned the identity of a Richmond International Airport traveler who presented what she believed to be a fake ID, turned out to have come face-to-face last week with a man…
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ARLINGTON, Va. – An Alabama man started the new year on a sour note when he brought his loaded handgun to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) on the first day of the new year. The man was cited by airport police after a Transportation…
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NANTUCKET – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day “Express” recruitment event on Saturday, January 18, to assist individuals interested in applying for a job as a TSA officer at Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK). The…
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NANTUCKET – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day “Express” recruitment event on Saturday, January 18, to assist individuals interested in applying for a job as a TSA officer at Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK). The…
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RICHMOND, Va. – A Henrico County, Virginia, man was arrested on state weapons charges by police at Richmond International Airport on Monday, December 30, after a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer found a .38 caliber handgun loaded…
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WARWICK, RI –A Florida man was arrested by airport police yesterday (December 29) after Transportation Security Administration officers at T.F. Green International Airport (PVD) caught him with a .22 caliber in his carry-on bag at the security…
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BOSTON – Transportation Security Administration officers caught a Merrimack County, New Hampshire, man trying to bring a loaded semi-automatic handgun onto an airplane early this morning, December 30, at Boston Logan International Airport. It was…
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BOSTON – Transportation Security Administration officers caught a man who tried to bring an antique gun that he said that he inherited from his grandfather through a security checkpoint at Boston Logan International Airport checkpoint on Christmas.…
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PITTSBURGH – Transportation Security Administration officers at Pittsburgh International Airport caught a record-breaking 35th gun at the security checkpoint yesterday, December 23. A Marion County, West Virginia, man was caught trying to bring a 9…
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NEW YORK – The number of passengers expected to fly this holiday through LaGuardia, Newark Liberty International and John F. Kennedy International Airports is expected to be high and those travelers need to be well-prepared for arrival at the…
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WASHINGTON - As part of the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) ongoing effort to raise the baseline of global aviation security, TSA recently signed a Joint Statement of Intent with South Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and…
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WINDSOR LOCKS, Ct. – The number of passengers expected to fly this holiday through Bradley International Airport is expected to be high and those travelers need to be well-prepared for arrival at the airport. Travelers are advised to arrive at the…
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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.— The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now offering the use of “blended lanes” at select airports nationwide, to include Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA). Blended lanes provides TSA Pre✓®…
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WARWICK, RI – The number of passengers expected to fly this holiday through T.F. Green Airport is expected to be high and those travelers need to be well-prepared for arrival at the airport. Travelers are advised to arrive at the security checkpoint…
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WARWICK,  RI –A Providence County, Rhode Island, man was stopped yesterday (December 17) after Transportation Security Administration officers at T.F. Green International Airport (PVD) caught him with a .22 caliber handgun along with a magazine…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration expects another high volume period for the upcoming holiday season. Between Dec. 19 and Jan. 5, TSA estimates 42 million passengers will travel through security screening checkpoints nationwide…
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SYRACUSE, NY – An Oneida County, New York, woman was caught by Transportation Security Administration officers with a .32 caliber handgun loaded with three bullets in her carry-on bag on Wednesday, December 18, at Syracuse-Hancock International…
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ARLINGTON, VA – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and Metro (Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority) are partnering to test new security technology intended to protect riders by detecting potential explosive devices and other…
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CASPER– The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) begins offering Blended Lanes at Casper/Natrona County International Airport (CPR). Blended Lanes provides TSA Pre✓® screening to confirmed TSA Pre✓® individuals and their accessible property…
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PHILADELPHIA – Transportation Security Administration officers at Philadelphia International Airport have stopped two guns from getting past checkpoints and onto airplanes in the last two days. A woman was caught with a .38 caliber handgun loaded…
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The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now offering the use of “blended lanes” at all six airports in Maine. Blended lanes provides TSA Pre✓® screening to confirmed TSA Pre✓® individuals and their accessible…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today the expansion of its TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program with the addition of Alitalia Airlines and Qantas Airways. These two airlines bring the total number of TSA Pre…
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BILLINGS, Mont. - Just in time for the holiday travel season, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced that it now offers blended lanes at 13 airports in Montana. Blended lanes provide TSA Pre✓® screening to eligible travelers and…