Press Releases

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DALLAS — The Transportation Security Administration and American Airlines today announced the opening of a second application site at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) for TSA Pre✓®, an expedited screening program that allows travelers…
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WASHINGTON — As the result of the ongoing partnership with the Department of Defense, the Transportation Security Administration has extended TSA Pre✓® expedited screening benefits to students of four U.S. service…
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FARGO, N.D. — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the start of TSA Pre✓® operations at Hector International Airport (FAR). TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that allows select FAR flyers to leave on their shoes,…
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LOS ANGELES — The Transportation Security Administration, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Southwest Airlines today announced the opening of a third application site for TSA Pre✓®, an expedited screening program that allows travelers to…
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the start of TSA Pre✓® operations at Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA). TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that allows select FWA flyers to leave on their…
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WASHINGTON – John S. Pistole, the Transportation Security Administration’s longest serving administrator, today announced his retirement from public service, effective Dec. 31, 2014, following more than 31 years in the federal government, including…
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PHOENIX — The Transportation Security Administration and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening program that allows travelers to leave on their shoes,…
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HIGHFILL, Ark. — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the start of TSA Pre✓™ operations at Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA). TSA Pre✓™ is an expedited screening program that allows select XNA flyers to leave on their…
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WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the selection of Trinity Technology Group Inc. as the private screening contractor for Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) under the agency’s Screening Partnership…
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MIAMI — The Transportation Security Administration and Miami International Airport (MIA) today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening program that…
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FLINT, Mich. — The Transportation Security Administration has expanded its popular TSA Pre✓™ program to Bishop International Airport (…
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SEATTLE — With the state of Washington ranking sixth nationwide in households that own a pet, it comes as no surprise that hundreds of people fly out of Seattle-Tacoma International…
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently achieved two major milestones for its trusted traveler programs. The Transportation Security Administration Pre✓™ application program, which began in December 2013, has now enrolled more…
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ATLANTA — The Transportation Security Administration and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) today announced the opening of an additional application site for TSA Pre…
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SAN FRANCISCO — The Transportation Security Administration and San Francisco International Airport (SFO) today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening…
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at a Memphis International Airport (MEM) checkpoint Sunday morning.  At approximately 9 a.m. July 20, a loaded .40 Smith & Wesson was discovered in a…
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DENVER — The Transportation Security Administration and Denver International Airport (DIA) today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening program that…
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MINNEAPOLIS — The Transportation Security Administration is advising fans attending the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star game at Target Field to be prepared for airport security on the trip home from…
|National Press Release
Last week, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson directed TSA to implement enhanced security measures at certain overseas airports with direct flights…
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Transportation Security Administration and Palm Beach International Airport today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening…
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NEW YORK — Transportation Security Administration officers at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) detected batons in the carry-on baggage of two men, and in the checked bag of a third man, in separate incidents within a two-hour period June…
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WICHITA, Kan. — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the opening of an application center in Wichita for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening program that allows travelers to leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belt, keep…
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ORLANDO, Fla. — The Transportation Security Administration and Orlando International Airport today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening…
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ST. LOUIS — The Transportation Security Administration and Lambert–St. Louis International Airport today announced the opening of an application site for TSA Pre✓™, an expedited screening program that allows travelers to leave on their shoes, light…
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ARLINGTON, Va. — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that Melvin J. Carraway will become deputy administrator July 13, 2014. Carraway replaces Deputy Administrator John W. Halinski, who will retire July 12, 2014.…