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May 23, 2019 | Local Press Release
PHILADELPHIA - A Chester County, Pennsylvania, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) yesterday, May 22, when they detected a handgun in the man’s backpack.The man, a resident...
May 23, 2019 | Local Press Release
NEW YORK -  The three airports in the New York region will contribute heavily to the 10 million more passengers expected to be screened at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints this summer compared to summer 2018.TSA expects to...
May 23, 2019
WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is preparing for what is likely to be the agency’s busiest travel season ever, as 263 million passengers and crew are projected to pass through security checkpoints nationwide from...
May 23, 2019 | Local Press Release
WASHINGTON - The three airports in the Washington and Baltimore region will contribute heavily to the 10 million more passengers expected to be screened at Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints this summer compared to summer 2018....
May 22, 2019 | Local Press Release
LINTHICUM, Md. - An Anne Arundel County, Maryland, woman was cited by police early this morning, May 22, at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers caught her...
May 22, 2019 | Local Press Release
PITTSBURGH - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is preparing for what may be the busiest travel season ever, as 263 million passengers and crew are projected to pass through security checkpoints nationwide between Memorial Day weekend...
May 22, 2019 | Local Press Release
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is predicting that this summer will be the busiest on record with more 2.2 million people going through airport security checkpoints every day nationwide between Memorial Day and...
May 22, 2019 | Local Press Release
SAN JOSE, Calif. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the Bay Area predicts summer 2019 will be the busiest on record with a 4% year-over-year increase in the number of departing travelers screened at the three local airports. The 4...
May 21, 2019 | Local Press Release
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) predicts that summer 2019 will be the busiest on record with an average increase of 6% in the number of travelers who will...
May 20, 2019 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today released a summary of findings from an in-depth review of TSA human capital services initiated last September by TSA Administrator David Pekoske. A panel of public and private...
May 20, 2019 | Local Press Release
HUNTINGTON, WV – A Wood County, West Virginia, man was caught by Transportation Security Administration officers with a loaded .38 caliber revolver in his carry-on bag at the Huntington Tri-State Airport (HTS) May 18. It marked the fourth gun caught...
May 20, 2019 | Local Press Release
BOSTON –Transportation Security Administration officers caught two loaded handguns at Boston Logan International Airport checkpoints May 19, marking the fifth and sixth guns TSA has stopped at the airport checkpoints so far this year.An Arizona man...
May 20, 2019
BOISE, Idaho – An officer with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at Boise Airport (BOI) discovered two firearms and 50 rounds of .380 caliber ammunition in the carry-on luggage of a male traveler Monday at approximately 7 a.m. MDT.The...
May 20, 2019 | Local Press Release
BOSTON –Transportation Security Administration officers caught two loaded handguns at Boston Logan International Airport checkpoints May 19, marking the fifth and sixth guns TSA has stopped at the airport checkpoints so far this year.An Arizona man...
May 20, 2019
HAILEY, Idaho - Blaine County residents will have the opportunity to enroll in TSA Pre✓® at Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN) for five days starting Monday, June 24, 2019. This is the first time SUN has hosted a TSA Pre✓® enrollment opportunity.The...
May 17, 2019 | Local Press Release
HARTFORD, Conn. - A Florida man was arrested yesterday, May 16, after Transportation Security Administration officers at Bradley International Airport (BDL) stopped him from bringing a loaded handgun onto an airplane. It marked the fourth gun caught...
May 17, 2019 | Local Press Release
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...
May 17, 2019 | Local Press Release
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Residents of the Lehigh Valley area will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® program at Lehigh Valley International Airport from June 17 to 28, where officials will host a temporary “...
May 16, 2019 | Local Press Release
DULLES, Va. – A Loudoun County, Virginia, man was caught with a gun and two magazines of ammunition at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) on Wednesday, May 15, after a Transportation Security Administration officer spotted the items in...
May 16, 2019 | Local Press Release
NORFOLK, Va., - A Virginia Beach man was caught by the Transportation Security Administration with a loaded handgun at a Norfolk International Airport checkpoint on Wednesday, May 15. It marked the fifth gun that TSA officers have caught at the...
May 14, 2019 | Local Press Release
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is hosting a one-day recruitment event Saturday, May 18 to hire Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) to work at Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport (MSP). Starting pay...
May 14, 2019 | Local Press Release
KALISPELL, Mont. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in Montana predicts that summer 2019 will be the busiest on record with an average increase of 9% in the number of travelers who will depart Montana’s four largest airports between...
May 14, 2019 | Local Press Release
KALISPELL, Mont. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today reminded Montana residents that starting Oct. 1, 2020, travelers will need a REAL ID-compliant form of identification to board a commercial flight.The Montana Motor Vehicle...
May 13, 2019 | Local Press Release
PITTSBURGH – A Crawford County, Pennsylvania, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) when they spotted a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag on Sunday, May 12.   The man, a...
May 13, 2019 | Local Press Release
AVOCA, Pa. – Residents of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton region will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport from June 3 to June 7 where...

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