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November 13, 2017 | Local Press Release
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today showcased its new and expanded security checkpoint operations and checked baggage capabilities at San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport’s (SBP) new terminal, which...
November 08, 2017 | Local Press Release
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will open a temporary application center for one week at the Eastern Iowa Airport (CID), where individuals can apply for TSA Pre✓®.The application center will be open Monday, Nov...
November 08, 2017 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON — Members of the Office of Inspector General (OIG) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator today appeared before the House Committee on Homeland Security to discuss the...
November 07, 2017 | Local Press Release
RICHMOND, Va. – Transportation Security Administration officers working at Richmond International Airport Monday, Nov. 6, stopped two men who were carrying handguns in their carry-on bags at the airport’s checkpoints. Both men were cited by the...
November 06, 2017 | Local Press Release
LINTHICUM, Md. – A Bedford, Pennsylvania, man was arrested at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) Sunday, Nov. 5 after a Transportation Security Administration officer caught him with a loaded semi-automatic handgun in...
November 06, 2017 | Local Press Release
ROANOKE, Va. – Transportation Security Administration officers at Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) prevented a Franklin County, Virginia, man from bringing a loaded .380 caliber handgun onto an airplane Sunday, Nov. 5.The man a resident of...
November 06, 2017 | Local Press Release
LEWISTON, Idaho. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport (LWS).The new procedures require travelers to place all...
November 05, 2017 | Local Press Release
ARLINGTON, Va. – Transportation Security Administration officers at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) stopped a Manassas, Virginia, resident from bringing a loaded handgun onto a flight Thursday, Nov. 2.The man was stopped at the...
November 02, 2017 | Local Press Release
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The number of passengers expected to fly this Thanksgiving season is estimated to be high, with more than 2.4 million passengers per day expected to pass through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints nationwide each day...
November 01, 2017 | Local Press Release
RICHMOND, Va. —  To ensure the security of airline passengers and the nation’s airports, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has begun to implement new, stronger screening procedures for carry-on items at airports across the country...
November 01, 2017 | Local Press Release
PHILADELHIA – Demand for travelers interested in enrolling in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) TSA Pre✓® program has been so strong that a temporary application center will open at Philadelphia International Airport in addition to...
October 31, 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers prevented a North Carolina man from bringing a loaded handgun on board a plane at a Charlotte Douglas International Airport checkpoint. The incident occurred this morning just...
October 27, 2017 | Local Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).The new procedures require travelers to place all...
October 27, 2017 | Local Press Release
DULLES, V.A. —  To ensure the security of airline passengers and the nation’s airports, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has begun to implement new, stronger screening procedures for carry-on items at airports across the country with...
October 26, 2017 | Local Press Release
SPOKANE, Wash. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Spokane International Airport (GEG).The new procedures require travelers to place all electronics...
October 25, 2017 | Local Press Release
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Bradley International Airport (BDL).The new procedures require travelers to place all...
October 25, 2017 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the expansion of its TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program to five additional domestic and international carriers. Now in operation, the five new partnering airlines are All...
October 25, 2017 | Local Press Release
MILWAUKEE, Wis.--The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered a loaded firearm in a carry-on bag at Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) this morning at a security screening checkpoint.    TSA found the .45 caliber...
October 24, 2017 | Local Press Release
ORLANDO, Fla. -  To ensure the security of airline passengers and the nation’s airports, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has begun implementing new, stronger screening procedures for carry-on items at Orlando International Airport (...
October 24, 2017 | Local Press Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Tucson International Airport (TUS) and seven other airports in Arizona.The new procedures require...
October 23, 2017 | Local Press Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – A Montgomery County, New York, man was arrested at Albany International Airport (ALB) Friday, Oct. 20, after Transportation Security Administration officers caught the Amsterdam, N.Y., resident trying to carry a loaded .380 caliber...
October 23, 2017 | Local Press Release
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To ensure the security of airline passengers and the nation’s airports, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) implemented new, stronger screening procedures for carry-on items today at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (...
October 20, 2017 | Local Press Release
RENO, Nevada - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has implemented new and stronger carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO).The new procedures require travelers to place all electronics...
October 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
HARLINGEN, Texas—The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced new carry-on baggage security screening procedures at Valley International Airport (HRL) and McAllen International Airport (MFE).To ensure the security of airline...
October 18, 2017 | Local Press Release
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Residents in the San Luis Obispo area will have the opportunity to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) popular TSA Pre✓® program at the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP) for two weeks...

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