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May 30, 2017 | Local Press Release
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Transportation Security Administration officers prevented a Florida man from bringing a loaded handgun on board a plane at a Charlotte Douglas International Airport checkpoint yesterday. The incident occurred yesterday just after 4...
May 29, 2017 | Local Press Release
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Transportation Security Administration officers at Syracuse-Hancock International Airport (SYR) prevented an Oneida County, New York, woman from bringing a handgun onto an airplane Saturday, May 27, when they found the gun in the...
May 26, 2017 | Local Press Release
NEW YORK – The Transportation Security Administration and American Airlines jointly launched two new automated security screening lanes in Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) earlier this week, introducing state-of-the-art...
May 26, 2017 | Local Press Release
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. -- The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) introduced the latest checkpoint screening technology equipment at North Central West Virginia Airport (CKB) this week.With the addition of the new Advanced Imaging Technology (...
May 25, 2017 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration today announced the expansion of its TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program to seven additional domestic and international carriers. Now in operation, the seven new partnering airlines are Copa...
May 24, 2017 | Local Press Release
BISMARCK, N.D.– The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in North Dakota is preparing for the start of the summer travel period, which traditionally begins on the Memorial Day holiday weekend continuing through Labor Day.TSA projects it will...
May 24, 2017 | Statement
For Immediate ReleaseOffice of Public AffairsContact: 571-227-2829“Over the past year, TSA has been adjusting screening procedures at select U.S. airports on a trial basis in an effort to improve screener performance at the checkpoint. There are no...
May 23, 2017 | Local Press Release
NEW YORK – More individuals than ever are traveling with disabilities and medical conditions, and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is helping them get through security screening at airports during the busy summer travel season....
May 22, 2017 | Local Press Release
MILWAUKEE– The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is prepared for the start of the summer travel period, typically marked by the Memorial Day holiday weekend and continuing into August. At General Mitchell International Airport (MKE), 2017...
May 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
NEWARK, N.J. – The number of passengers expected to fly this summer season is expected to be the highest in years with more than 2.2 million passengers per day expected to pass through Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints between...
May 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
LA CROSSE, Wis. – The Transportation Security Administration announced the deployment of the latest checkpoint screening technology to La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).Advanced imaging technology (AIT) safely screens passengers for metallic and...
May 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
MADISON, Wis. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is prepared for the start of the summer travel period, typically marked by the Memorial Day holiday weekend and continuing into August. At Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), TSA...
May 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – The Transportation Security Administration announced the deployment of the latest checkpoint screening technology to Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU).Advanced imaging technology (AIT) safely screens passengers for metallic...
May 19, 2017 | Local Press Release
RICHMOND, Va. – A Norfolk, Virgina man was arrested at Richmond International Airport on Thursday, May 18 after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers detected a loaded semi-automatic handgun in the traveler’s carry-on bag.  A TSA...
May 18, 2017 | Local Press Release
RHINELANDER, Wis.– The Transportation Security Administration announced the deployment of the latest checkpoint screening technology to Rhinelander/Oneida Airport (RHI).Advanced imaging technology (AIT) safely screens passengers for metallic and...
May 18, 2017 | Local Press Release
MOSINEE, Wis. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today the deployment of the latest checkpoint screening technology to Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA).Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) safely screens passengers for metallic...
May 17, 2017 | Local Press Release
DULLES, Va. – A Williamsburg, Virginia, man was caught with a loaded handgun at Washington Dulles International Airport Monday, May 16 after Transportation Security Administration officers detected him trying to carry the firearm past a security...
May 17, 2017 | Local Press Release
NEW YORK – The Transportation Security Administration, Delta Air Lines and JFKIAT, LLC jointly launched new automated security screening lanes in Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) today, introducing state-of-the-art...
May 16, 2017 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration is preparing for the start of the summer travel period, typically marked by the Memorial Day holiday weekend and continuing through Labor Day. Record numbers of passengers are expected at...
May 14, 2017 | Local Press Release
NEWARK, N.J. – A Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, man was arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport May 13, after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers detected a loaded semi-automatic handgun in the traveler’s carry-on bag.  A...
May 12, 2017 | Local Press Release
BALTIMORE – A Pennsylvania resident was arrested at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) early this morning, Friday, May 12, after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers caught him carrying a firearm at a...
May 10, 2017 | Local Press Release
LIBERAL, Kan. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has installed the latest checkpoint screening technology at Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport (LBL).  Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) safely screens passengers for metallic and...
May 09, 2017 | Local Press Release
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Safeguarding the public is what makes TSA officer Ralph Modugno proudest about his job. For the past seven years he has served as a transportation security officer at Atlantic City International Airport (ACY). Last week, while...
May 08, 2017 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced the publication of the Public Area Security Summit National Framework, which is a set of recommendations jointly developed with industry, government, academic,...
May 08, 2017 | Local Press Release
BOISE, Idaho - With the summer vacation travel season quickly approaching, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) encourages local residents to come to the Boise Airport (BOI) and enroll in the popular TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program...

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