Tag: Transportation Security Administration

TSA chief: Travelers should expect high volume Holiday travel period
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TSA chief: Travelers should expect high volume Holiday travel period

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2019

The Transportation Security Administration expects another high volume period for the upcoming holiday season. Between Dec. 19 and Jan. 5, ... Read More

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID
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Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day
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2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million per ... Read More

US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel
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US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on reports that ... Read More

TSA: New airport security scanner poses “privacy risks” to passengers
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TSA: New airport security scanner poses “privacy risks” to passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is demanding modifications of a new airport security system because it poses “privacy risks” to ... Read More

TSA stops over 4,000 firearms from getting onboard US aircrafts
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TSA stops over 4,000 firearms from getting onboard US aircrafts

editor editor- February 9, 2019

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) seized 4,239 guns last year when airport security discovered the firearms at airport security checkpoints. ... Read More

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death
Travel Safety & Emergencies

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death

editor editor- February 3, 2019

Today, Saturday, February 2 2019, Southwest Airlines canceled 49 inbound flights and 45 outbound flights, after a TSA officer jumped ... Read More

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!
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TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of ... Read More

FAA shuts down New York’s LaGuardia Airport, all incoming flights halted
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FAA shuts down New York’s LaGuardia Airport, all incoming flights halted

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has halted all incoming flights to New York City’s LaGuardia Airport amid air traffic controller ... Read More

US issues travel advisory for Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport
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US issues travel advisory for Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that the aviation security at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) does ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season
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Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected that 45.7 million passengers will ... Read More

Travel better with children during the holidays
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Travel better with children during the holidays

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Millions of North Americans travel for the holidays to spend time with family and friends, many with children in tow. ... Read More

TSA expands PreCheck to international itineraries
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TSA expands PreCheck to international itineraries

editor editor- May 13, 2013

TEMPE, Ariz. - US Airways commends the Transportation Security Administration for expanding TSA PreCheck™ to international itineraries. Read More

TSA workers ratify first union contract
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TSA workers ratify first union contract

editor editor- November 10, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Workers at the Transportation Security Administration made history today when they voted to ratify the first-ever collective ... Read More

TSA seeks to can 44 agents for not following screening procedures
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TSA seeks to can 44 agents for not following screening procedures

editor editor- October 20, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - The Transportation Security Administration said Friday it has started the process of firing 25 of its agents ... Read More

TSA pre-check program expands to Houston and Los Angeles
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TSA pre-check program expands to Houston and Los Angeles

editor editor- July 25, 2012

HOUSTON, Texas – United Airlines announced the launch today of the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) Pre✓™ program at Houston’s Bush ... Read More

TSA employees at Philadelphia airport face losing jobs over bribery scandal
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TSA employees at Philadelphia airport face losing jobs over bribery scandal

editor editor- June 19, 2012

Seven Transportation Security Administration employees at Philadelphia International Airport face losing their jobs after an eight-month internal investigation into an ... Read More

TSA to can 12 screeners for “compromising security of traveling public”
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TSA to can 12 screeners for “compromising security of traveling public”

editor editor- December 17, 2011

The Transportation Security Administration is "seeking the removal" of 12 workers for improperly screening checked luggage at Charlotte Douglas International ... Read More

TSA launches  explosives detection K9 team at Port Canaveral
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TSA launches explosives detection K9 team at Port Canaveral

editor editor- September 9, 2011

PORT CANAVERAL – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced the first K9 teams dedicated to enhancing explosives detection capabilities ... Read More

Over 25,000 security breaches occurred in US airports since 2001
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Over 25,000 security breaches occurred in US airports since 2001

editor editor- July 15, 2011

Washington - The nation's airports have suffered more than 25,000 security breaches since November 2001, according to a House committee, ... Read More

Pistole provides update on TSA’s new pilot program
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Pistole provides update on TSA’s new pilot program

editor editor- July 15, 2011

WASHINGTON - Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John S. Read More

Air Transport Association praises TSA known-traveler program
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Air Transport Association praises TSA known-traveler program

editor editor- July 15, 2011

WASHINGTON - The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Union welcomes new TSA alternate screening program
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Union welcomes new TSA alternate screening program

editor editor- April 4, 2011

WASHINGTON - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today issued support of the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) new program that ... Read More

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