Tag: Transportation Security Administration

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 18:45 0

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, without ANY legal ID papers, ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019 07:35 0

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

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019 15:33 0

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on reports that Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019 23:07 0

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

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

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

editor editor- February 9, 2019 02:04 0

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

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death

editor editor- February 3, 2019 02:06 0

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

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 17:25 0

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of the more than 45,000 Transportation ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 15:26 0

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

Federal employees impacted by government shutdown at Silicon Valley Airport get help

Federal employees impacted by government shutdown at Silicon Valley Airport get help

editor editor- January 24, 2019 02:47 0

Produce and non-perishable foods weer distributed to SJC staff affected by the government shutdown. Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 20:22 0

US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that the aviation security at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) does not maintain and carry out ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018 22:20 0

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

Travel better with children during the holidays

Travel better with children during the holidays

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 10:25 0

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

TSA expands PreCheck to international itineraries

TSA expands PreCheck to international itineraries

editor editor- May 13, 2013 03:06 0

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

TSA workers ratify first union contract

TSA workers ratify first union contract

editor editor- November 10, 2012 01:05 0

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

TSA seeks to can 44 agents for not following screening procedures

TSA seeks to can 44 agents for not following screening procedures

editor editor- October 20, 2012 08:50 0

WASHINGTON, DC - The Transportation Security Administration said Friday it has started the process of firing 25 of its agents and suspending 19 others for ... Read More

TSA pre-check program expands to Houston and Los Angeles

TSA pre-check program expands to Houston and Los Angeles

editor editor- July 25, 2012 07:58 0

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

TSA employees at Philadelphia airport face losing jobs over bribery scandal

TSA employees at Philadelphia airport face losing jobs over bribery scandal

editor editor- June 19, 2012 09:28 0

Seven Transportation Security Administration employees at Philadelphia International Airport face losing their jobs after an eight-month internal investigation into an alleged bribery scandal, the age Read More

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

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

editor editor- December 17, 2011 06:12 0

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

TSA launches  explosives detection K9 team at Port Canaveral

TSA launches explosives detection K9 team at Port Canaveral

editor editor- September 9, 2011 07:34 0

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

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

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

editor editor- July 15, 2011 07:45 0

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

Pistole provides update on TSA’s new pilot program

Pistole provides update on TSA’s new pilot program

editor editor- July 15, 2011 05:28 0

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

Air Transport Association praises TSA known-traveler program

Air Transport Association praises TSA known-traveler program

editor editor- July 15, 2011 04:54 0

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

Union welcomes new TSA alternate screening program

editor editor- April 4, 2011 04:36 0

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

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