A new passenger screening program to make check-in more convenient for certain travelers is being expanded to 28 more major U.S. airports.
The TSA has a policy to randomly select people for extra screenings, but some female passengers believe there is nothing “random” about the way they were picked.
The TSA is proving that all that loose change really does add up. In 2010, the TSA reported that they collected $409,085.56 in loose change.
Pies… yes, snow globes… no. As you, or someone you know, prepare to head out for the holiday you should know a few of the little known rules concerning what you can take on an airplane with you and what you should leave at home.
The TSA plans to expand a test program that pre-screens some travelers who volunteer extra information about themselves in exchange for swifter trips through airport security.
The long lines, taking off your shoes and body scans – they’re all necessary hassles of airport security. Now, the future of flying could allow travelers to skip that process and head straight to the gate.
Some travelers may find it easier getting through security at four major airports in return for voluntarily providing more personal information.
A Dallas woman claims she was humiliated at an airport when TSA agents patted down her hair.
Security screeners at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will no longer see full body image outlines when passengers go through scanning machines.
The TSA will test a program to pre-screen a small group of select air travelers, including some at DFW Int’l Airport, who volunteer more personal information about themselves so they can be vetted to get faster screening at airport checkpoints.
A Texas Senate committee has passed a weakened version of a bill criminalizing intrusive security pat-downs at airports, angering many of the people who showed up to support it.
A tea party lawmaker has implored Governor Rick Perry to stand up for legislation banning “intrusive” airport security screenings.