DFW Near Top Of List For Airports Where TSA Confiscated Most Firearms At Security CheckpointsDespite fewer airline passengers in 2020, officials with the Transportation Security Administration say they detected twice as many firearms at airport security checkpoints in Texas and nationwide compared to 2019.
It's A COVID-19 Pandemic Record -- Most Passengers Onboard Airplanes Since MarchNew numbers released by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) show that December 27 was the busiest day in the airline industry since March -- with nearly 1.3 million travelers.
'This Isn't An Idle Threat': American Airlines May Cut Flights To Many Smaller CitiesFort Worth-based American Airlines is planning to drop flights to up to 30 smaller U.S. cities if a federal requirement to continue those flights expires at the end of next month.
Coronavirus Fears Continue To Undercut Travel, Leaving Many Airline Flights Nearly Empty
TSA: DFW Airport #2 For Most Firearms Discovered At Security Checkpoints In 2019Nationwide, the TSA says officers caught more firearms at checkpoints in 2019 than ever before in the agency’s 18-year history.
Texas Airport Security Dog A Finalist For TSA's Cutest K9 ContestThe Transportation Security Administration wants the public’s help to determine its cutest K9 in honor of National Dog Day, Monday, August 26.
Texas Man Caught With Missile Launcher In Luggage At BWI AirportTransportation Security Administration officers at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport detected a missile launcher in a Texas man’s checked luggage early Monday morning.
TSA To Send Hundreds, Including Air Marshals, To US-Mexico BorderThe Transportation Security Administration is planning to send hundreds of officials to help with efforts to deal with migrant inflows on the southern border just as the busy summer travel season begins, CNN reports.
TSA: 4 Texas Airports Ranked In Top 10 Of Number Of Guns Recovered At Security Checkpoints In 2018The TSA announced that 4,239 guns were recovered at security checkpoints at 249 airports across the U.S. in 2018. Four Texas airports ranked in the top 10 of guns recovered at those checkpoints last year.
TSA Screener Sick-Outs Hit 10 Percent Over Holiday WeekendThe percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work hit 10 percent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its fifth week.
TSA Workers Talk Shutdown Impact On Airline Safety At DFW RallyAs the partial government shutdown continues, North Texas TSA workers have gathered today to discuss the impact the shutdown is having on airline safety.
Hundreds Of TSA Screeners Working Without Pay Reportedly Calling In Sick At Major Airports Including DFWSick calls have increased by 200 percent to 300 percent at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport according to a local TSA official familiar with the situation.
TSA Program Criticized For Secretly Tracking U.S. CitizensA TSA domestic surveillance program is drawing criticism for tracking information from U.S. citizens not suspected of any crimes.
TSA Screenings Fail To Spot Weapons Most Of The TimeAn undercover operation has revealed that Transportation Security Administration screenings at airports fail for the most part.
TSA Tests Better Bomb-Detecting Scanners For Carry-OnsSecurity screeners are testing a 3-D scanner to inspect carry-on bags, a measure they hope will improve their ability to detect bombs and maybe shorten lines at the checkpoint.