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TSA Prepared for Summer Travel Out of LaGuardia Airport

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has seen travel volume increase this summer and the agency is prepared to handle the bump in travelers in...
TSA to restart flight crew self-defense training

TSA to Restart Flight Crew Self-defense Training

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is pleased to announce the commencement of Crew Member Self-Defense (CMSD) training in early July. The program was previously...

Biden Administration Offers TSA Employees Full Collective Bargaining Rights, Better Pay

Department of Homeland Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas ordered Transportation Security Administrator David Pekoske to align employees’ rights with those enjoyed by the vast majority of...
TSA Extends Face Mask Requirement at Airports

TSA Extends Face Mask Requirement at Airports

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is extending the face mask requirement for individuals across all transportation networks throughout the United States, including at airports,...
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Deadline Is Quickly Approaching for 100% Cargo Screening for Explosives

The ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) has put forward standards to begin on June 30, 2021, ensuring all cargo transported in commercial aircraft be...
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ANA Airways To Debut Travel Pass

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will conduct a trial of the International Air Transport Association  Travel Pass mobile application. The trial will further ANA’s goal...

TSA’s Explosives Detection Canines are Something to Woof About!

February is National Dog Training Education Month, and as TSA’s most senior explosives detection dog, I’m back to let you know about all the...
TSA Ramps Up Safety Measures As Pandemic Continues

TSA Ramps Up Safety Measures As Pandemic Continues

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reported the final daily figure of estimated travel volume for calendar year 2020, closing a year that tested the...
TSA Team at LaGuardia Airport Earns DHS Secretary’s Award for Pandemic Heroism

TSA Team at LaGuardia Airport Earns DHS Secretary’s Award for Pandemic Heroism

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) team at LaGuardia Airport was awarded the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Award for Pandemic Heroism. The honor, which was...

TSA Screened 1.17 Million Travelers Post Thanksgiving, Down 60% from 2019

While Thanksgiving travel has certainly been lighter than usual, U.S. air travel hit its highest level since mid-March 2019 over the holiday and millions...