Airport Safety & Security

A CAT unit reads a passport that was inserted into the unit and indicates that this ID is valid as indicated by the green bar in the lower right-hand corner of the screen. (TSA photo)

Westchester County Airport Installs Security Technology to Validate Passenger ID

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoint at Westchester County Airport (HPN) is now using new technology that confirms the validity of a traveler’s identification...
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands fleet with two more Special Mission Beechcraft King Air 350CER

US Customs and Border Protection Expands King Air Fleet 

Textron Aviation was awarded a contract for two additional Beechcraft King Air 350-CPR  turboprop aircraft for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and...
REAL-ID TSA MIKLOS Michael Miklos

TSA Deputy Administrator Obtains His REAL ID

While visiting various regional transportation hubs earlier this week as part of his official duties, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Deputy Administrator Michael T. Miklos...

TSA Installs Touchless Security Checkpoints

New credential authentication devices are being installed at various airport checkpoints, enabling passengers to insert their ID directly into a card reader, eliminating the...

First Optimistic Sign of Aviation’s Return to Profitability

Screening numbers have improved dramatically says the TSA, but we have a long way to go. A  patch of blue appeared in the sky...
TSA is installing acrylic barriers at John F. Kennedy International Airport to help protect passengers and workforce from coronavirus

TSA Installs Acrylic Barriers at John F. Kennedy International Airport to Protect Passengers and...

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is in the process of installing new acrylic barriers at security checkpoints throughout John F. Kennedy International Airport as...
CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION INTRODUCES Automated Passport Control (APC) AT ALL PORT AUTHORITY AIRPORTS

CBP Introduces Automated Passport Control at All PANYNJ Airports

Automated Passport Control (APC) is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that streamlines the entry process for U.S. citizens, U.S. legal permanent...

Newark TSA Team Pitches In for Community Support With Food Donations

The pandemic has resulted in lost jobs, reduced work hours and lost wages for millions of Americans. When Lead Transportation Security Manager Bruce Moore...
TSA is installing acrylic barriers at LaGuardia Airport to help protect passengers and workforce from coronavirus

TSA Is Installing Acrylic Barriers at LaGuardia Airport to Help Protect Against Coronavirus

TSA is installing acrylic barriers at LaGuardia Airport to help protect passengers and workforce from coronavirus The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is in the process...
David Pekoske TSA at EWR

TSA Administrator Visits Newark Liberty International Airport for Town Hall Meeting With Employees

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator David Pekoske traveled to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to meet with the TSA workforce and conduct one of...

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