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TSA 12h
Ever wondered if you can take medication in your carry-on? Whether liquid, gel, cream or in pill form, the answer is YES! Have more questions? Send us a message at ! Live assistance is available 8am-10pm ET weekdays; 9am-7pm weekends/holidays.
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TSA 14h
Thank you and workforce for a great visit! Special shout out to - enforcing social distancing and face masks. All frontline/essential workers are critical to containing the spread of -19.
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TSA 16h
Does anyone remember this dog-gone cutie: Alfie from . Last year he won the 2019 Cutest Canine contest & we are so excited for this year's contest! Stay tuned next week to help us find the most pup-ular TSA K9. Voting will take place on Instagram, Twitter & Facebook!
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TSA 17h
Travelers who are enrolled in the TSA PreCheck program and bring a firearm to a checkpoint can have their status suspended. Just another reason why you should pack your firearm in your checked bag!
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David P. Pekoske 18h
Thank you and workforce for a great visit! Special shout out to - enforcing social distancing and face masks. All frontline/essential workers are critical to containing the spread of -19.
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TSA 18h
feature this week is us! Have you checked out our award-winning account? Do you love travel tips, dogs and dad jokes?? Be sure to follow our official Instagram account!
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TSA 19h
is committed to keeping travelers healthy & safe through the screening process. We must all strive to
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TSA 20h
Replying to @sarahdanxo
2: in carry-on bags as will comfortably fit in one quart-sized bag, through security. Also, please note that all medically exempt liquids that exceed 3.4 oz are subject to additional screening measures.
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TSA Aug 13
Training as an explosive detection K9 is no easy task. Conventional explosives detection canine teams undergo a 12-week training course, with passenger screening canine teams undergoing a 16-week training. Even after graduating, teams are continually assessed.
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TSA Aug 13
If you choose to travel, be sure to . Until further notice, TSA is allowing passengers to bring one container of hand sanitizer up to 12 oz in carry-on bags. Expect containers to be screened separately, which may add time to the checkpoint screening experience.
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TSA Aug 13
More than 80% of guns detected at checkpoints are loaded. Don't do this! Firearms can travel in checked baggage if they are properly packaged and declared. Learn how to pack your firearm at
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TSA Aug 13
Do you know about TSA's Innovation Task Force? ITF pushes the boundaries of security effectiveness & efficiency to create a seamless travel experience. Good news? ITF is looking for the next bright idea! Join ITF's virtual Industry Day today at 12:30pm ET
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TSA Aug 12
traveling with hand sanitizer couldn’t be easier? is allowing passengers to bring hand sanitizer up to 12 oz in carry-on bags. Cool stuff, right? Allow yourself plenty of time to remove larger containers and place them in a separate bin for screening.
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TSA Aug 12
See the latest from Administrator Pekoske.
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TSA Aug 12
Travelers should never bring a firearm to a checkpoint, even if you have a concealed carry permit. Doing so will be an inconvenient & expensive mistake. Civil financial penalty for bringing an unloaded gun to a checkpoint is $2,050 & starts at $4,100 if the gun is loaded.
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TSA_NewEngland Aug 12
These officers assigned to intervened when they noticed something wasn’t right.
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TSA_NewEngland Aug 10
On Saturday a officer discovered an improperly packed "pink" firearm during a checked bag search. The firearm case was unlocked and there was no declaration in the bag. Be sure you know the rules for travelling with guns.
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TSA Aug 12
our officers wear TSA-issued gloves during screening? They inspect them, change them regularly & will use a new pair upon a passenger's request. Learn more:
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TSA Aug 11
Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Travelers are encouraged to wash their hands for 20+ seconds before and after the security screening process. Plus, you can bring bars and sheets of soap in your carry-on!
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TSA Aug 11
is evaluating the operational and security impacts of using passengers’ photos to verify their identities instead of manual ID checks. To learn more about Photo Matching Technology visit:
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