TSA social media director David Johnston stands over a table full of peculiar items confiscated at Dulles Airport: A glittery clutch with brass knuckles as a clasp. A perfume bottle shaped like a grenade. A rusted circular saw blade. A pocket-sized pitchfork.
Meet America’s newest, and cutest, federal officers: a band of rescued beagles known as Chipper, Marlee, Chaze and Cardie. They will join the hundreds of beagles already at work at ports of entry in the US and abroad.
The Transportation Security Administration reported that nationwide, the number of firearms catches went up from 3,957 in 2017 to 4,239 in 2018. That nationwide figure has been increasing each year.
An officer from the Transportation Security Administration jumped to his death from a balcony inside Florida’s busiest airport Saturday, creating panic that brought some security checkpoints to a halt for hours and caused serious delays.
On My Take, Clinton Yates said that the airport workers should get the credit for ending the partial government shutdown.
The world’s busiest airport is experiencing long wait times to get through security just nine days before it expects 150,000 out-of-town visitors for the Super Bowl — and the second-longest wait time belongs to a local airport.
All over Twitter and Facebook, citizen commentators are offering a solution to end the partial U.S. government shutdown: airport workers should just go on strike. But striking is illegal for federal workers,
Travelers flying out of BWI Marshall Airport on Saturday may have been in for a longer wait time than usual after the Transportation Security Administration closed a checkpoint “due to excessive callouts.”
Seeking to ease the pain of airport security agents working through the partial government shutdown, the TSA is compensating those on duty the day after the lapse in funding and awarding $500 bonuses for work during the holiday travel season.
The increasing number of screeners calling out sick at the Transportation Security Administration is impacting its operations at smaller U.S. airports, but the agency’s effectiveness to protect the country’s flights has not been diminished, a TSA spokesperson told ABC News.
The TSA is preparing contingency plans so airport security standards do not suffer in case employee call-outs increase further and begin to have an effect on wait times.
The partial government shutdown that began Dec. 22 left TSA agent Jessica Caraballo and 420,000 other federal workers across the country forced to work without a paycheck.
Hundreds of Transportation Security Administration officers, who are required to work without paychecks through the partial government shutdown, have called out from work this week from at least four major airports, multiple sources tell CNN.
The Thanksgiving travel season looks to be a record-breaker, and several transportation officials gathered Tuesday to explain how to make the process as painless as possible — and the biggest mistake people make to hold everyone up.
The TSA said firearms can only go on aircraft if they’re unloaded and packed in a locked, hard-sided case separate from any ammunition, in checked baggage and if you declare that you’re bringing a gun when you check the case.
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