Jul 18, 2017 - by Nancy Tuitama
Beginning later this week, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will require additional security measures for all international flights to the United States.
These measures include enhanced screening of travelers, as well as heightened screening of electronic devices larger than a standard smartphone. Travelers
may need to remove these devices from their protective cases or outer packaging for inspection.
May 10, 2017 - by Nancy Tuitama
We’ve all seen the pictures of security checkpoint lines that seemingly snake through the entire airport. Maybe you’ve even waited in one of those lines? The good news is the TSA has been hiring staff. And, airlines are investing in more modern (and faster) screening equipment.
According to a survey released by Travel Leaders Group, traveler satisfaction of overall airport security rose to 67.5% this year. That’s a slight increase over...
May 03, 2017 - by Nancy Tuitama
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is testing new procedures at 10 U.S. airports that require people to carry less in their carry-ons.
Carry-on bags are just too cluttered, making it hard for screeners to do their jobs the TSA said.
In addition to their laptops, passengers are being asked to remove all devices larger than a cellphone, including tablets and e-readers, as well as food
and books, and place...